String Quartet Modern Wedding Songs

18th April 2016

String Quartet Modern Wedding Songs – For many potential brides and grooms, the music is a really important part of their day and as they scour the web and see the hundreds of string quartets out there, they’ll most likely be looking for four things: 1. Reliability – knowing that the group they book will […]

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I.S.M. Art of Performance Masterclass With Tasmin Little

18th March 2013

by Vaughan Jones – On Thursday 14th March, Tasmin Little came to The Forge in Camden to give a masterclass for the Incorporated Society of Musicians called ‘The Art of Performance’. It was a very special occasion in that there were only twenty people (including performers and accompanists) present, therefore the whole afternoon had an […]

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Projecting outwards…..

18th January 2012

by Vaughan Jones violin teacher I had a wonderful violin lesson on Monday with Kato Havas where everything I’d learned seemed to come together. The ‘giving’ left hand she speaks of, with the performer thinking in terms of three intervals with the fingers ‘gliding’ into the notes, one finger preparing for the next in perpetuity; […]

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Vaughan Jones Plays Beethoven Violin Concerto In Oxford

14th July 2011

Vaughan Jones Plays Beethoven Violin Concerto In Oxford – On Saturday the 25th June, violinist Vaughan Jones gave a performance of the Beethoven Violin Concerto with the St Giles Orchestra from Oxford. The concert was conducted by Geoffrey Bushell and the orchestra led by Emily Ormerond. It was the second time I’d played the piece with […]

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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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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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Cheddington,
Bucks
LU7 0SR

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