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item number: 170441
available shortly
Latest development by LARSEN Strings

The «Il Cannone» celebrates Paganini’s legacy with what we believe to be a truly revolutionary sound.

Designed to bring out the best in your violin, «Il Cannone» individual strings and sets are available as two versions. The Medium variant has a more moderate tension with an open, colourful, projecting, richer and powerful sound whilst the Soloist brings a fuller tone, with even more presence and focus.

  • Set with E string is made using a unique carbon steel (removable ball end)
  • A, D and G strings build on a new, synthetic multi-filament core
  • A string wound with precision rolled aluminium flat wire
  • D and G strings wound with pure silver
  • Noble and powerful
  • A biting tone with real punch
  • Highly colourful with many intricate harmonics
  • Clear, open and brilliant
  • A very fast and easy response especially in spicatto
  • Tension Medium 22,6 kg / 49,20 lbs


LARSEN Il Cannone volin string are also available as SOLOIST strings: Soloist achieves a fuller tone with higher brilliance and focus at higher tension. (Tension Soloist 24.5 kg / 53.9 lbs)