Christopher Franzius

Cello Soloist

Exploring Magnacore® Arioso

Magnacore Arioso

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Magnacore® Arioso

Magnacore® Arioso for Cello

The complete Magnacore Arioso set. To achieve the optimal balance we have combined the lower tension of the G & C with the medium tension A & D Arioso. The overall result is a medium tension set delivering great projection combined with a wide range of sound colours

Magnacore® Arioso for Cello

About Christopher

The German cellist Christopher Franzius started his musical studies at the age of five and had his first public performances one year later. At the age of fifteen following several successful competitions for young cellists he was accepted into the preparatory division of the State College for Music and Theater in Hanover where he studied with Prof. Klaus Storck. During these years before graduation in Hanover, Mr. Franzius also had the opportunity to study with the renowned Russian cellist, Daniel Chafran.

Christopher Franzius

The list of renowned conductors with whom Mr. Franzius has worked is indeed impressive and includes, among others, Daniel Barenboim, Giuseppe Sinopoli, James Levine, Christoph Eschenbach, Herbert Blomstedt, Esa Pekka Salonen, Charles Dutoit, Christoph von Dohnányi, and Alan Gilbert. In addition to his chamber music and soloist activities, he is solo cellist with the internationally renowned NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra in Hamburg.

Christopher Franzius plays an instrument created by the Venetian master Matteo Gofriller made in 1690.

Christopher Franzius

Please visit christopher-franzius.de to find out more about the artist including forthcoming events and an extensive portfolio of images, videos and recorded audio.

Alternative Options for Cello

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Original Cello


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Crown Strings®


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Tzigane® Violin

Fractional Cello


Tzigane® Violin

Magnacore® Cello


Tzigane® Violin

Magnacore® Arioso Cello


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We work closely with musicians in the development of our strings and invite you to view reviews, videos and to connect with the colleagues and friends that choose our strings including details of their chosen set ups. We couldn’t do it without you…

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Aiming for Sustainable Solutions

We are participating in Project ZEROThe entire Sonderborg area is involved in the vision of creating a COneutral growth area before 2029. Larsen Strings has been awarded Silver Certification.

Our aim is to work toward sustainable solutions at Larsen Strings.  As a company we have chosen to support the environment by upgrading to the CO2 neutral energy plan ‘Medvind’ as supplied by SE’s Danish Land Wind Turbines.

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Larsen Strings A/S has chosen to support the environment by upgrading to the CO2 neutral energy plan ‘Medvind’ as supplied by SE’s Danish Land Wind Turbines. Awarded Silver Certification as a corporate participant in Project ZERO (Sønderborg).

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