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Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Violin Strings, SET

By Pirastro

4.7 from 161 reviews
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£92.46
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With Silvery Steel ball end E
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51 in stock
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51 in stock
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37 in stock
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Description

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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Specifications

  • 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
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D. Lichtenstern
21/08/2013 23:52
London, United Kingdom

Professional

Very reasonable price, touch and sound.

Pros: Stays in tune and has a full rich sound. Easy to play and suitable for very good violins.

Cons: Nothing

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Roger
18/06/2013 18:53
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

3/4 delighted

Pros: Lovely sound on all 4 strings - strong but smooth, right down to pop. Good from the start, don't need much playing in.

Cons: E string whistles - I have had to change to special non-whistling one again, which is not quite as good on stopped notes, but at least makes a reliable sound on open string.

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Nicholas
08/05/2013 15:56
Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom

Beginner

Great price, service and quality

Pros: Great quality, best price I could find

Cons: No cons

Other: Fast delivery

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Therese
02/05/2013 09:53
Bideford, United Kingdom

Beginner

great strings great service

Pros: warm tone, keep in tune quite well

Cons: there is nothing I don't like about these strings

Other: string zone always been very quick and efficient. i really wouldn't go anywhere else for my strings

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Robert
24/04/2013 17:16
Norwich, United Kingdom

Professional

Good strong tone and projection

Pros: I have used the A before with D and G Olive type Pirastro. Have so far been pleased with extra projection from the Evah D and G which was what I was looking for. Not sure whether they have as much "soul" yet! But overall very pleased with them

Cons: Nothing to date

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Sophie
19/04/2013 12:00
Guildford, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Great all round - especially the gold E

Pros: The E is amazing - so shimmery! The rest of the strings give a nice, loud and generally warm sound

Cons: I've had them on for 3 and a half months with a lot of playing (final year at Uni) and they suddenly have started to sound considerably worse and I need to change them - but that's probably normal

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Celia
26/02/2013 11:08
London, United Kingdom

Professional

very good

Pros: These strings settle in well, and sound good. Lots of my professional colleagues use these strings, and I now use nothing else.

Cons: none

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P. Rainbird
13/02/2013 17:11
coventry, United Kingdom

Beginner

Good value

Pros: Good value

Cons: None

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susan
30/12/2012 20:58
Leeds, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

good quick service

Pros: Good sound

Cons: nothing really

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Steve
23/10/2012 10:56
Erith, United Kingdom

Beginner

Good strings and good service. Thanks

Pros: Loud, responsive, good tone

Cons: No negatives

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