Ding Dong Merrily on High for String Quartet

27th October 2010

‘Ding Dong! Merrily on High’ is the third carol to feature on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first album of Christmas carols for string quartet, called ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’. When English composer George Radcliffe Woodward wrote the words to a 16th century French secular dance, one of the most enduring and […]

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We Three Kings of Orient Are for String Quartet

26th October 2010

‘We Three Kings of Orient Are’ is the second carol on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first disc of string quartet Christmas carol arrangements, entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’. It’s a Christmas carol which first appeared in a book called ‘Carols, Hymns and Songs’ of 1863 – written by Reverend John Henry […]

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I Saw Three Ships and other carols for String Quartet

25th October 2010

‘I Saw Three Ships’ is the title track on the Manor House String Quartet‘s popular CD of Chrismas carols arranged for string quartet, entitled…‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’! The idea behind the disc first occurred to violinist and arranger Vaughan Jones last November as we were preparing music for a forthcoming Christmas concert […]

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Tony Woollard – Cello Journey

23rd May 2010

It’s always exciting to bring news of what various Manor House String Quartet members are doing individually and this week I wanted to write a little about Tony Woollard‘s new album ‘Cello Journey’ which is currently flying off the shelves at HMV and other music outlets. Although he’s a passionate chamber musician, Tony wanted to […]

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About Manor House Music

Manor House Music is a wedding string quartet and duo consisting of some of the UK’s finest musicians. Founded in 2005, and based on the borders of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire, we’ve now performed for over 800 weddings, corporate events and private functions. We combine a high quality of musical performance with a large repertoire of dynamic arrangements and a desire to work closely with clients to ensure that every detail is just right for your event.



Tel: 07870 171194
Email: Info@manorhousemusic.co.uk