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Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Violin Strings, SET

By Pirastro

4.7 from 161 reviews
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The market leader in professional grade orchestral strings. Set of 4 in medium tension. Choice of steel or gold plated E. Intense and brilliant sound with the widest possible dynamic range. These strings are best suited to advanced student and professional players and work best on high quality instruments.

Available in three tensions, Evah Pirazzi strings have a core made from a modern synthetic multifilament fibre which contributes to a very intensive and powerful sound. Ideally suited to orchestral and solo playing.

The strings have outstanding playability and exceptional response at any of the dynamic levels, a complex sound, rich with overtones based on a brilliant core sound and enormous projection.

Expressive, with great nuances and enormous dynamic range combined with outstanding tuning stability. These strings are absolutely insensitive to variations in temperature and humidity and are also suitable for electric violins or violins equipped with piezo-pickups

E-Goldsteel option: This string is more brilliant and powerful sound than the Silvery Steel E-string. This string has a different sound profile from Oliv and Obligato Goldsteel E-strings.

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  • Stranded fibre core.
  • Three tensions.
  • E - Silvery steel or Goldplated steel. Ball or loop end.
  • A - Aluminium on synthetic core, ball end
  • D - Silver on synthetic core, ball end
  • G - Silver synthetic core, ball end
  • Made in Germany
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Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
01/11/2018 16:56
Leven, United Kingdom


Loop E string snapped almost immediately.

Pros: Evan Pirazzi’s suit my violin well and make a good sound.

Cons: The gold loop E string snapped at the loop two days after I put the string on.

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13/07/2018 17:22
Broughton Gifford, United Kingdom


Not for everyone.

Pros: They are quite loud

Cons: Didn't suit my violin at all or my type of music- ( Folk Rock/IrishTrad/Americana) very harsh when amplified and slow to respond. Maybe they would improve if played in for a long time but I had gigs to do wo went back to Helicore .

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28/06/2018 13:46
Stromness, United Kingdom


Super-fast service

Pros: Stringzone items always arrive so quickly, even though I Iive in the far north ——excelllent service and excellent choice of strings available

Cons: None

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23/05/2018 15:21
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Evah Pirazzi - noticeably better than the average.

Pros: After trying other makes of string on a fairly good (but not professional standard) fiddle, these brought out a fuller and more even tone from the instrument for my playing (amateur folk fiddler). Somewhat more expensive than the usual brand, but worth the extra cost.

Cons: None

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08/03/2018 10:19
scarborough, United Kingdom


Violin strings.

Pros: Efficient and prompt service. Strings reliable and good qualty.

Cons: G string was defective.

Other: I had to replace strings urgently and disposed of defective G string. Not sure of policy for dealing with defective strings.

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03/03/2018 16:19
Gloucester, United Kingdom


Good online store.

Pros: Easy to find ,your type of string and order.

Cons: None

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27/02/2018 16:59
Horsham, United Kingdom


Dynamic strings - solid, reliable performance.

Pros: Warm, rich, dynamic sound that makes my violin sound fab. I've used these for a long time and I thought I'd try something different...what a mistake! Never again! I'm sticking to Evah Pirazzi in future.

Cons: Nothing.

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20/02/2018 13:17
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur


Pros: The loveliest strings. I wont use anything else now. Very bright

Cons: None

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25/01/2018 07:03
Chislehurst, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Jury is still out

Pros: Strings with a powerful sound, they took a couple of days to play in

Cons: Not sure they suit my modern violin (Thomas Hoyer 2014) they lack warmth. I may go back to Obligato's

Other: I may go back to Obligato's having previously also tried the Larsen Virtuoso strings. This is costing me a fortune it may be cheaper to change my violin.

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04/01/2018 14:16
Abingdon, United Kingdom


Vibrant & expensive

Pros: These strings respond with so much life - they work equally well on my acoustic and my electric, both instruments sound better

Cons: Price is inhibiting. If they weren't in the sale I'm not sure I'd be so pro these strings! Even then other professionals tell me there are cheaper yet equal alternatives...

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