Give your violin a quality setup. DAddario Prelude violin string set is what every teacher would recommend for your 1/8 student instrument. Equipped with Prelude strings the sound of your instrument will be massively enhanced. Play with the warmest tone. Each instrument is different. DAddario want to help you create the best possible sound with your unique violin. These medium tension strings will give an instrument great volume control and projection so your sound can really soar out as you progress into group performances. Sound your best at every stage with Prelude strings.