Quartz String Quartet
When elegance and sophistication are required, nothing compares with the classic style of the string quartet (two violins, viola & cello), and the Quartz String Quartet is no exception. The members are all experienced orchestral and chamber players, and combine their expertise to create that distinctive sound; Mozart, Vivaldi, Elgar, plus exquisite arrangements of music from more recent times – Scott Joplin, Irvin Berlin, Lloyd-Webber to name but a few. The Quartz Quartet provide personally tailored repertoire for the wedding ceremony, stylish background music for the drinks reception (weather permitting on the lawn), and a tasteful touch of class to the wedding breakfast.
They have performed at venues such as the Royal Festival Hall, Symphony Hall, and numerous other important venues across the UK. Clients include Prince Charles, Princess Anne, and the Prime Minister, and along with many appearances at high profile corporate events. They are a popular choice for weddings, private parties, and many other social occasions.
THE QUARTZ STRING TRIO
If your occasion is a more intimate affair the Quartz String Trio (two violins & cello) would be a graceful addition to the event. They provide a similar service and repertoire to that of the Quartz Quartet, whilst still creating that distinctive refinement to the occasion.
The Quartz String Quartet has a vast and varied repertoire spanning all corners of the musical spectrum; in addition to the great and well loved classical melodies, their programme includes foot-tapping Celtic jigs and reels, up-tempo jazz standards, and unique arrangements of contemporary pop songs They have divided their repertoire list into two categories, popular and light classical, listed below. Also included is a list of music most commonly requested for wedding ceremonies to help guide you in choosing music for your occasion.
If there is a special piece you would like to be played at the ceremony or reception, which is not listed in their repertoire, then they will try to find it for you or arrange it especially for string quartet.