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Our customer often ask - "Which strings are the best?"
Unfortunately this is not an easy question to answer and there is no definitive answer. Every violin player is unique and so is every violin. Therefore some instruments will respond better to a particular type of string than others. Strings vary in their sound, playability, volume and responsiveness.
Types of string
There are three main types of string – steel core, synthetic core and gut core: