Christmas Lunchtime Concert, St. Martin in the Fields

26th December 2013

On Friday 13th December the Manor House String Quartet returned to the church of St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square for our second Christmas string quartet lunchtime recital. Last year we played on Boxing Day and were received by a surprisingly large audience. This time we had twelve days to go before Christmas, so it was […]

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I Saw Three Ships And Other Carols in Hornchurch, Essex…

23rd December 2012

On Wednesday we returned to Langtons House in Hornchurch, Essex to give an evening concert of Christmas string quartet music, based on our two albums, entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and Other Carols’ and ‘It Came Upon the Midnight Clear and other carols’. We first played here two years ago and had such a warm […]

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String Orchestra Christmas Carol Arrangements

14th December 2012

As a result of our two Christmas string quartet music CDs, entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’ and ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’, I have now completed arranging 46 Christmas Carols for the combination of string orchestra (Violins 1 & 2, Violas, Cellos and Double Basses, as well as […]

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The Twelve Days of Christmas……

6th January 2012

When I came to choose and arrange the carols for our second album, ‘It Came Upon The Midnight Clear and other carols’, one of the first pieces I wrote down was ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’ – a traditional and well loved melody that could be arranged in an inventive and entertaining way for strings, making use of […]

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Manor House String Quartet Concerts in Fakenham and Norwich

23rd December 2011

Just over a week ago, the quartet went on a mini ‘tour’ with four concerts in three days, including two on the same day in Norfolk (you can read about the other two in Cheddington and Cuddington in separate blogs). One (a matinee) was in Fakenham Methodist Church and the other was for the Norfolk and Norwich […]

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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