The Dominant Violin D string is available in a choice of winding – the standard is aluminium wound and then there is also an option of silver winding. The core is a highly flexable, multi-strand synthetic core. The silver offers a brighter sound than the Aluminium
The D string is the third string in the set which is widely recognised as the ‘reference standard’ strings, legendary for distinctive tone and playability. This string is available as a single string here or as part of a complete set.
Dominant strings are known and used worldwide due to their exceptional tone, quality and playability. They are impervious to changes in temperature and humidity and ahve a very stable intonation.
Dominant violin D string identification:
- Medium: Tailpiece end is Purple and peg end is Green
- Soft (Weich): Tailpiece end is Yellow and peg end is Green
- Hard (Stark): Tailpiece end is Green and peg end is Green
Aluminium D is code 132 and the Silver D is 132A
The Dominant D string is available in 4/4 (in Soft, Medium and Hard), 3/4, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8 and 1/16th size