Strings for Classical Guitar

Sound characteristics

The sets below are ordered by decreasing brillance of sound

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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

the brightest and sharpest sound ever, superior to Fluorocarbon, sharp and clear promptness on sound attack, good timbre modulation

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

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 bright attack but never excessive, round and rich basses

Cristallo

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

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

Special set for Classical Guitar


Aquila Strings Basses for Classical Guitar

Seta Basses

Guitar basses made of high quality true natural silk according to historical data up to 1950, characterized by a percussive, mellow and full sound

Silver Basses

Guitar basses made of pure silver (titer 940), high-level acoustic performances, low noise surface under the fingers

Reds Basses

high performance bass strings with low noisiness under the left hand’s fingers, non-allergenic, made with varnished red copper