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Some instruments don’t work well with synthetic or gut core A strings. They may sound gritty and there can be a problem with response especially in the higher positions.

This is why many violinists, particularly Russian ones, prefer metal A strings. We designed the Russian Style A for these players a few years ago.

We’re now introducing a string that merges the Russian style formula with our unique helical design. The helix significantly improves the longitudinal elasticity of the metal solid wire core. As a result, the Avantgarde A has more warmth and depth of tone. It keeps its high quality sound even under full attack and has a remarkably fast response.

The wavy design continues along the whole length of the string, so for some players the feeling under the finger may require a few minutes to get used to.

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Weight .50 kg
Dimensions 10 × 10 × 1 cm
Reviews (1)

1 review for Avantgarde A

  1. Rated 5 out of 5

    johanna.riedel

    Absolutely love & appreciate this string! Wonderful fresh, clear & warm sound especially from 3rd position and up where other strings usually collapses in sound & even intonation, this string is clear & beautiful. I agree that the response is fast and clear cut. Thank you Svend for introducing me to this string. I am thankful for this delighted treat.

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