Chorda Cello strings


  • The Chorda A- and D-strings are of plain sheep gut. The G- and C-strings are wound with a silver-plated copper wire and are unpolished.
  • a brilliant and soft sound with enormous possibilities
  • very low string tension, comfortable left hand feeling
  • designed for 440 Hz tuning
  • For 415 Hz tuning, please use "strong" gauge.
  • Altering the PM gauge by 1/2 PM changes the tension by 4%.
  • authentic strings for baroque instruments



  • The medium set contains the following strings:
    A plain gut 21
    D plain gut 29
    G silver-plated copper wire 27 1/2
    C silver-plated copper wire 36
  • G- and C-strings are also available wound with a plain copper wire. They are also unpolished. They sound darker in comparison to the standard G- and C-strings.


Tailpiece Options

  • Chorda strings are manufactured in three gauges in steps of 1/2 PM.
  • A- and D-strings come without knot.
  • G- and C-strings come with knot.



Chorda strings are available in 4/4.

Pirastro Cello ChordaC gut - silvered 35 1/2 PM
60,00 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
Pirastro Cello Chorda A gut          20 1/2 PM
Pirastro Cello ChordaA gut 20 1/2 PM
37,79 EUR
incl. 19% tax excl. Shipping costs
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