Silver vs Gold Violin G String: Can you hear the difference? | Violin Lounge TV #376
Looking for a great sounding G string for your violin?
I demonstrate and compare the Thomastik Dominant, Pirastro Evah Pirastro Gold Silver and Gold G strings. What’s your favorite?
I always spent $ 64 on just my violin G string and I wondered about cheaper alternatives.
That’s why I decided to compare my gold G string to the silver G string by the same brand and type: Pirastro Evah Pirastro Gold. It shows the difference between a silver and gold G string.
Also I compared it to another silver G string: the popular Thomastik Dominant.
Looking to improve your playing on the G string? Here’s my tutorial on how to reach all the notes, get a big sound and lush vibrato on the G string.
Watch my comparison between the Thomastik Dominant vs Fiddlerman string sets right here.
For those who requested about the Czardas I played: Here’s a full tutorial with sheet music download.
Guide to buying violin strings
If you’d like to read a lot more about violin strings, what they’re made of and see a lot more string reviews, check out this violin string buying guide.