The MLS110 Violin outfit is a great choice for beginning musicians. The well balanced tones and broad articulation range ensure that this is perfect for beginning students. The hand-applied ruby red spirit varnish is a durable solution designed to withstand the student environment. African ebony fittings, Otto tailpiece with four fine tuners and D’Addario Prelude strings all compliment the needs of the environment for which it was thoughtfully designed. The outfit includes a durable foam dart case and brazilwood bow.