Special event and wedding violin and string quartets
Naomi and Jill are professional wedding violinists Lancashire, providing affordable wedding entertainment playing violin for Manchester and Lancashire civil wedding ceremonies, cocktail receptions and wedding receptions. A UK violinist available nationwide but mainly playing wedding violin North West. Manchester and Lancashire wedding hotels and halls for weddings are the most common wedding venues with violin music that Naomi performs. Book a violinist for your wedding ceremony in Lancashire!
North West Violin, String Quartets etc
Picture the scene: your wedding ceremony is over, you're now husband and wife, and the sun is shining. Your guests spill out onto the lawns of your country mansion venue, and there, next to a table filled with cocktails,a string quartet plays everything from Greig to Guns 'n' Roses...
Here at Dream Day Music, we have four or five violinists available to play for our brides and grooms, depending on who is available on any given date; violinists get booked very far in advance! Each plays a variety of styles ranging from classical to jazz and modern pop, and is available solo* and accompanied on either piano or guitar. We have a string trio and a string quartet for weddings too.
All of our violinists are classically trained through the Royal Schools of Music, and this training, combined with their love of jazz and modern styles too, allow them to offer a wide range of music for weddings, and Naomi's real speciality is in 30s-50s swing. Whether it's classical violin for a wedding reception, jazz/swing violin for a cocktail reception, or romantic pop songs for wedding breakfasts, our violinists' playing is guaranteed to please your guests! Demos of violin and string ensembles can be found below.
Our violinists have recently performed at such prestigious venues as The Bridgewater Hall, The Barbican, The Royal Albert Hall and Ronnie Scotts, as well as performing nationwide with orchestras (including the BBC Philharmonic and original West End orchestra for Les Miserables), string quartets and similar ensembles.
Services and PricesViolinists are available to provide music for any wedding ceremony, cocktail reception, wedding breakfast or other events such as a birthday party or corporate event. Professional violinists with thousands of gigs under their belts, they plays all styles to suit any occasion, from classical to swing/jazz to pop, soul and theatre/showtunes.
Violin prices (exclusive of travel) depend on the violinist(s) available, but the following is a rough guide for wedding ceremony violin, or violin for drinks receptions and wedding breakfasts:
- First hour or portion thereof : from £175
- Subsequent hours : from £65
For string trio and string quartet starting prices, see below:
- 1 hour - Trio £350; Quartet £425;
- 2 hour - Trio £460; Quartet £535;
- 3 hour - Trio £570; Quartet £645;
Wedding Violin in the North West and beyondOur violinists are based in Lancashire, Manchester, West Yorkshire and Cheshire. All are available to perform at all of the major North West wedding venues. Wedding violin can be performed solo (although repertoire that works for solo violin is more limited than for accompanied violin), with or without amplification, and with or without backing tracks. All are also available accompanied and with various North West string quartets and trios.
Affordable wedding violinist UK, mainly playing wedding violin in Cheshter and playing North West wedding violin. She most regularly plays violin for weddings in Manchester, Liverpool, Chester, Wigan and Preston, at wedding hotels:
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Set Lists and InfoFor more information, don't hesitate to contact us. Please click here for an example traditional strings repertoire list or here for an example modern strings repertoire list.
*although some repertoire works entirely solo, accompanied performances or performances to backing tracks are recommended for the majority of songs.