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
Jade L'Opera Rosin Very easy to apply .you don't need to apply too much which is easy to do .very nice feel with the bow . I repaired my bow and really helps rosinin... full review...
3 days ago
Larsen Aurora Violin String, A Aurora have a nice tone especially if you have a bright violin and need to add some warmth ,but they are generally very good on all types of violin... full review...
3 days ago
D'Addario Helicore Violin String, A Tough, hopefully will last longer than the usual expensive full review...
4 days ago