Strings For Powerful Violin
Recently I purchased an IF Strings violin (Link) https://www.ifstrings.com/product/master-build-deluxe-wood-340-guarneri-del-gesu-1740-ex-heifetz/
As shown in the description it is very powerful with a deep and warm lower register and a brilliant upper register. Apon arriving I got sound post adjusted making the sound much more balaced and open. Although I enjoyed the evvah pirazzi strings im not the biggest fan of the high tension. I had some old Violino strings that I put on it and smoothed out the tone a a lot which I liked. However the resposne was a bit too slow for my liking. Are there any strings that mellow out a powerful violin while also having around the same fast response as the evah pirazzi strings?
Obligato are the best for what you want.
Evah Pirazzi Gold is a bit lower tension than the green Evahs. Worth trying; they are great, if expensive and short-lived, strings.
Based on what you wrote, it may be worth trying Evah Pirazzi strings in light tension.
Like Lydia, I have found Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold to generally be the richest sounding strings on a range of violins. But for faster response and a bit more overtone strength I am moving toward Warchal Amber and Timbre strings (with their Avantgard A string on some violins).
Evah Golds are quite nice. I might also suggest PI for brilliance or TI for warmth.
Kaplan Amo might work. At least they feel lower tension, warm, and still fast.
IMHO, Obligato first, Amo second, then lighter Corelli crystal if you want to save $$$.
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