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Who are we?

The String Zone was founded in 2004 in Egham, Surrey. It has since grown to become by far the largest online UK retailer of strings, cases, bows and accessories. Buy with confidence from a company with 30 years experience in all aspect of instrument repair and restoration.

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Recent Buyer Reviews
Varnish Cleaner and Polish by The String Zone This varnish did exactly what it said on the bottle. It cleaned my violins and viola beautifully and added a very attractive and lustrous sheen t... full review...
2 days ago
Pirastro Goldflex Rosin Grip without grit. Quite clean rosin that doesn't leave too much dust on top plate. full review...
2 days ago
Violin/Viola Practice Mute by ARTINO Even volume reduction across all four strings. Reasonable reduction, no risk of neighbours complaining. Sits quite high on the bridge, a little dif... full review...
3 days ago