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D'Addario unveils new viola string set

The company has announced the launched of the Kaplan string set.
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D'Addario has announced the launch of its latest set of viola strings designed for performers playing to the highest modern standards.

The company, which is a world leader in the manufacture of bowed instrument strings, has introduced the Kaplan viola set providing the ideal tools for the studio or at a live performance.

Officials stated that the latest product has been developed following the success of the Kaplan viola A string which allows of a greater projection in the higher register. The new set completes the pack with D, G and C strings.

Lyris Hung, D'Addario bowed strings product manager, said: "Our goal was to create a string set that would provide the power and projection needed for modern concert situations, without sacrificing any of the warmth, tonal flexibility and nuance that discriminating musicians require."

The Kaplan set provides players with a rich tonal palette along with strong bowing response and extreme durability.

Officials noted that the new pack will be available to purchase from D'Addario UK from March 1st, priced at £121 RRP.

Posted by KT.ADNFCR-2133-ID-801540981-ADNFCR Posted on 15 Feb 2013 10:31 to category : Instruments News

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