Handmade in Germany since 1798, Pirastro has made a name for itself among string players around the world. Known for it's quality of both strings and rosin. A great number of classical string musicians recommend Pirastro strings; their tonal flexibility and expressive power allow each musician to create their own unique sound and to show their own instruments to their very best advantage. The tonal flexibility and the expressive power of each single Pirastro string create an unsurpassed choice for the musician across the Pirastro range.
Obligato strings have a core made from a modern synthetic multi-filament 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