Collection: Hashimoto Silk Strings

Marusan Hashimoto is a renowned manufacturer of silk strings for traditional Japanese musical instruments. The company, based in Shiga Prefecture, Japan, has a long history of producing high-quality strings that cater to the distinct musical traditions of different regions in Japan. For example, strings from the Kamigata region are known for their bright and relaxed sound, while those from Kanto have a more solid and hard sound. Hashimoto's strings are valued for their durability and the beautiful tones they produce. The company has expanded its offerings to include strings for various international instruments and continues to participate in global exhibitions to promote the use of traditional silk strings.  

Sound of Asia is a proud distributor of Hashimoto silk strings.