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.
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.
|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)|
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.
The viola silver strings are made for the G and C strings. They come in three different tensions – Forte, Medium and Dolce.
|G||0,85 mm||0,85 mm||0,81 mm|
|C||1,07 mm||1,05 mm||1,03 mm|