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The Oxford String Quartet

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About The Oxford String Quartet

String quartet
Oxford
Professional ensemble, performing at concerts, weddings and other events in the Oxfordshire area

The Oxford String Quartet was formed in 2005, and has since been performing at venues throughout the UK. The four highly trained musicians have played at a variety of occasions, ranging from intimate wedding receptions to corporate events featuring guests such as Prince William. The quartet have a lively and engaging performance style, and a broad and extensive repertoire, featuring classical works, jazz standards, tangos, show tunes and contemporary songs. The Oxford String Quartet are available to play at weddings, dinners, parties, conferences and other events. They are happy to advise on music for your function, and offer an arrangement service for any piece you wish to hear which is not yet available for string quartet. We look forward to hearing from you!

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Musicianship
Genres:
Traditional church music, Classical, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Opera, Renaissance, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Folk, Bluegrass, Ceilidh, Country, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Jazz, Blues, Ragtime, Easy listening, Light music, Pop, Covers, Funk, Motown, Top 40, Vintage, Indie, Rock, Bollywood, Latin, Polish music, Scottish music, Tango
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Types:
String quartet, String duo, String trio, String ensemble, String octet, String sextet, Electric string quartet
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

You are free to choose any number of genres or individual pieces from our repertoire, and we are happy to advise you should you need any help. If you have a specific theme or mood that you would like to create, we can tailor a playlist to suit it. We can also arrange specific pieces of music that are not already part of our repertoire.
WEDDING CEREMONY
Canon in D - Pachelbel
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - Handel
Wedding March - Mendelssohn
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - Bach
Gigue from suite in D major - Bach
Gavotte from suite in D Major - Bach
Rondeau - Mouret
Air on the G String - Bach
Trumpet Voluntary - Purcell
Bridal Chorus - Wagner
Nimrod - Elgar
Zadok the Priest - Handel
Ode to Joy - Bach
The Prayer - Sager & Foster
God Save The Queen
Te Deum - Charpentier
HYMNS
I Vow to Thee My Country - Holst
Jerusalem- Parry
Here I Am Lord - Schutte
As I Kneel Before You - Kilbane
Make Me A Channel of Your Peace
CLASSICAL
Serenade from String Quartet Op. 3 - Haydn
Largo from Spring - Vivaldi
Largo from Winter - Vivaldi
Rondo alla Turca - Mozart
Adagio in C - Mozart
Divertimento in D major - Mozart
Divertimento in B flat - Mozart
Divertimento in F - Mozart
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Mozart
Ave Verum Corpus - Mozart
Ave Maria - Schubert
Standchen from 'Schwanengesang' - Schubert
Moment Musicale - Schubert
An die Musik - Schubert
Entr'acte - Schubert
Fur Elise - Beethoven
Minuet - Boccherini
Allegro from Winter - Vivaldi
Allegro from Spring - Vivaldi
Humoresque - Dvorak
Traumerei - Schumann
Love Song (Liebeslied) - onas
Chanson de Matin - Elgar
Pie Jesu (from Faure's Requiem) - Faure
Chanson de Nuit - Elgar
Salut d-Amour - Elgar
Pavane - Faure
Panis Angelicus - Frank
The Swan - Saint-Saens
The Elephant - Saint-Saens
Flower Duet - Delibes
Barcarolle - Offenbach
Pizzicato Polka - Strauss
O Sole Mio - di Capua
Blue Danube - Strauss
Tambourin - Gossec
Liberty Bell March - Sousa
March from the Nutcracker Suite - Tchaikovsky
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka - Johan Strauss
Adagio from Violin Concerto No. 1 - Bruch
Le Petit Negre - Debussy
Nessun Dorma - Puccini
Nocturne in E-flat Major - Chopin
Solveig's Song - Grieg
