D'Addario Helicore Solo Bass Strings
D'Addario offers Helicore Orchestral, Solo, Hybrid, and Pizzicato strings for bass. Made with a multi-stranded steel core, each set is optimized for a specific use in mind.
Helicore Solo bass strings are tension-adjusted specifically for A-E-B-F# scordatura solo tuning, one whole-step higher than standard tuning. They are multi-stranded steel core strings that produce a warm tone quality with excellent bow response. The core design makes for strings that are very easy to play under the left hand. Damping is optimized for arco use, making them ideal for solo performance.
- Tone: Warm, higher tuning provides more carrying power
- Playability: Long arco sustain
- Stability: Excellent pitch stability and longevity