Chorda

  • gut strings
  • warm sound
  • long sustain

Chorda Double Bass Strings

Features

  • The sheep gut core of the Chorda strings is manufactured, wound and polished in the traditional way, by hand.
  • The Chorda G- and D-strings are plain sheep gut strings. The A- and E-strings are wound with silver-plated copper wire.
  • inspirational warm sound with an enormous dynamic range
  • especially suited for pizzicato
  • an authentic string for Early Music
  • very low tension, comfortable left hand feeling

Set

  • available in orchestra tuning

Variations

  • Carlos Henriquez Set:
    Due to the selection of special gauges - which were used in the 50s and 60s - these strings have a lower string tension.
    If you are interested in these strings please contact us.

Gauges

  • medium

Sizes

  • 3/4
TONE ITEM DESCRIPTION ART.NO.
G Orchestra Gut Mittel
3/4 22.8 kg
142100
D Orchestra Gut Mittel
3/4 19.2 kg
142200
A Orchestra Gut/Silver Plated Mittel
3/4 27.3 kg
242300
E Orchestra Gut/Silver Plated Mittel
3/4 33.3 kg
242400
SET Orchestra Mittel
3/4
242000

Discover why following musicians favor Chorda:

> Neal Caine
> Dennis Crouch
> Geoff Gascoyne
> Carlos Henriquez
> Matthew Rybicki
> Dave Swift
> Ben Wolfe