Prelude to Carmen - Bizet
Palladio - Jenkins
Claire de Lune - Debussy
Waltz of the Flowers - Tchaikovsky
Meditation - Massenet
Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana - Mascagni
Liebeslied - Kreisler
Radezky March - Strauss
Hungarian Dances - Brahms
Adagio for Strings - Barber
Dance Macabre - Saint-Saens
Sally in our Alley - Bridge
The Great Gate of Kiev - Mussorgsky
Spanish Dance - Da Falla
FOLK
The Oak and the Ash
Ca' the Yowes
I Will Give My Love an Apple
Come You Not From Newcastle?
Drink to Me Only
Lillibulero
EASY LISTENING
It had to be you - Kahn & Jones
Let's Do It - Porter
Makin' Whoopee - Donaldson
My Funny Valentine - Rodgers
I Got Rhythm - Gershwin
Sweet Georgia Brown - Pinkard
Summertime - Gershwin
The Entertainer - Joplin
Easy Winners - Joplin
Moonlight in Vermont - Suessdorf
Leaning on a Lamppost - Gay
Funiculi Funicula - Denza
An American in Paris - Gershwin
Rhapsody in Blue (Slow Theme) - Gershwin
La Vie En Rose - Edith Piaf
Cheek to Cheek - Berlin
FILMS & MUSICALS
It Ain't Necessarily So (From Porgy and Bess) - Gershwin
What a Wonderful World - Weiss & Thiele
Moon River - Mancini
Everybody's Free (from Romeo and Juliette)
Theme from The Godfather - Rota
Theme from Schindler's List - Williams
A Whole New World (From Aladdin) - Menken
Maria (from West Side Story) - Bernstein
Tonight (from West Side Story) - Bernstein
Somewhere (from West Side Story)- Bernstein
If I Were a Rich Man (From Fiddler on the Roof) - Bock
Where Do I Begin (from 'Love Story') - Francis Lai
One Song (from 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs)
Theme from 'Pink Panther' - Mancini
Passe Calle (From Master and Commander) - Boccherini
Three Little Maids from School - Gilbert and Sullivan
Aslan's Theme (From 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe) - Burgon
Theme from E.T. - Williams
Theme from 'A New Hope' (Star Wars) - Williams
Concerning Hobbits (From Lord of the Rings) - Shore
TANGOS
Tango - Albeniz
Libertango - Piazolla
Por Una Cabeza - Gardel
Tango - McLean
Serenata - McLean
Rhumba - McLean
Csardas - McLean
Fandango - McLean
Chromatic Tango - McLean
La Cumparsita - Rodriguez
Habanera - Bizet
Jealousy - Jacob Gade
El Tango De Roxanne
POP & ROCK
At Last - Etta James
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Viva la Vida - Coldplay
Alejandro - Lady Gaga
Bad Romance - Lady Gaga
All You Need Is Love - The Beatles
Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
Yesterday- The Beatles
When I'm Sixty Four - The Beatles
Here Comes the Sun - The Beatles
One Day Like This - Elbow
Kooks - Bowie
Call Me Maybe - Carly Rae Jepson
Get Lucky - Daft Punk
Linger - The Cranberries
Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen
Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
Make You Feel My Love - Adele
Chandelier - Sia
God Only Knows - Beach Boys - Beach Boys
Life On Mars - David Bowie - David Bowie
Don’t Stop Me Now - Queen
Downtown
Just the way you are - Bruno Mars
Something - Beatles
We Found Love - Rihanna
Songbird - Fleetwood Mac
Kids - MGMT
Holiday - Green Day
Supper's Ready - Genesis
Good Day Sunshine - The Beatles
Norwegian Wood - The Beatles
Strawberry Fields Forever - The Beatles
BOLLYWOOD
Chura Liya
Kal Ho Na Ho
Jai Ho' 
Jashn E Bahara
Tujhme Mein Rab Dikhta Hai
Tujhe Deka To
Ay Mere Humsafar
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Suraj Hua Maddham
Pehla Nasha

Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£650
Up to 2 hours£775
Up to 3 hours£900

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Alexander G, 1 year ago

Thanks again for supporting our event with beautiful music. You are superb!

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Julia M, 1 year ago

Just wanted to say a big THANK YOU yet again for helping us make our celebrations really special. You have a wonderful group of musicians and amazing talent, and I wish you all the very best for your future.

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