Violin strings

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Violin strings are essential part of the violin, various kinds of strings and their manufacturers are outlined below. The websites of manufacturers are in External resources.

Selection of strings by material

Gut strings

Plain gut

  • Pirastro Chorda
  • Dlugolecki

Wound gut

  • Pirastro Gold
  • Pirastro Eudoxa
  • Pirastro Oliv

Synthetic strings

  • Thomastic Dominant
  • Thomastic Infeld Red
  • Thomastic Infeld Blue
  • Thomastic Vision
  • Pirastro Evah Pirazzi
  • Pirastro Obligato
  • Pirastro Tonica
  • Pirastro Aricore
  • Pirastro Synoxa
  • Corelli Crystal
  • Corelli Alliance
  • D’Addario Zyex
  • Larsen
  • Warchal Brilliant
  • Warchal Karneol
  • Warchal Ametyst
  • Warchal Nefrit

Steel strings

  • D’Addario Helicore
  • Pirastro Piranito
  • Pirastro Chromcore
  • Jargar

String manufacturers and their product lines

Damian Dlugolecki [1]

Gut strings
  • Dlugolecki

Pirastro [2]

Gut strings

  • Passione Solo
  • Passione
  • Oliv
  • Oliv-Stiff
  • Eudoxa
  • Eudoxa-Stiff
  • Chorda
  • Gold

Synthetic strings

  • Evah Pirazzi Gold
  • Evah Pirazzi
  • Obligato
  • Violino
  • Wondertone Solo
  • Tonica
  • Synoxa
  • Aricore
  • Eudoxa-Aricore

Steel strings

  • No. 1
  • Flexocor-Permanent
  • Chromcor
  • Eudoxa-Chromcor
  • Piranito

Thomastic Infeld Vienna [3]

Synthetic strings

  • Dominant
  • Peter Infeld
  • Vision Solo
  • Spirit!
  • Alphayue
  • Präzision
  • Infeld Red
  • Infeld Blue
  • Vision
  • Vision Titanium Solo
  • Vision Titanium Orchestra
  • Lakatos Pizzicato
  • Spirocore
  • Superflexible
  • e01

D'Addario [4]

Steel core

  • Prelude
  • Helicore

Synthetic core

  • Pro-Arté
  • Kaplan Amo
  • Kaplan Vivo
  • Zyex

Steel string

  • Kaplan violin E

Larsen Strings [5]

  • Larsen Virtuoso
  • Larsen Tzigane
  • Larsen Original
  • Il Cannone

Savarez [6]

  • Argentine
  • Corelli New Crystal Forte
  • Corelli New Crystal Medium
  • Corelli New Crystal Medium Light
  • Corelli Alliance Vivace Forte
  • Corelli Alliance Vivace Medium
  • Corelli Alliance Vivace Medium Light
  • Corelli Cantiga Forte
  • Corelli Cantiga Medium
  • Corelli Cantiga Medium Light

Warchal [7]

Steel strings

  • Avantgarde A
  • Russian Style A

Synthetic strings

  • Brilliant
  • Brilliant Vintage
  • Karneol
  • Ametyst
  • Nefrit

Jargar Strings [8]

  • Classic
  • Superior
  • Silver Sound G string

Pyramid Strings [9]

  • Gold
  • Superior
  • Ultraflex
  • Soloflex
  • Syntha-core

Prim [10]

  • Prim
  • Lisa E string

Otto Musica [11]

  • SN-90 OTTO Strings
  • SN-20 OTTO Strings
  • SN-200 OTTO Strings
  • GG-71 “Golden Green” E String

Lenzner strings [12]

  • Goldtwistle
  • Quinton
  • Supersolo

References