The Pirastro Oliv Violin Rigid D string has a gut core with a gold-aluminium winding. The Rigid violin D string has a darker and more powerful tone then the standard Oliv D string.
Often referred to as The Soloist String, the Pirastro Oliv are finely wound and polished with a sheep gut core, producing a lovely full and warm, brilliant tone.
Pirastro Oliv Violin Rigid D string features:
- The sheep gut core of the Oliv strings is manufactured, wound and polished in the traditional way, by hand.
- Musicians such as Ilya Gringolts use Oliv strings as they offer the possibility “to explore the remotest corners of sound”.
- The sound is darker and more powerful tone then the standard Oliv D string.
Olive Violin Rigid D string:
Tailpiece end is Olive Green with a white spiral and a knot end
Peg end is Red with a ruby ring