Pirastro Obligato Violin Strings, SET

By Pirastro

4.8 from 150 reviews
RRP:
£95.90
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from £76.24 inc VAT & Free Delivery in the UK
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Purchase options

With loop end Steel E
74 in stock
£76.24
With ball end Steel E
69 in stock
£76.24
With ball end Goldplated E
11 in stock
£84.14
With loop end Goldplated E
19 in stock
£84.14

* All strings are ball end, unless otherwise specified.

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Description

A universal string of great quality suitable all types of instrument and player standard Obligato strings sound warm and full, yet have a brilliant, rich overtone spectrum and focused tone. Excellent playability and response throughout the entire dynamic range

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Using a loop end E? The use of a protector to prevent the tuner hook breaking the string is essential with loop end E strings. We cannot accept claims for strings broken by the adjuster hook. Click here to purchase this item.

Specifications

  • Professional grade synthetic fibre cored strings
  • Ball end A, D & G
  • Choice of gold-plated or plain steel E, ball or loop end
  • A-Aluminium
  • D-Silver
  • G-Silver
  • Made in Germany
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Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
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4
Mr Jim Dorans
09/02/2011 19:45
Eastleigh, United Kingdom

Teacher

I would buy them again - my preferred brand.
1 out of 1 found the following review helpful

Pros: Very rich and warm tone, and a fair amount of volume too.

Cons: I think these strings tend to lose their tone quicker than other similarly priced stings of the same type.

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Sharon
08/01/2021 07:38
Brixham, United Kingdom

Professional

My favourite strings.

Pros: Obligato are perfect for my 18th century German violin. They were a recommendation by a repairer and I have now been using them for a few years. Obligato produce a beautiful sound and long lasting.

Cons: None

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David
22/12/2020 19:59
Binbrook Market Rasen, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Did what I wanted them to

Pros: I thought these strings brought a good violin to life, while retaining a good mellow tone which is what I wanted. Have used them before always work well

Cons: None

Other: Packaging is getting cheaper lets hope that dose not happen to the strings

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Mollie
29/07/2020 20:10
Harrow, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

Mellow

Pros: I wanted something with a mellow sound. This product suits both my violin and viola very well.

Cons: None

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Maureen
14/05/2020 05:51
Ayr, United Kingdom

Beginner

Good tone

Pros: Clear sound Stay in tune relatively soon after fitting

Cons: None

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Yunfei
27/01/2020 10:44
Luton, United Kingdom

Professional

A nice experience in The String Zone.

Pros: Great!

Cons: No

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Jack
30/11/2019 20:52
Ashford, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

Expensive but worth it!

Pros: Rich sound quality on G String especially, powerful on D and A overall very good. Sound great on a good violin.

Cons: None

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C
20/11/2019 21:02
DUNOON, United Kingdom

Keen Amateur

Greta, suit my fiddle very well

Pros: Great, suit my fiddle very well,although I use a goldbrokat E

Cons: None

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Laura
16/10/2019 08:28
Plymouth, United Kingdom

Professional

Beautiful strings

Pros: Lovely warm tone, nice overtones. Unusually warm E string.

Cons: Took a little while to lose that new string tinniness

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Mrs Gold
09/10/2019 20:50
Essex, United Kingdom

Teacher

Rich sound

Pros: Warm, rich sound. Strings settle quickly then stay in tune.

Cons: None

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