String Quartets for hire in Somerset

Find a string quartet for hire in Somerset for your wedding, party or event. Whether performing classical pieces or renditions of your favourite pop songs, our string quartets are the perfect sophisticated addition to any event. Made up of the best classically trained musicians in the country, you can browse 145 of the most professional musicians near you right here.

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8 groups in or around Somerset
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String quartetBlandford Forum(24 mi)

Based in Dorset we have a wealth of experience playing a wide selection music for weddings, receptions and dinners at all types of venue.

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String quartetCardiff(38 mi)

Bridge Strings: Experience Beautiful Music For Your Occasion • Available throughout the UK for weddings, corporate events and functions.

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String quartetCardiff(38 mi)

The Arianne String Quartet is an established ensemble performing music for weddings and events across South Wales.

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String quartetCardiff(39 mi)

The Isca String Quartet are based in South Wales and enjoy playing a wide variety of music for any occasion.

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String quartetBath(27 mi)

String quartet, trio , duo. We play classical, jazz, pop, andspecial arrangements. We can create a special arrangement or song/s on request

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String quartetCardiff(39 mi)

Four professional string players available for hire. We perform at weddings, parties and corporate functions as a quartet, trio or duo.

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String quartetCardiff(39 mi)

Providing music for weddings, celebrations and more!

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String quartetBristol(33 mi)

Bristol Symphony Quartets provide high-quality music for weddings, parties and events.

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String quartetBedford(126 mi)

We have all trained at the UK's leading conservatoires and enjoy performing concerts together as well as music for weddings and functions.

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String quartetLondon(119 mi)

Giardino Strings was founded in 2000 by David Giardino who studied under Italy’s leading violinist Riccardo Brengola in Rome.

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String quartetBromley(125 mi)

The Stretto Ensembles are sought-after musicians, available for a wide range of personal and corporate events in London and further afield.

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String quartetLondon(120 mi)

City String Ensemble is a group of talented, classically trained musicians available in the form of a string quartet, trio or duo.

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String quartetManchester(173 mi)

Grazia Strings is a Manchester - based trio / quartet and provides music for Weddings, Functions and Corporate Events.

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String quartetLondon(126 mi)

Dynamic and versatile ensemble with over ten years experience. Repertoire ranges from Baroque to Bollywood, including all genres in between.

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String quartetChichester(87 mi)

Performing in a wide variety of styles, the Finishing Touch are one of Encore's most highly rated and celebrated string ensembles!

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String quartetBirmingham(108 mi)

AWARD WINNING PROFESSIONAL STRING QUARTET WITH REPERTOIRE RANGING FROM BACH TO BEYONCÉ AND TCHAIKOVSKY TO THE KILLERS.

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String quartetLondon(120 mi)

Modern string quartet to add the wow factor to your wedding or corporate event performing a range of classical pop rock and bollywood music

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String quartetLondon(126 mi)

Estilo is London's premier quartet for weddings and events in the UK and abroad. Classical to pop hits from Bastille, Katy Perry & Beyoncé!

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Hiring a string quartet

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Popular genres:
Classical, Pop, Jazz
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How much does it cost to hire a string quartet?

The typical price per group member for string quartets is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular songs for a string quartet?

Classical: The Four Seasons – Antonio Vivaldi Air from Suite in D – Johannes Bach Pop: Paradise – Coldplay Amazing – Bruno Mars Jazz: Summertime – George Gershwin My Funny Valentine – Richard Rodgers

What sort of music will a string quartet play?

String quartets are usually professional ensembles comprised of experienced classical musicians. You can bet they'll know Bach, Brahms, and Beethoven like the back of their hand. Having said that, many string quartets are well-versed in playing covers of pop music, or even jazz. When looking to hire a string quartet, make sure you check their song list - you might be surprised at what you see! If you have a special request, they should be able to arrange it for you too.

I want a string quartet to perform at my wedding/event: which parts of the wedding/event should they play?

In most instances, the string quartet will perform during the following parts of a wedding ceremony: seating of the guests, entrance of the bride, signing of the registry, and the walk-out. They will often play at the drinks reception too. For other events, such as corporate events or birthday parties, a string quartet is the perfect accompaniment to a cocktail/canapes hour, providing a beautiful ambience for the guests as they arrive.

A string quartet is slightly out of my budget - what should I do?

Not to worry! If you still want that magic string quartet sound on a budget, you could hire a string trio. Although slightly quieter, a string trio provide a nicely balanced, smooth sound, and will come at a smaller cost when compared to a quartet. You can find more information about alternatives to a string quartet here: Duo, Trio, or Quartet? - A Beginner’s Guide to String Ensembles

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