The Hyde Park String Quartet

Location London
Starting from £570.00
8 reviews
Location London
Starting from £570.00
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As one of the UKs busiest and most sought-after professional quartets, and with more than 25 years of experience, The Hyde Park String Quartet has the ability and panache to enhance the ambience of every kind of event, however formal or informal the occasion.

A keen sense of the requisite style, achieved by close liaison with the client, ensures that The Hyde Park String Quartet will be playing the right music in the right place and at the right time.

*Wedding Package available from this highly sought after String Quartet*

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The Hyde Park String Quartet

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Formed in 1988 from the string principals of the Scarborough Spa Orchestra, The Hyde Park String Quartet has become one of the most sought-after quartets in Britain.

The quartet's diverse range of repertoire, allied to a dynamic style of performance, captures and enthuses audiences of all ages and backgrounds.

The members are all conservatoire-trained professional full-time symphony musicians whose varied careers reflect the diversity of the repertoire, working for major professional orchestras, session work (pop as well as classical), West End Shows and in television.

4 Piece - Cello, Viola, Violin x 2

  • Hello Goodbye
  • Here There And Everywhere
  • All I Do The Whole Night Through
  • Heroes
  • All Time High
  • All You Need Is Love
  • I Do I Do I Do I Do I Do
  • Angels
  • I Feel Fine
  • Another Brick In The Wall
  • I Get The Sweetest Feeling
  • I Heard It Through The Grapevine
  • Back In The USSR
  • If I Fell
  • Beautiful
  • I’m A Believer
  • Beautiful Day
  • I'm Into Something Good
  • Bitter Sweet Symphony
  • Imagine
  • The Blue-Tail Fly
  • In The Navy
  • Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Amarillo
  • Both Sides Now
  • It Had To Be You
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water
  • It Must Be Love
  •  It's Rock'n'Roll (Medley)
  • Candle In The Wind
  • Chanson d'Amour
  • Jumpin’ Jack Flash
  • Chariots Of Fire
  • Clocks
  • Killing Me Softly With His Song
  • Close To You
  • Common People
  • Lady Madonna
  • Let’s Spend The Night Together
  • A Day In The Life
  • Love Is All Around
  • Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds
  • Eight Days A Week
  • Eleanor Rigby
  • Made Of Stone
  • Enjoy The Silence
  • Mandy
  • Eternal Flame
  • May It Be
  • Every Breath You Take
  • Michelle
  • (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
  • A Million Love Songs
  • Money Money Money
  • Feelings
  • Move On Up
  • Fields Of Gold
  • The Fool On The Hill
  • Nights In White Satin
  • No Surprises
  • Go West
  • Norwegian Wood
  • God Only Knows
  • Good Riddance (The Time Of My Life)
  • Out Of Time
  • Good Vibrations
  • Goodbye To Love
  • Paperback Writer
  • Got To Get You Into My Life
  • Penny Lane
  • Pictures Of Lily
  • Handbags & Gladrags
  • Pinball Wizard
  • Hello
  • Puppet On A String
  • Scarborough Fair
  • Shiny Happy People
  • Ride A White Swan
  • She’a A Diamond
  • The Universal
  • She's Out Of My Life
  • Unfinished Sympathy
  • Smells Like Teen Spirit
  • Something
  • Waterloo
  • Somewhere Only We Know
  • We Are The Champions
  • Stairway To Heaven
  • When I'm 64
  • Stand By Me
  • White Wedding
  • Strawberry Fields Forever
  • A Whiter Shade Of Pale
