String Guide
Saltaire: +44 (0) 1274 288 100
London: +44 (0) 20 7632 3960

Welcome to the Early Music Shop's Stringing Guide

Browse strings by instrument as well as information on the brands we stock, stringing advice and a string dictionary! (still under under preparation)


Violin Family


Viol Family


Plucked Strings


Harp StringsLute

String Brands


AquilaEMSNRIKurschnerPirastro