After using Warchal Amber for a while I’ve switched to Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold combined with the No 1 E string.

I’ve always love the warm and rich sound of the Ambers, but the Pirastro’s give me a better response on the (golden) G string and generally have a larger tone.

Watch this video for the full review:

Here’s where you can buy the strings I mention in the video:

Click here to buy Warchal Amber strings.
Click here to buy Pirastro Evah Pirazzi Gold strings.
Click here to buy Pirastro No 1 E string.

What are your favorite strings and why? What strings have you tried and how do they compare? Share it in the comments below!



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