Strings for Classical Guitar

Sound characteristics

The sets below are ordered by decreasing brillance of sound. Curious to hear the difference?
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Choosing the tension

What tension to choose between light,
normal or superior?
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Did you know that the six strings of the guitar do not have all the same tension?

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Sugar for Guitar

bright sound, clearly superior to the typical sound of Fluorocarbon, but at the same time highly performing in vibrato, great timbrical variation responding to the position of the right hand, superior sustain as compared to any other string currently in the market

Rubino

definitely bright and sharp sound, unquestionably superior to the sound of Fluorocarbon, quick and clear attack readiness, good timbrical variation

Alchemia

bright sound similar to Fluorocarbon but at the same time highly performing in vibrato, great timbrical variation responding to variations of the right hand, surprising sustain

Zaffiro

Medium brightness and at the same time rich sound, allowing fair expressiveness

Perla

Warm and mellow sound, round and rich tone, good expressiveness and sweetness of sound that make them an ideal choice to fill the concert hall

Alabastro

Excellent performance qualities similar to gut strings, with a better brightness than nylon but not as much as fluorocarbon, excellent sound attack

Ambra 2000

The highest level of nuances and expressiveness on vibrato, excellent attack; round and rich percussive Rayon basses

Cristallo

Fairly brilliant tone, superior than the average tone of nylon, prompt and expressive sound, excellent vibrato

Special set for Classical Guitar


Different scales of classical guitar

1/2, 3/4 classical guitar , Cordoba Mini I and Mini II


Aquila Strings Basses for Classical Guitar