Viola di Pardone (Baryton) Essentially, the Baryton is a viola da gamba with six or seven strings but with many thin metal strings running under the fingerboard. These can be plucked with the thumb of the left hand while the other strings are bowed.
Ice Music - this band makes their instruments from ice and embeds lights inside. They've made cellos violins violas guitars xylophones spherical drums etc. They play classical rock pop bluegrass and more (via Erin)
The Hirom Glass Violin is a product of Hario Glass Co. Each violin is hand-blown from a single piece of sturdy, heat-resistant glass and is individually numbered with a unique number and hand painted. A remarkable piece of art made by hand!