This viola is labeled Helmuth A. Keller, Philadelphia c.1985. Helmuth Keller is from one of the famed Philadelphia families of violin makers. Son-in-law of Martin Nebel – who worked for Wurlitzer in New York and then opened his own shop in Philadelphia – Keller came to Philadelphia from Germany after the Second World War to work for William Moennig & Son. In the early 1960s, he opened his own business which continues under his son, Stephen Keller.
This Da Salo copy viola is available for trial via shipping or in our showroom.
|Maker||Helmuth A. Keller|