D'Addario EJ17 Phosphor Bronze 13-56 Acoustic Guitar Strings
MEDIUM GAUGE - Tried and True
EJ17's are the classic "medium gauge" set in the D'Addario most popular series of acoustic guitar strings. EJ17's have a firm feel, but are sensitive to the touch and easy to finger and chord. They have a full and warm acoustic tone with ample volume. EJ17's have full and even string-to-string volume to let the treble and mid-range strings ring out without overpowering bass. Phosphor bronze alloy windings produce a warm, full bodied tone, making it ideal for most acoustic work. It's extended playing life is an added benefit.
String Diameters: .013 .017 .026 .035 .045 .056 inches
Four time Grammy Award winner Lyle Lovett, speaks, sings, and plays with honesty and integrity. Part of his image has been the simplicity and clarity of his guitar strumming, which is where EJ17 come in. Lyle strings his Collings acoustic guitar with D'Addario EJ17 because they give him the full and honest, pure acoustic tone he wants. Nothing fancy or exotic, just good tone and long life.