I have read with interest many past discussion threads on strings (worth its own discussion topic I'd suggest), which prove that for every string there is someone who likes it and another who doesn't. I'd appreciate any help with a specific question. My violin is French, c. 1920, Mirecourt, and a luthier has confirmed to me what my ears tell me, that these instruments in general tend to a loud / brash / steely / harsh tone. Nice character at the bottom end but can be grating higher up, especially noticeable if I've just taken off the mute. So, what strings might be best for me? From reading up, I'm guessing that maybe a set of ...no, over to the experts...thanks.
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