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Larsen Violin Strings, SET

By Larsen

4 from 8 reviews
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Loop end E, Steel
3 in stock
Ball end E, Steel
3 in stock
Ball end E, Gold
1 in stock
Loop end E, Gold
3 in stock

All strings are ball end, full size, and medium tension unless specified.

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Larsen violin strings. Professional quality synthetic core strings. Set of 4 strings in medium tension with aluminium D, choice of Gold or steel E.

Set of 4 strings, A,D & G ball end, E ball or loop

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Rating Summary
05/03/2013 22:27
HANWELL, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Very disappointing. Will have to remove strings.
9 out of 11 found the following review helpful

Pros: Nothing.

Cons: They took a long time to settle - 10 days - but it was not worth the wait. The tone is metallic and whistles. You need to press hard into the string to get any strength of sound and there is little tonal colour or warmth. Perhaps other violins will respond differently but I have given up on these strings and will be removing them. An expensive mistake. Will go back to Evah Pirazzi.

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28/02/2012 22:51
Oxford, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

Great E but...
9 out of 12 found the following review helpful

Pros: The E string is great. The sound is sweet and not overpowering. It whistles a bit more than Pirastro but worth a try.

Cons: The A,D and G strings take ages to settle down. Whilst a pirastro set would be almost immediately playable, this set took more than a week before it stops de-tuning constantly.

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28/09/2017 21:57
abingdon, United Kingdom


great all round!

Pros: great value, great service, great product thank you

Cons: None

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07/06/2017 14:13
Hay-on-Wye, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

They work for me.

Pros: Even, rich tone across all strings

Cons: Nothing to complain about.

Other: Previous set was Evah Pirazzi. Returned to Larsen as tone seems richer, but very difficult to be objective. Once they are played in, can you truly remember the differences?

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05/04/2017 14:06
abingdon, United Kingdom



Pros: great sound - great strings and a great price!

Cons: nuffin!

Other: Buy these - you'll be glad you did

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22/09/2016 08:39
Bagsvaerd, Denmark

Keen Amateur

Easier to buy via internet

Pros: Good Price compared to others. Quick response to enquiry to trace the packet.

Cons: Web-page for ordering the violin strings were not logical, so had to try several times. Delivery was more than 1 week.

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14/10/2015 07:34
Hay on Wye, United Kingdom


Lovely strings - dreadful playing.

Pros: They are very pretty.

Cons: Sadly, the sound I make is still appalling!

Other: Shame you can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear.

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27/08/2014 21:16
Banchory, United Kingdom


Not happy this time

Pros: I have used Larson strings for years and am usually very happy with them

Cons: on this occasion the G string and the D string sound terrible and really am not happy with them at all

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