Venues who only recommend agencies….

30th January 2013

A couple of weeks ago (as a New Year’s resolution!), we started getting in touch with all the wedding venues most local to us where we play regularly (in many cases for several weddings or functions every year.) Often on a wedding venue website or kept in a folder at the venue, there is a […]

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I’ve Got a Friend Who Is a Singer…..Wedding Singer With String Quartet

29th January 2013

From time to time, we are approached by a couple (who have already booked us for their wedding) with the idea of a wedding guest or friend singing in the ceremony, accompanied by the string quartet. Very often, this idea is inspired by seeing a modern piece of music listed on our playlist page and […]

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Winter Weddings…..

15th January 2013

Although Spring and Summer are undoubtedly always going to be the most popular time to get married, with warm weather (fingers crossed!), lighter evenings and more possibilities for outdoor activities such as drinks receptions on the lawn, photographs in gardens and perhaps fireworks as the sky darkens, there are also some distinct advantages to getting married […]

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String Quartet Public Liability Insurance- Why Your Group Should Have It

12th January 2013

It is becoming increasingly common for wedding and concert venues to get in touch with us a few days before we are due to play there, asking for proof of our public liability insurance. Essentially, this is a policy which means that if any of our players cause damage to objects or people whilst performing […]

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Wedding String Quartet – Accompanying A Singer……

7th March 2012

Occasionally the Manor House String Quartet are asked by clients to accompany a singer performing a song at a wedding or partnership ceremony – the singer could be either a friend of the couple or a professional wedding singer, booked for the occasion. With the string quartet accompanying, this can be a really special touch to the day although […]

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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