The Latest News from Sønderborg
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North American Featured Musicians For our latest update of partner musicians, we are pleased to present four musicians from the United States. Magnacore® Arioso: Benjamin Karp, Professor of Cello at the University of Kentucky School of Music. Magnacore®: Dr. Kimberly...read more
Our thanks to Harald Haugaard for forwarding his impressions following his switch from Larsen Original to Il Cannone for violin: ‘For the past twenty five years my loyalty has always been to Larsen Original, in the light blue packets. But I’ve recently fitted the new...read more
Michelle Urquhart from Australia sent us this very nice review of our Virtuoso Viola Soloist strings: “I have played on these Viola strings over the last three months. There was a short settling/playing in period. At first, like all modern strings, they were slightly...read more
‘Virtuoso are a good choice for me, absolute flexibility, the same for big halls or small ‘dry’ rooms, amplified or not. Even if you play as loud as possible the strings keep a noble tone, the response is fantastic, soft or hard. Virtuoso suit me and my playing...read more
Please visit Katri Patel's Blog here at Larsen Strings for an entertaining, at times poignant but always informative take on the life of a cello teacher in London. Katri was born in Finland and has played with many orchestras both in Finland and in the UK including...read more
We received a very nice review from Alessia Capodiferro, a cello teacher from Italy. “As soon as I put the Larsen Magnacore strings on my modern cello made in 2010, I immediately noticed a remarkable difference in the timbre of the instrument compared to the strings...read more
Emma Jardine from the Streeton Trio has sent us this nice review of our Il Cannone® Soloist strings for violin: "When I first put these strings on my violin, I almost changed them back to the old set immediately, because they were so different to what I was used to....read more
Rusanda Panfili presents Il Cannone® for violin. In some segments of the video Rusanda plays the final prototypes used in the evolution of Il Cannone although with a different peg end silk winding to the version launched. Our thanks go to Rusanda not only for the...read more
In some segments of the video Rusanda plays the final prototypes used in the evolution of Il Cannone although with a different peg end silk winding to the version launched. Our thanks go to Rusanda not only for the production of this video...read more
Dear Fellow Musician, The greatest difficulty facing the violist in the crowd of an orchestra is the opportunity to be heard. Your voice can sometimes become lost between the highs of the first and second violins and the depths of the lower cello and bass. The...read more
"Larsen's Il Cannone Violin Strings have brought an increased range of tonal color and power while being extremely left-hand-friendly! These strings will now be indispensable for my recordings." Kirk Hunter Owner - Kirk Hunter Studios, world-renowned string library...read more
We have just updated our catalogue and this is available now online as a PDF. Depending upon your internet connection may want to put some coffee on…it’s 18 MB. Please feel free to download and browse –it includes our latest string releases....read more
We are participating in Project ZERO. The entire Sonderborg area is involved in the vision of creating a CO2 neutral 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.