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Bass Strings



  • The Perlon core provides the feel of traditional gut strings and stability under temperature and humidity changes.
  • Produces a warm, full-bodied sound.
  • Recommended for professional musicians and serious students.
  • Designed for bassists who mainly play pizzicato.
  • Soft on the fingers and easy on the hands for pizzicato.
  • Provides good flexibility and sustainability.

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  • Full core steel string with nickel winding.
  • Recommended by Suzuki Method instructors and music teachers.
  • Provides excellent tonal quality and dependability.
  • Economical and durable.
  • Designed with the student in mind for all full and fractional size basses.

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The bass is certainly unique among stringed instruments, in that the way it is played can be a determining factor on what kind of strings you purchase. Are you more of a pizzicato player? Then we have the best bass strings that are designed to deliver ultimate tone while remaining comfortable on your fingers. More of an arco player? We can provide the best bass strings for that method as well. Either way you play, whether you're a beginner or professional, Super-Sensitive Musical String Co., has you covered.