Violin Family
gauge recommendations for A-415





















VIOLIN
vibrating string length = 32cm / 120 cm = 2strings

1-E 2-A 3-D 4-G
light 54-56 72-74 104-106 150 or medium wound
medium 58-60 76-78 108-110 155 or medium wound
heavy 62-64 80-82 112-114 160 or heavy wound





















VIOLA
vibrating string length = 36-38cm / 140 cm = 2 strings

1-A 2-D 3-G 4-C
light 74 104 155 or medium wound medium wound
medium 76 106 160 or medium wound medium wound
heavy 78 108 165 or heavy wound heavy wound





















CELLO
vibrating string length =68cm / 120 cm = 1 string

1-A 2-D 3-G 4-C
light 114 155 240 or medium wound medium wound
medium 118 160 250 or medium wound medium/heavy wound
heavy 122 165 260or heavy wound heavy wound





















DOUBLE BASS
vibrating string length =98-105cm / 180 cm = 1 string

1-G 2-D 3-A 4-E
light 230 280 wound wound
medium 240 300 wound wound
heavy 250 320 wound wound





















PICCOLO VIOLINO
120 cm = 2 strings

1-G 2-C 3-F 4-B♭
medium 56 66 96 130





















TENOR VIOLA
vibrating string length = 40-43cm / 120 cm = 1 string

1-D/E 2-G/A 3-C/D 4-F/G
medium 104 130 190 290





















PICCOLO CELLO
vibrating string length = 64-67cm / 120 cm = 1 string

1-E 2-A 3-D 4-G 5-C
medium 80 118 155 250 or wound wound





















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Marine Loos,
13 sept. 2015, 20:16