  • Summer Holiday
  • Wonderwall
  • Superstar
  • Yesterday
  • Take A Chance On Me
  • Yesterday Once More
  • Ten Storey Love Song
  • YMCA
  • Those Were The Days
  • You’re Still The One
  • Alexander’s Ragtime Band
  • Kickin’ The Dog
  • All I Ask Of You
  • King Porter Stomp
  • All The Things You Are 
  • Always True To You After My Fashion
  • La Paloma
  • Anything Goes
  • La Vie En Rose
  • As Time Goes By
  • Leaning On A Lamppost
  • Autumn Leaves
  • Let’s Do It
  • Little Brown Jug
  • Beer Barrel Polka
  • Love Is Here To Stay
  • Bethena Walz (Joplin) 
  • Black & White Rag
  • Makin’ Whoopee
  • The Blue-Tail Fly
  • The Man I Love
  • Bluesette
  • Misty
  • Moonlight And Roses
  • Can’t Take My Eyes Off Of You
  • Moonlight In Vermont
  • Caravan
  • Music To Watch Girls By
  • Cascades Rag (Joplin)
  • My Funny Valentine
  • Charleston 
  • Cheek To Cheek
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It
  • Chelsea Bridge
  • A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
  • Chicken Reel
  • Chimes Blues
  • No Strings
  • Chrysanthemum Rag (Joplin)
  • Nuages
  • Cock Linnet 
  • Oh! Dem Golden Slippers
  • Dark Eyes   
  • The Old Music Master
  • Dead Man Blues
  • Orange Blossom Special
  • Desafinado
  • Over The Rainbow
  • Élite Syncopations (Joplin)
  • Paragon Rag (Joplin)
  • Every Time We Say Goodbye
  • Pennies From Heaven
  • Pick Yourself Up
  • Floral Dance
  • Ragtime Dance 
  • Roseleaf Rag
  • Home in Pasadena
  • Russian Rag
  • Hungarian Rag 
  • Satin Doll
  • I Do Like to Be beside the Seaside
  • September Song
  • I Love Paris
  • Singin’ in the Rain
  • If You Knew Suzie
  • Slap That Bass
  • In a Sentimental Mood
  • Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  • It Had to Be You
  • Solace
  • I’ll Build a Stairway to Paradise
  • Somebody Loves Me
  • Someone to Watch over Me
  • Jazz Me Blues
  • Sometimes When We Touch
  • Jealousy
  • Spanish Eyes
  • St Louis Blues
  • Summertime
  • Sunshine
  • The Way You Look Tonight
  • Swanee
  • What’ll I Do
  • Without You
  • Take 5
  • Wonderful World
  • Take the ’A’ Train 
  • Tango ’Por Una Cabeza’
  • Yiddischer Momma
  • Tiger Rag 
  • Top Hat 
  • Turkey in the Straw 
  • Two Guitars 
  • Up a Lazy River
  • The A-Team
  • Peter Gunn
  • All Creatures Great and Small
  • Pinball Wizard (Tommy)
  • America! (West Side Story)
  • Pink Panther Theme
  • The Avengers
  • Poirot
  • Black & White Rag (Pot Black)
  • The Rockford Files
  • Bond themes - most
  • Scarborough Fair (The Graduate)
  • Cagney & Lacey
  • Schindler's List
  • Cavatina (The Deer Hunter)
  • The Simpsons
  • Chi Mai
  • Singin' in the Rain
  • Chitty- Chitty-Bang-Bang
  • Star Wars
  • Summer Holiday
  • Dragnet
  • Summer Nights (Grease)
  • The Sweeny
  • Eye Level (Van der Valk)
  • Thunderbirds
  • Fiddler on the Rf (Medley)
  • Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines
  • Top Hat
  • The Godfather
  • The Great Escape
  • Green Leaves of Summer (The Alamo)
  • Harry Lime Theme (The Third Man)
  • Hawaii Five-O
  • High Noon
  • Hill Street Blues
  • I'm Walking in the Air (The Snowman)
  • Into the West (The Lord of the Rings)
  • Jeeves & Wooster
  • Lara's Theme (Dr Zhivago)
  • Man of La Mancha (Medley)
  • Maria (West Side Story)
  • Miss Marple
  • Mission: Impossible
  • My Fair Lady (Medley)
  • My Heart Will Go On (Titanic)
  • No Business Like Show Business
  • Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz)
  • Sometimes When We Touch
  • Summer Holiday
