The Sans Day Carol For String Quartet

17th December 2011

The Sans Day Carol is included on the Manor House String Quartet‘s second collection of Christmas Carols entitled ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’ (you can hear a sound sample by clicking on this link). It’s another instance of a melody (which may have been in existence for many centuries) being collected […]

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Jingle Bells For String Quartet

30th November 2011

‘Jingle Bells’ was a must for the Manor House String Quartet‘s second album of Christmas carols ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’ (you can hear samples of 23 carols by clicking on the link). It’s perhaps the most popular Christmas tune of all time, however it’s history and development into the present day […]

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Hark! The Herald Angels Sing For String Quartet

12th November 2011

‘Hark! The Herald Angels Sing’ was one of the most popular carols that didn’t appear on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first disc ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’. We put this to rights by including it on our second disc ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’ (you can hear a sample of […]

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Joy To The World For String Quartet

8th November 2011

The third carol on the Manor House String Quartet‘s second disc of Christmas Carols ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’ is a bit of a curiosity. I had always assumed that this universally loved Christmas song was written by George Frideric Handel. It contains many of his traits with more than a touch […]

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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.

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Tel: 07870 171194
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