Considered the "reference standard", Thomastik-Infeld 135 Dominant Synthetic Core Ball End 4/4 Violin Strings set the mark for sound quality and performance.
"Its radiance, its ability to project sound without being metallic, comes to the fore both in arco and pizzicato. Other advantages are Dominant's effortless response to intricate fingering and its tuning stability even under extreme atmospheric conditions." - Thomastik-Infeld
Thomastik-Infeld 135 Dominant Synthetic Core Ball End 4/4 Violin Strings is warm, distinctive and has rich overtones due to its flexible, multi-strand synthetic core. The Dominant doesn't flinch at humidity, providing its legendary stable tone over the long life of the string with superb playability.
E - Steel core, aluminum wound, ballend
A - Perlon core, aluminum wound
D - Perlon core, aluminum wound
G - Perlon core, silver wound
What makes Thomastik-Infeld different?
Pursuing the perfect sound, Thomastik-Infeld starts with steel and nylon as core materials for their strings. The highly qualified technicians then wind and check every string by hand in order to insure quality and perfect tone. Infeld and his staff continually pursue the ever changing musical world, applying the evolving preferences in timbre, technique, and playing to their own imagination in pursuit of delivering perfection.