Hampshire Wedding String Quartet

19th July 2013

Last Saturday, our wedding string quartet played in the beautiful setting of Warbook House in Hampshire. We began by performing some pre-ceremony music as the guests were being seated, prior to the bride entering. When she did, it was to ‘It’s All About You’ by the band McFly, arranged for string quartet at her request, […]

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Signing the Register Music…

6th April 2013

When it comes to choosing wedding string quartet (or string duo) music for your wedding ceremony, the choices of pieces for the signing of the register can be the trickiest to choose. After all, the entrance of the bride (the processional) may only involve a minute or two of music being played; whilst the exit […]

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The Bridal Entrance Music – Songs to Walk Down the Aisle To

31st March 2013

In many traditional weddings (both church weddings and civil ceremonies) the most favoured pieces of music for the bride to enter to (the processional) are either Pachelbel’s Canon in D or Wagner’s Bridal Chorus (from ‘Lohengrin’). But what about brides who do not wish to use the traditional wedding march? What alternative bridal entrance music […]

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The Wedding March for String Quartet

29th March 2013

If you were to ask any professional wedding string quartet which were the four most frequently asked for pieces of music for a wedding ceremony, the answer would almost certainly be Pachelbel’s Canon in D, Clarke’s ‘Trumpet Voluntary’ (also known as ‘Prince of Denmark’s March’), Wagner’s ‘Bridal Chorus’ (from ‘Lohengrin’) and Mendelssohn’s ‘Wedding March’ (from […]

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Music for Spring weddings….

21st February 2013

Despite this recent cold weather (and alarming reports of more snow coming at the end of this week!), we’re starting to get ready for the Spring wedding season with plenty of couples getting in touch with lists of their chosen pieces of music from our string quartet Playlist.  Generally, our advice is that couples can’t […]

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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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Cheddington,
Bucks
LU7 0SR

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