Friends of Torbay Music Weekend

23rd November 2010

On Sunday 21st November, the Manor House String Quartet were invited to give a recital for the final evening of the 41st Friends of Torbay Music Weekend. The Friends of Torbay are a group of like minded music lovers who gather together every year at the Palace Hotel in Torquay to enjoy a series of lectures, […]

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My Favourite Time of Year – The Florin Street Band

20th November 2010

My Favourite Time of Year – The Florin Street Band – Over the last couple of years there has certainly been a discernible backlash against the predictability of the X factor winner having a guaranteed UK Christmas number one and after last year’s successful Facebook campaign to get ‘Rage Against the Machine’ into the Christmas […]

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String Duo Concert at St Pancras Church, London

6th August 2010

String Duo Concert at St Pancras Church, London – Yesterday, Vaughan Jones on violin and Reiad Chibah on viola played as the Manor House String Duo, performing a lunchtime concert as part of the Thursday series at the Church of St Pancras opposite Euston station in London. Vaughan and Reiad have performed together on many […]

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Playing Perfect Fifths on the Violin

10th July 2010

by Vaughan Jones violin teacher Playing Perfect Fifths on the Violin – Yesterday, I was asked to play the ‘Lark Ascending’ for violin and piano during a wedding ceremony, which appropriately enough, took place in Charterhouse School Chapel, where Ralph Vaughan Williams had been a pupil. It was a beautiful occasion and whilst we played […]

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String Quartet Concert in Bedfordshire

9th June 2010

String Quartet Concert in Bedfordshire – On Saturday evening the Bedfordshire based Manor House String Quartet gave their first concert in the 13th century Church of St Mary the Virgin, in Eaton Bray – Bedfordshire. The church had previously hosted a jazz event and has a choral concert planned for later in the year, but […]

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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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