Kaplan viola strings produce a rich and complex tone. Conceived for the most discerning musicians, they stand up well to extreme bow pressure, allow a diverse tonal palette, and provide a powerful but warm sound.The Kaplan viola A string produces a full, rich, and warm tone. It is designed to allow greater projection in the higher register of the instrument while balancing and blending well with the lower strings. Titanium winding on high-carbon steel core allows outstanding performance. It stands up well to extreme bow pressure, and provides a strong, soloistic tone quality without being overly bright. Scaled to fit long-scale viola (body length 16-16 1/2 inches) with a playing length of 15 inches (380mm), these medium tension strings are optimized to the needs of a majority of players.FeaturesLong-scale viola (body length 16-16 1/2 inches) with a playing length of 15 inches (380mm)Medium tensionSolid steel core and titanium winding provides warmth, projection and allows extreme bow pressureAll D’Addario strings are designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA to the most stringent quality controls in the industry
Kaplan Forza Viola A String 38cm Medium
Kaplan viola strings are aimed at the most discerning professional musicians. These strings offer a beautiful, rich tonal palette and a superb bowing response.