DOMINANT celebrates its 50th anniversary

Exactly 50 years ago, Thomastik-Infeld was the first string manufacturer in the world to introduce music strings with a synthetic core – a material combining the advantages of gut and steel strings and thus changing the world of music. The name of the strings? DOMINANT! Follow us to 1970 when DOMINANT was first introduced to the public:


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Our DOMINANT anniversary website features birthday videos from Thomastik-Infeld artists and DOMINANT players like Hilary Hahn, Vadim Gluzman, Martha Mooke, William Fedkenheuer, Dr. Sangeeta Shankar, Yesong Sophie Lee, Daniel Ching, Hillary Klug and Peter Tickell! Our jubilee paper with over 4.000 words in 21 articles takes you through the year 1970, DOMINANT's early days, the strings features and the history of the people behind the ground-breaking strings. Test your knowledge on DOMINANT in a crossword special, try finding the errors in our "Spot the Difference" puzzle and get a discount on your very own set of DOMINANT strings!