The D’Addario Prelude Viola C string has a steel core and is wound with Nickel. Prelude Viola strings are durable and economical – excellent value for students and education purposes due to their unique blend of warm tone, durability, and value.
They are relatively bright, but without the shrill sound of traditional solid steel core strings, and are easy to bow. The Extra-short C string is a best seller to education authorities teaching on small size violas.
Best sellers for education, available as a single string or as part of a set here.
Prelude Viola C string:
- Available in Extra-short (12”-13”), Short (13″-14″), Medium (15”-16”) and Long scale (16”+)
- Medium tension
- Solid steel core optimized to create the warmest-sounding student strings available
- Educator’s preferred choice for student strings due to their unique blend of warm tone, economy, and durability
J914 Viola C – Steel core with Nickel winding. For string identification please see the D’Addario colour charts