Who are we?

The String Zone was founded in 2004 by Andrew Riley in Egham, Surrey. It has since grown to become by far the largest online UK retailer of orchestral strings, cases, bows and accessories. Buy with confidence from a company whose staff have over 30 years' experience in all aspects of bowed strings.

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Recent Buyer Reviews
Dominant Violin Strings, SET Play in really quickly. Nice tone. None full review...
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Larsen Virtuoso Viola Strings, SET Power and responsiveness without compromising warmth and sensitivity. Fairly quick to settle. Nothing as of yet, been using them for a couple of m... full review...
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