Welcome to Larsen Strings

| Violin | Viola | Cello |

Rusanda Panfili

Featured Larsen Artist

Il Cannone Gold Violin

“All I have to say is that the gold Larsen strings are unbelievable…just amazing.”

Ricardo Cyncynates, Assistant Concertmaster, NSO, Washington.

Larsen Strings - can you see the piano?

Our strings guru, Dr Thomas Zwieg, with Professor Maria Kliegel. Double take? A closer look reveals all.

‘Can you make me a cello A string?’

The answer was anything but simple but that chance remark led to the creation of Larsen Strings. The first Larsen cello A was successfully delivered from the family garage by our founder Laurits Th. Larsen and the Larsen family of strings began to grow along with the realisation that:

Although some of the best things happen by chance we can make them truly remarkable by design.

At Larsen Strings we develop, produce and market strings of the finest musical quality for bowed string instruments. Take a closer look and find out more…

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Violin Strings

Explore Larsen Original, Virtuoso, Tzigane, Aurora & Il Cannone Medium & Soloist


Viola Strings

Explore Larsen Original, Virtuoso Medium, Medium Extra Long and Soloist


Cello Strings

Original, Soloist, Magnacore, Magnacore Arioso, Il Cannone. Aurora & Fractional

We couldn't do it without you

Our Design and Development Process

A key element of our creative process is working with musicians, one to one, testing string prototypes. For example, Maria Kliegel is a professor at the Cologne Academy of Music and we met up with her at the Bürgermeisterhaus in Essen, Germany to talk strings.  The responses and insights gained from artists directly influences the formulation of new designs with the final creative phase being part of the audience at live performance.

Working with you...

Images from Kronberg Academy 2022 and other artists creating with us and in performance.

Gaining insight from musicians from touring professionals, education professionals, students and those just starting out.

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Dr. Thomas Zwieg
Tina Guo and Rusanda Panfili before the Hans Zimmer Live concert in Royal Arena in Copenhagen
Larsen Artist Camille Thomas
Kronberg Academy with Thomas Zwieg

Thank you

It’s all about the music and the music doesn’t end when our strings leave our home in Sønderborg. The passion that drives us in design and continuous improvement finds its reward in seeing and hearing our strings in performance.

Kronberg 2022
Testing Larsen Il Cannone prototypes
Larsen Strings Exhibition
Kronberg Academy
Larsen Artist Sheku Kanneh-Mason - in Hamburg
Larsen Artist Andreas Brantelid
Kronberg Academy Students

“Our mission is to produce strings that allow musicians to express nuances in musical expression that close the distance between the composer and audience.”

Laurits Th. Larsen

Violinist and Founder, Larsen Strings A/S

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Professor Hui Jin: Welcome to the family! Professor of Violin, The Orchestral Instruments Studies Department at China Conservatory, Director of String Music Teaching and Research Centre and Supervisor of Postgraduate Studies at China Conservatory of Music, Doctoral...

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Thank you Tim Wright Fine Violins of Edinburgh, Scotland, for your review of Il Cannone Gold. A candid and honest review where Tim asks the million dollar question...'Are they as good as I expected given the price? Yes! So in summary, are they brilliant? Yes!' Explore...

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New Il Cannone Gold

New Il Cannone Gold

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Affordable and clean energy
Made in Denmark

Aiming for sustainable solutions

Our ambition at Larsen Strings is to progressively work toward sustainable solutions in the way that we operate as a company. Some steps are small and some, such as our decision to upgrade to a C0² neutral electricity plan, are larger steps towards our destination.

Energy certificate

Ingolf Nielsens Vej 14A , DK 6400, Sønderborg, Denmark.

Larsen Strings A/S has chosen to support the environment by upgrading to a CO2 neutral wind energy plan.  Larsen Strings also supports UN World Goal 7 "Sustainable Energy" through its green choice.