O Come, All Ye Faithful For String Quartet

21st December 2010

‘O Come, All Ye Faithful’ appears on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first album of string quartet Christmas Carols, entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols‘ and was arranged by Vaughan Jones, one of the violin players on the recording. Also known as ‘Adeste Fidelis’, this is one of the most recognisable  carols of […]

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O Come, O Come Emmanuel For String Quartet

20th December 2010

‘O Come, O Come Emmanuel’ is included on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first album of string quartet Christmas Carols entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’ and is arranged by violinist Vaughan Jones. This haunting melody is thought to have originated in France in the 13th century and added to a latin text […]

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Gabriel’s Message For String Quartet

19th December 2010

This traditional Basque carol appears on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first disc of string quartet Christmas carols called ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’. The arrangement is by violinist Vaughan Jones. Ther carol has several different titles (including ‘The Angel Gabriel From Heaven Sent’) and has an interesting history. It was included in […]

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‘Once In Royal David’s City’ For String Quartet

17th December 2010

‘Once In Royal David’s City’ was a must for the Manor House String Quartet‘s first CD of string quartet Christmas carols called ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols’ and was arranged by violinist Vaughan Jones. Traditionally, this carol is the first one performed at the famous ‘Nine Lessons and Carols’ service held at Kings […]

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The First Nowell for String Quartet

7th December 2010

The First Nowell (or The First Noel) features on the Manor House String Quartet‘s first CD of string quartet Christmas carols, entitled ‘I Saw Three Ships and other carols‘. It is arranged by violinist Vaughan Jones and an audio sample can be heard by following the above link. ‘The First Nowell’ is one of the most […]

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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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Tel: 07870 171194
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