Manor House String Quartet in ‘The Originals’

5th February 2015

In late November we were approached by a Los Angeles-based film and TV music supervisor. He had come across our version of the Christmas carol ‘The Holly and the Ivy’ for string quartet and wanted to place it in the popular U.S. series ‘The Originals’ (series 2). In the 30-second sequence, the music accompanies a […]

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Sussex Carol For String Quartet

10th October 2011

This year has once again been very busy with the arranging and recording of a second volume of Christmas Carols for string quartet (writes the arranger Vaughan Jones). The album is entitled  ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’ and recorded by the Manor House String Quartet. It is available from our website as well as on iTunes, CD […]

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Personent Hodie for String Quartet

15th November 2010

The 12th track on the Manor House String Quartet‘s popular disc of Christmas carols for string quartet, called ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’ is a little bit of a departure from the rest. Personent Hodie is one of the oldest carols on the album, the earliest source of it appears in a manuscript […]

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Silent Night for String Quartet

3rd November 2010

This carol features on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first album of Christmas carols for string quartet, called ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’. It originates from early 19th century Austria. Composed by Franz Gruber in 1818 to words written by Father Joseph Mohr two years earlier it is one of the best loved […]

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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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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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Cheddington,
Bucks
LU7 0SR

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