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Violinist and D’Addario & Co. product manager Lyris Hung demonstrates the company’s latest set of student strings: the Ascenté violin string set. The strings are of medium tension and are available for full-size, 3/4 or 1/2 violins, have a synthetic core, and a short break-in time. Ascenté strings are built with student players in mind—they were designed to provide more durability and stability, and to stay in tune.