String Quartet Music to walk up the aisle to….

4th July 2009

String Quartet Music to walk up the aisle to….One of the main services we provide for weddings and civil partnerships is playing music for the ‘processional’ (walking up the aisle).  Very often, couples have a firm idea of what they’d like playing, even before they hire a string quartet or string duo and there are certainly […]

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Wedding String Quartet Pachelbel Canon in D

10th June 2009

Wedding String Quartet Pachelbel Canon in D – No matter how large the size of a wedding string quartet‘s repertoire, or how many other music choices there are on offer – it’s probably true to say that 99% of brides who hire a string quartet choose to walk up the aisle to Pachelbel’s Canon in D for string quartet […]

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Bruch, Coleridge-Taylor, Spohr and D’Indy String Quartets

25th April 2009

Bruch, Coleridge-Taylor, Spohr and D’Indy String Quartets – This week we (Manor House String Quartet) seized another opportunity to get together for a sociable day of chamber music and explore some more pieces for string quartet.  Whereas last week I’d played the first violin parts and Louise had played second violin, we kept it interesting […]

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Van Bree and Spain Dunk String Quartets

21st April 2009

Van Bree and Spain Dunk String Quartets – One of the greatest pleasures of being a musician (particularly in the Manor House String Quartet) is getting together with colleagues just to play through chamber music for our own enjoyment.  Rather than working hard in rehearsals preparing a piece for a concert or recording, we can […]

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Spohr String Quartet in G (Op. 82 no. 2)

11th April 2009

Spohr String Quartet in G (Op. 82 no. 2) – Occasionally, you take on a task which at first seems relatively straightforward, but unfolds to become quite an endurance test….. In our exploration of Spohr’s string quartets we (Manor House String Quartet) have discovered some real gems. I’d put them in a bracket of well deserving […]

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Manor House Music is a wedding string quartet and duo consisting of some of the UK’s finest musicians. Based on the borders of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire, we’ve now performed for over 800 weddings, corporate events and private functions all over the South East and Midlands. Available to play in Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Cambridgeshire, Surrey, Sussex, Kent, Essex, Greater London, Hampshire, Warwickshire, Gloucestershire, Leicestershire and beyond.

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Manor House Music
Cheddington,
Bucks,
LU7 0SR

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