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Chorda double bass strings from Pirastro are true gut strings that provide the traditional sound of natural-material strings. For musicians seeking an authentic sound for Early Music, these strings deliver a warm sound and wide dynamic range. They are particularly well-suited for pizzicato. The G and D strings are plain sheep gut while the A and E strings are wound with silver-plated copper wire. They are made, wound and polished by hand the traditional way. The result is a clear and brilliant sound, long sustain and complex tonal response. These strings can be used for either arco or pizzicato playing. They are made for orchestra tuning. The Pirastro Chroda strings carry on the tradition of two centuries of stringmaking in Germany by Pirastro. Find all your
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