Here at Chappell, we stock a variety of strings from different manufacturers to cater for all levels and requirements.
Astrea's steel strings are perfect for beginners; very affordable, they're very reliable and well suited to keeping an instrument in good tune. Available in most sizes for violin, viola and 'cello.
Thomastik Dominant are one of the most popular string makers in the world. The synthetic core gives the strings a bold, focused tone which is perfect for intermediate players or professionals. Available for violin, viola and 'cello. For violinists, Chappell also stock Infeld Blue which offer a bright synthetic string and Infeld Red which have a darker tone.
From Pirastro, Chappell stock a variety of the most popular synthetic and gut-core violin strings.
For the chamber musician or soloist seeking a particularly warm, resonant tone, there are the synthetic Obligato strings. For the modern, bright soloist or orchestral player wanting the brilliance of their violin to shine we have Evah Pirazzi strings, and for the player who would prefer to play on metal-wound gut core strings, there are Eudoxa, another popular choice with chamber musicians, and it's varients, the softer Pirastro Gold, and Olive, a heavier string which adds tension and power.
For the 'Cello, we stock Larsen strings, the ideal professional 'cello strings. with a powerful, brilliant tone and a long lasting life with their firm steel core. Also available are Jargar Medium strings, which are popular across the board with a clear, bright response and ample power and projection.