STRINGS i USED dURING THE PROJECT
I: Toro sheep gut diskant by Toro
II: High twist Darmsaite
III: Ø 2,70mm - Pure "triple"
- IV: Silver wound gut string Equiv. Ø 4 mm
My first strings set from PURE CORDES and the one I used during my analisis of the manuscripts
Strings I used for the recording:
I and II : Liedmeir
III: Toro strings
IV: Silver wound gut string Equiv. Ø 4 mm by Pure Cordes
GUTS STRINGS Calculator
Gamuts strings made things easier for us, depending on your tuning, string length and the tension you want on your cello you can calculate the diameter of strings you need: Calculate
About the tension, have you heard about equal tension and equal feel of tension?... Do your research ;)
VIDEO: how to make the knot on guts stringS
You can also scroll down for photos, step by step...
how to make the knots on guts stringS - step by step
1. MAKE A SIMPLE KNOT
2. MAKE THE LOOP
3. INSTALL YOUR STRINGS
Depending on the size of the hole, you might not need to go through the loop or not
4. iNSTALLING THE TOP PART OF THE STRING
Et voila, you are ready!