The Finest Carbon Fiber Stringed Instruments in the World

Luis and Clark instruments are used throughout the world by many of the finest players in world class orchestras, crossover popular artists, and musicians from every walk of life who value powerful sound, pure pitch, and exquisite craftsmanship. We invite you to discover more about the instruments throughout this website.

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That Carbon Fiber Cello

By now we all probably know that Yo Yo Ma did NOT play his carbon fiber cello at the Inauguration and we didn’t hear the real notes he actually did play. But Mr Ma does play a carbon fiber cello and did play one at the Washington Mall for 10 days in 100-degree heat during a Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 2003. He said that in heat like that he could control the strings on his carbon fiber cello in a way not possible on a wooden cello, and joked that the instrument could probably even double as a barbeque.

Luis and Clark at Seven Hills, Lenox 2007 Schubert “Trout”

Franz Schubert Piano Quintet in A Major (‘Trout’) D667. First 3 movements. […]

The Bacon Brothers at the Michael Bacon Music studio

The Bacon Brothers at the Michael Bacon Music studio, New York City […]