Violent and Tormented!

2nd June 2009

Sunday was a busy day with a trip to MBJ studios in the morning to record some more samples from the string quartet repertoire on our playlist page. We opted to record some real wedding favourites such as Pachelbel’s Canon for String Quartet, the Bridal Chorus, Bridal March and a hymn!  As usual, we kept […]

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Spohr, Gade and a huge Viola Cadenza!

11th May 2009

Today we managed to play through seven complete works – two for string quartet, then as Louise (violinist) had to leave early, we tried out a further five for string trio. Firstly, it was a special moment to finally play the Spohr Quartet in G (Op. 82 no. 2) – having spent so many hours re-setting […]

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Bruch, Coleridge – Taylor, Spohr, D’Indy

25th April 2009

This week we 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 by swapping over today. Playing second violin in the quartet is a […]

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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