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About Papilio Strings

Papilio Strings are experienced and dedicated professional musicians committed to bringing the wow factor to your event!
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Papilio Strings are professional musicians trained at top conservatoires (Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and the Royal Northern College of Music), and are dedicated to making your wedding or event special! We have years of performing experience, and offer a wide range of Classical and Pop/Show tunes - we are also happy to take requests of music you would like that is not on our songlist (as long as it is in plenty of time for us to learn it before your event)! Please get in touch if you have any questions and would like to find out more!

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Papilio Strings sounded divine and were professional from start to finish - would highly recommend!


Wow - their music is so beautiful, and was just perfect for our event! Would definitely book again!

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Papilio Strings' Song list

Bach - Air on the G String
Bach - Arioso
Bach - Chorale
Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire
Bach - Menuet in G
Bach - Sheep May Safely Graze
Bach - Wachet Auf
Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata
Beethoven - Ode to Joy
Beethoven - Symphony No.7 (Finale Theme)
Boccherini - Minuet
Brahms - First Symphony (Theme)
Brahms - Hungarian Dance No.5
Clarke - Trumpet Tune
Clarke - Trumpet Voluntary
Corelli - Christmas Concerto
Delibes - Flower Duet
Dvorak - Humoresque
Elgar - Salut D'Amour
Faure - Sicilienne
Franck - Panis Angelicus
Handel - Air in F
Handel - Bourree in F
Handel - Hornpipe in D
Handel - Hornpipe in F
Handel - La Paix
Handel - La Réjouissance from the Royal Fireworks
Handel - Ombra Ma Fu
Handel - Queen of Sheba
Mascagni - Intermezzo
Massenet - Meditation
Mendelssohn - Wedding March
Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus
Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Offenbach - Can Can
Pachelbel - Canon in D
Saint-Saens - Dance Macabre
Saint-Saens - The Swan
Satie - Gymnopodie No.1
Schubert - Ave Maria
Scott Joplin - Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin - The Entertainer
Tchaikovsky - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy
Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake (Final Scene)
Tchaikovsky - Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Trad. - Danny Boy
Verdi - La Donna e Mobile
Villoldo - Tango
Vivaldi - Largo from Winter
Vivaldi - Spring
Wagner - Wedding March
ABBA - Mamma Mia
AC/DC - Thunderstruck
Avivii - Wake Me Up
Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On
Celine Dion - Tale as Old as Time
Clean Bandit - Rather Be
Coldplay - Viva La Vida
Doris Day - Dream a Little Dream of Me
Ed Sheeran - Perfect
Ed Sheeran - The Joker and the Queen
Edith Piaf - La Vie un Rose
Elton John - Can you Feel the Love Tonight
Elvis Presley - Can't Help Falling in Love
Florence Welch - Spectrum
Francis Lai - Love Story
Franck Sinatra - Fly Me to the Moon
Franck Sinatra - Something Stupid
Henry Mancini - Moon River
Journey - Don't Stop Believin'
Keane - Somewhere Only We Know
Lana Del Ray - Young and Beautiful
Leonard Cohen - Hallelujah
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Luis Fonsi - Despacito
Sam Smith - I'm Not the Only One
Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours
The Animals - House of the Rising Sun
The Beatles - Here Comes the Sun
Trad. - Cotton-Eyed Joe
U2 - With or Without You
Classical, Christmas, Traditional church music, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Easy listening, Pop, Acoustic, Covers
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Event types:
Wedding, Virtual event, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Charity event, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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