Pirastro Passione Double Bass String, A

By Pirastro

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Chromesteel on steel core. Orchestra tuning.

Passione Double Bass strings feature a high-tensile carbon steel rope core wound with chrome steel for a round, noble and very warm sound fundament combined with a complex overtones spectrum resulting in a deep sound with great projection. The strings are especially suited for bowing with a big tone and volume

They provide instantaneous with clear distinction between the notes in fast passages The easy vibration of the strings allows for low bow pressure. Immediate playability and absolute tuning stability


  • For 3/4 and 4/4 Double bass
  • Professional grade orchestral string optimised for bowing.
  • Chromesteel on steel core
  • Made in Germany
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Customer reviews:

Rating Summary
11/10/2015 12:11
London, United Kingdom


Originals/Flexocores to Passiones = Win

Pros: Immediate sound, soft but bright and punchy. (I had Pirastro Flexocore and Originals before and they were too tight and edgy. Feel slightly thinner under the fingers Quick response I play a mid-C.19th English bass, flat back.

Cons: None, so far

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14/01/2013 09:58
Abingdon, United Kingdom

Grade 8+

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Pros: Easy to bow, very responsive, reasonable pizzicato.

Cons: Tone can be slightly woolly.

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