Presto Jazzicato

Double Bass Strings

  • With black nylon wound steel rope core
  • Powerful dark sound with percussive punch and unobtrusive sustain
  • Ideal for jazz pizzicato, slap bass and bluegrass
  • Light tension

Further information

Suitable Style Jazz
Length 3/4
Ball End Yes
Loop End No
Set Yes
Single String No

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11.12.2015
a very good string...it has loads of thump on the front of the note for a good slap sound..the click is a little metallic but this is easily eq'd out..a really good old school pizz sound plenty of sustain but easily muted if you don't want it..the gauge and tension are ideal for steel string players who want a more old school sound..
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Great double bass strings.

Jens O., 28.10.2009
After a year on the works of the Thomann contrabass 111 Br
played and my first experiences collected I felt the desire to improve the playability and the sound.

After intensive research, I chose the new Presto Jazzicato Strings. The string is easy to put on. The strings are louder and sound rounder than the works. I play only pizzicato jazz and country style so I do not know exactly how they behave strings painted ,

Although the tension of the strings is somewhat stronger than I expected, the feel and feel of the strings are fantastic. I can do things that I could not play before. The sound is warm, defined and balanced. Thus, the whole instrument has been enormously enhanced. I find the strings absolutely recommendable
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