OCTET

A composition for guitar, performed by eight Elixir® Strings artists from around the world

Written by The Chris Woods Groove Orchestra, ‘Octet’ brings together a diverse array of artists and guitar styles, celebrating international talent in this virtual performance. Read More.


The musicians from ‘Octet’ share why they choose Elixir Strings for this performance and beyond:

Whenever inspiration strikes, I can pick up my guitar knowing my strings are going to be working with me, not against me.   Chris Woods (Devon, England) Plays Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB® Coating

I play Elixir Strings exclusively for years now simply because they beat their competitors in a direct comparison whenever I played them live or in a studio.  Bernth Brodträger (Vienna, Austria) Plays Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB® Coating

The feel and durability of Elixir Strings make them my go-to every time. The soft feel under my fingertips allows me to play for countless hours.  Sus Vasquez (New York, New York) Plays Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

I am very lucky to play instruments made by the world's finest guitar builders and I insist on Elixir Strings every time.  Michael Watts (Surrey, England) Plays Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

The sound and feel of these Optiweb strings are of unmatched quality and they last for a very long time.  Quentin Godet (Paris, France) Plays Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

I love playing Elixir Bass Strings because the feel is completely unmatched and the tone is impeccable!  Tiffany Lloyd (Washington, DC) Plays Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

Elixir Strings inspire me to pick up my guitar more because of that rich tone that we all want out of our acoustic guitars.  Maneli Jamal (Toronto, Ontario) Plays Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

Elixir Strings brighten my technique, brighten my tone and give my fingers a break.  Ando San (Los Angeles, California) Plays Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Chris Woods

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Bernth Brodträger

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Maneli Jamal

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Sus Vasquez

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Michael Watts

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Tiffany Lloyd

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated with NANOWEB Coating

  • Quentin Godet

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Ando San

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Jimena Fosado

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Marcus King

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Everett Gray

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB™ Coating

  • Kaki King

    Strings Played: Acoustic 80/20 Bronze with POLYWEB Coating

  • Hadrien Feraud

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Phil Keaggy

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Greg Karas

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Wayne Sermon

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Leah Woodward

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Chris Tomlin

    Strings Played: Acoustic 80/20 Bronze with POLYWEB Coating

  • John Paul Jones

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Richard Thompson

    Strings Played: Acoustic 80/20 Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Miles Dimitri Baker

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Ben Gallaher

    Strings Played: Acoustic 80/20 Bronze With NANOWEB Coating

  • Zach Comtois

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Sungha Jung

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Cameron Cooper

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Massimo Varini

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Eric Bibb

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Newton Faulkner

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Armin Alic

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Stainless Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Derek Jones

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Mike Eldred

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB® Coating

  • Eric Church

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Marc Seal

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with OPTIWEB Coating

  • Dan Tyminski

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Michael Mondesir

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Hunter Cross

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Alex De Grassi

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Cameron Briley

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Nickel Plated Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • John Smith

    Strings Played: Acoustic Phosphor Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Hussain Jiffry

    Strings Played: Electric Bass Stainless Steel with NANOWEB Coating

  • Dave Mason

    Strings Played: Acoustic 80/20 Bronze with NANOWEB Coating

  • Johnny Hiland

    Strings Played: Electric Nickel Plated Steel with POLYWEB Coating