VIOLA

Viola

Viola

They are made of a very flexible steel core and they produce a big, powerful, distinct and well-balanced tone. They are easily combined with other brands and especially the A string is often combined with other brands.

Viola specifications

The Viola strings come in three different tension – Forte, Medium and Dolce. The A string is made both in the loop and ball end version.

Ø Forte Medium Dolce
A 0,45 mm 0,44 mm 0,43 mm
D 0,74 mm (8,4 kp) 0,73 mm (8,1 kp) 0,72 mm (7,6 kp)
G 0,81 mm (6,5 kp) 0,79 mm (6,4 kp) 0,77 mm (6,3 kp)
C 1,10 mm (6,1 kp) 1,08 mm (6,0 kp) 1,06 mm (5,5 kp)
Silver Sound

Silver Sound

The G and C strings are also available with an upper winding of pure silver, which makes the sound more like gut strings. The G and C Silver Sound for viola is often combined with the normal A and D strings as a set to create a warmer and more round sound.

Silver Sound specifications

The viola silver strings are made for the G and C strings. They come in three different tensions – Forte, Medium and Dolce.

Ø Forte Medium Dolce
G 0,85 mm 0,85 mm 0,81 mm
C 1,07 mm 1,05 mm 1,03 mm