Obligato Violin String Set


Pirastro Obligato Violin String Set

Sale price$109.52
SKU: OBL411521





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Pirastro Obligato violin strings are based on an exclusive new core material, along with advances in manufacturing techniques, resulting in the true warmth and complex overtones of gut core strings with the stability and quick response of synthetic core strings. Obligato has also demonstrated quick break in time, exceptional projection, and unusual durability.


  • Obligato strings have a core made from a modern synthetic multifilament fibre
  • 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
  • great tone volume
  • excellent tuning stability
  • absolutely insensitive to variations in temperature and humidity


The standard 4/4 set contains these strings:

  • E- Chromesteel (7.7kg / 16.97lb)
  • A- Aluminum (5.4kg / 11.90lb)
  • D- Silver (4.7kg / 10.36lb)
  • G- Silver (4.5kg / 9.92lb)


    • E-string: Goldsteel (8.0kg / 17.63lb)
    • A-chrome steel (5.7kg / 12.56lb): impervious to hand perspiration, brighter sound than A-aluminum
    • D-aluminum (4.3kg / 9.47lb): very warm sound

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      Fiddlershop founders, Michael Holstein and Pierre Holstein, posing in the Fiddlershop workshop with some of their favorite violin and violas for some of the best workshops


      About Us

      Fiddlershop is a small family-owned business located in South Florida. Since 2012 we have been serving the string community with quality instruments and accessories. We believe that music and instruments should be accessible to everyone at a price they can afford.