D'addario Prelude J910 Short Scale Viola Strings are scaled to fit the short-scale viola with a body length of 13"-14" and a playing length of 13" (330mm). These medium tension strings are optimized to the needs of a majority of players.
D'addario Prelude Strings are manufactured using a solid steel core. Unaffected by temperature and humidity changes, they have excellent bow response. Prelude strings have the warmest sound available in an affordable, solid steel core string design. Prelude is the educator's preferred choice for student strings due to their unique blend of warm tone, durability, and value.