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Guitar Strings – Aquila Classical Historical Guitar Set – Ambra 900 – 55C

£14.39

  • Aquila Ambra 900 Strings – Code 55C
  • For Classical Guitar
  • Aquila’s synthetic version of Gut & Silk 900.
  • For 1880 – 1946 Performances

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Description

Aquila Ambra 900 – For 1880 – 1946 Performances

Up to the middle of the 20th century, the only available strings for guitar were plain gut for the trebles and wound on silk core for the basses.
Their acoustical performance was quite different than that of modern synthetic strings.

Their main characteristics were a marked tonal presence, response and brightness typical of the gut strings, while the basses on the other hand, possessed an exquisite vocal quality i.e not so bright and with less sustain than modern wound on nylon strings, and more fundamentally heavy.

The Ambra 900 set was developed keeping these historical facts in mind.

In order to best re-create by means of modern synthetic materials, the sound of these times as indicated by Pujol in his ‘Escuela Razonada De La Guitarra’ from 1934, Aquila’s mission was to find the correct balance of wire and core to replicate the sound of typical wound silk strings of the time.

These strings are Aquila’s synthetic version of their Gut & Silk 900.

Additional information

Weight 19.3 g
Dimensions 10.5 × 10.5 × 0.5 cm
GTIN

8052405530691

MPN

55C

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Range / Series

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Tuning - Last String to First

Tuning - First String to Last

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Pack Type

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String Material Type

Coated / Uncoated

String Winding Construction

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