violin strings are the standard by which all synthetic core strings
are measured, making them one of the most popular sets of strings among musicians of all levels.
Made with a Perlon core, Thomastik Dominant violin strings have a clear yet warm sound that is rich with overtones. These strings are the ideal balance between brilliant and warm, broad and focused. Dominant strings are known for bringing out the full essence of any violin's sound so your instrument can play to its full potential.
Their excellent tuning stability and superior-quality sound make Thomastik Dominant strings a popular choice for students and professionals alike.
Tone: Warmth with clarity; brilliant with complex overtones
Playability: Very responsive
Stability: Resistant to climate and temperature change
E String Options:
Tin plated carbon-steel (4/4 only): Balance of brilliant, yet warmSteel (or "Unwound"): Bright and loudAluminum: Bright with depthGold (E alone): Warm with projection
Medium: Standard Dominant gaugeStark (4/4 only): Heavy gauge with more power and projectionWeich (4/4 only): Lighter with easier playability, more delicate sound
E string: Chrome Steel, Tin (Pewter) over carbon steel, Aluminum over steel, or Gold-plated steel
A string: Aluminum over perlon
D string: Aluminum over perlon, or Silver over perlon
G string: Silver over perlon
See the next evolution of Dominant strings, the Dominant Pro.