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Strings for Double BassStrings for 3/4 and 4/4 size Basses

Pirastro Eudoxa Wound Gut Upright Bass Strings

         Manufactured by: Pirastro

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  $685.12  
-- Select Individual Pirastro Eudoxa Wound Gut Strings

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Pirastro Eudoxa:
These strings generate a lot of requests, and while I can’t contribute any personal experience with them, I can say they are popular among jazz players who want a little more brightness and a smoother bowing surface out of their gut strings. A more "traditional" wound gut string would be the Olivs, also from Pirastro (see "related items," below).

All four strings are gut which is wrapped in a flat silver coating for more sustain and smoothness.

Pirastro says: The gut string!
  • excellent bass string for orchestra and Jazz bassists
  • excellent & brilliant sound
  • high ability of modulation
  • long sustain
  • fits perfectly for Arco and Pizz

They offer them in ¾/full size and at one gauge only, Medium. All strings have white with violet spiral thread at the tailpiece, and the following colors at the headstock: High C=violet, G=brown, D=red, A=black, E=green, Low B=yellow.


String Gauges:
G D A E
.071 .079 .090 .108


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Check Out the FAQ Resources That Apply to This Product:
   STRINGS: Changing Strings on your Upright Bass
   STRINGS: What Should I Know About Gut Strings?
   STRINGS: String Identification Chart

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