Surrey weddings

The string quartet has just done two lovely yet very different weddings this week in Surrey. Mid week we were back at the beautiful Cain Manor on the Surrey Hampshire border where we played for Kelly and Matt's civil wedding and reception. We set up in the Music Room with it's superb acoustics for the wedding ceremony and played 'Canon in D' by Pachelebl for the bride's arrival, 'Stairway to Heaven by Led Zeppelin and 'Beauty and the Beast' for the signing of the register and 'Life On Mars' by David Bowie for the exit music.' We then moved to the garden gazebo for the drinks reception. Our second wedding on Saturday and our first church wedding this year and was held at Christ Church in the

Elmers Court Hotel wedding Lymington

On Sunday the string quartet was back in the New Forest for a wedding at the Elmers Court Hotel and Resort in Lymington. It was our first visit to the this hotel which is beautifully situated on the banks of Lymington Harbour. We set up in a small gazebo on the manicured lawns of the hotel. Here we played for the wedding guests prior to the ceremony. For the arrival of the bride we played 'Canon in D' by Pachelbel, for the signing of the register 'Kiss from a Rose' by Seal and 'Paradise' by Coldplay and we finished with 'Kiss Me' by Sixpence None The Richer. This song has Royal associations as it was used as the closing song in the BBC's broadcast of the wedding of Prince Edward at the reque

Public Liability Insurance and String Quartets.

Does a string quartet need Public Liability Insurance (PLI)? Legally no, but no matter how careful a string quartet might be accidents do unfortunately happen. Whilst the 4Strings Quartet has not had any accidents to date there are a number of reasons why we believe that having PLI makes good business sense. Firstly, it allows the string quartet to perform in the knowledge that should an accident occur, such as a guest tripping over a music stand and injuring themselves or the quartet causes damage to a guest’s belongings or damage to the venue, our PLI insurance will cover any claims made against us. Secondly, our PLI provides added protection for our clients and their guests. Although yo

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