Louis Spohr String Quartet no. 24 in G, Op. 82 no. 2

7th May 2010

Last week the Manor House String Quartet made a film of one of our favourite string quartets – the first movement (Allegro) of the G major string quartet No. 24 (Op. 82 No. 2) by Spohr (which I had spent many hours re-setting so that it was legible to read at speed and free from […]

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Concert at St Mary’s Eaton Bray – 5th June 2010

2nd May 2010

It’s now only about a month to go before our concert in St Mary’s Church, Eaton Bray. As this is the first time the Manor House String Quartet will have played in the village, we are keeping the concert program very light and popular to hopefully appeal to a wide audience, including those who might […]

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Tips For Hiring a Wedding String Quartet – Last Minute Replacements…

18th April 2010

On Friday the Manor House String Quartet were presented with a slight problem. One of our viola players who was due to be contributing to yesterday’s wedding music at Hinchingbrook House (as part of a string duo with myself on violin) called us from Northern Ireland to say that as the planes were all grounded […]

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Low Cost String Quartet for Shorter Bookings…

15th April 2010

Like many groups, the Manor House String Quartet rarely take on bookings of less than two hours. This is because the vast majority of wedding ceremonies and receptions take place in the early afternoon and therefore taking on a short booking will exclude longer ones; after all, wedding groups have their ‘peak season’, generally being […]

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Top Ten Worst and Most Inappropriate Wedding Songs…

3rd April 2010

The Manor House String Quartet will usually provide music for all sorts of functions, such as corporate events, product launches, birthday parties, military dinners and of course weddings – and the most established, professional groups will always have a large Playlist of music, so that there is something to suit virtually any occasion. Of course, […]

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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
Email: Info@manorhousemusic.co.uk