Bows

Belcanto Violins Bows

At Belcanto Violins we have a bow for your every need. From our starter model at the BB 1 Series to Professional Level BB 5 & 7 Series. You can expect affordability yet quality and maximum sound to partner with your violin.

To ensure durability and tone quality, we source the strongest Brazil and Pernambuco woods. We have also specially designed for weight and balance control, the carbon fibre models for your choosing in our 7 Series range and for lovers of Baroque music, we carry a special Snakewood Baroque Bow.

For serious players, we customize Archetier Series Bows. These Bows are well weighted and are made by the strongest and most carefully selected Pernambuco Woods.

BB3 SERIES

Well balanced Brazil wood Stick, reliable and draws a deep tone which produces adequate tone colors. Available from 1/10 to 4/4 sizes.

BB1 Series

Easy playability, balanced and durable, thicker and stronger than other similar priced bows, but lightweight with maximum sound. Available in 1/16 to 4/4 sizes.

BB5 Series HexAGON

Well-weighted Pernambuco stick, excellent control to bring out sweet and sonorous tone colors. Able to control a large range of dynamics. The bow of choice for many of our customers. Available from 1/8 to 4/4 sizes

BB5 SERIES ROUND

Beautiful Bullhorn Frog and a versatile rounded Pernambuco stick. Brings out bounce and tone colours well. Provides a large range of dynamics

BB5 SERIES EXTEND

Strong Pernambuco Hexagonal Stick with an extended screw for larger hands. Well weighted and balanced to produce a large range of dynamics, tone colours and bow strokes.

BB7 SERIES CARBON

Powerful and Solid Carbon Fibre Stick, Fleur De Lys Frog inlay. This well weighted and balanced bow brings out controlled bow strokes and a vast range of dynamics. For exam and competition use, ideal for spiccato, ricochet passages and more. Hairs are Siberian quality and stick to the strings well. A very reliable bow.

BB7 SERIES HYBRID

Carbon Fibre Bow with sylized Bullshorn Frog. This model possesses some qualities of the wooden counterparts. Brings out well focused tones, with a vast range of sweet tone colors and dynamics. Well balanced and fitted with Siberian hairs to give a solid control for difficult passages.

BB7 BAROQUE

Very durable Snakewood Stick. Well weighted and balanced to produce a clear and focused sound needed for Baroque use. Has a good balance for voice highlights. A joy to use for Baroque players and those who would like a first hand experience with how Bach music can be played.

ARchetier SERIES – SILVER MOUNTED ROUND STICK WITH SIBERIAN HAIRS 4/4 SIZE

Carefully Selected Pernambuco Wood. Aims for player to execute precision yet flexible for an array of tone colours. Made by our master bowmaker. Comfortable and well balanced and weighted. Brings out the best of your violin with a well rounded tone.