  • Alexander’s Ragtime Band
  • Summer Nights (Grease)
  • All I Ask of You
  • Summertime
  • All the Things You Are
  • Swanee
  • Always True to You after My Fashion 
  • America! (West Side Story)
  • Take a Chance on Me
  • Annie! (Overture)
  • Top Hat
  • Big Spender
  • Waterloo
  • The Way You Look Tonight
  • Cheek to Cheek
  • What’ll I Do
  • Without You
  • Don’t Cry for Me Argentina 
  • Every Time We Say Goodbye
  • Fiddler on the Roof (Medley)
  • Finian’s Rainbow (Medley) 
  • I Dreamed a Dream 
  • I Know Him So Well 
  • I Love Paris 
  • I’ll Build a Stairway to Paradise 
  • I’m Walking in the Air (The Snowman) 
  • Let’s Do It 
  • Love Is Here to Stay
  • The Man I Love 
  • Man of La Mancha (Medley)
  • Maria (from West Side Story)
  • Memory (Cats) 
  • Money Money Money 
  • My Fair Lady (Medley) 
  • My Funny Valentine 
  • Nice Work If You Can Get It 
  • No Business Like Show Business 
  • No Strings 
  • Over the Rainbow 
  • Pick Yourself Up 
  • September Song 
  • Singin’ in the Rain 
  • Slap That Bass 
  • Smoke Gets in Your Eyes 
  • Somebody Loves Me 
  • Someone to Watch over Me
  • Wedding Favourties
  • Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
  • George Frederick Handel
  • Canon for 3 Violins & Ground Bass
  • Johann Pachelbel
  • Flower Duet (from Lakmé)
  • Leo Delibes
  • Pavane
  • Gabriel Fauré
  • Salut d’Amour
  • Edward Elgar
  • Sheep May Safely Graze
  • J S Bach
  • Summertime (from Porgy and Bess)
  • George Gershwin
  • Wedding Day at Troldhaugen
  • Edvard Grieg
  • Wedding March
  • Wedding March (from Lohengrin)
  • Belle of the Ball
  • Blue Tango
  • Fiddle-Faddle
  • Forgotten Dreams
  • Jazz Pizzicato
  • Penny Whistle
  • Plink Plank Plunk
  • Trumpeter's Lullaby
  • The Typewriter
  • Air (from Suite No 3 in D)
  • Brandenburg Concerto No 3
  • Chaconne (orig for Solo Violin)
  • Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
  • Sheep May Safely Graze
  • Canzona
  • Serenade
  • Waltz (from Masquerade)
  • Gypsy Carnival
  • Caprice Viennois
  • Liebesleid
  • Hungarian Rhapsody No 2
  • Hungarian Rhapsody No 14
  • To a Wild Rose
  • Tango: Noche de Estrellas
  • Tango: Olé Guapa!
  • Meditation (from Thaïs) Canzonetta (String Quartet Op 12)
  • Czardas
  • Adagio and Fugue in c minor
  • Adagio in C K356
  • Divertimenti (3) for Strings K136-8
  • Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
  • Barcarolle (from The Tales of Hoffmann)
  • Can-Can
  • Waltz (from The Tales of Hoffmann)
  • Ave Maria
  • Moment Musicale
  • Scenes from Childhood
  • Romance (from The Gadfly)
  • El Capitan
  • High School Cadets
  • Semper Fidelis
  • Stars & Stripes Forever
  • Johann I
  • Radetzky March
  • Johann II
  • Blue Danube Waltz
  • Roses from the South Waltz
  • Seid Umschlungen Millionen Waltz
  • Thunder & Lightning Polka
  • Tritsch-Tratsch Polka
  • Voices of Spring Waltz
  • Wiener Blut
  • Pizzicato Polka
  • Serenade
  • Iolanthe (Medley)
  • Andante Cantabile
  • Danse des Mirlitons
  • Sleeping Beauty Waltz
  • Trad
  • Arkansas Traveller
  • Greensleeves
  • Quartet in A minor (Op 35a)
  • Adagio
  • Quartet in C minor (Op 18 No 4)
  • Quartet in C major (Op 59 No 3) "Rasumovsky"
  • Quartet in E flat Major (op 127)
  • Quartet No 2 in D major
  • Quartet No 1 in C minor (Op 51 No 1)
  • Quartet No 3 in B flat major (Op 67)
  • An Irish Melody
  • Quartet No 5 in F Minor (Op 9)
  • Quartet No 12 in F major (Op 96)
  • Two Waltzes (Op 54)
  • Quartet in D major (Op 63)
  • Quartet in D major
  • Quartet in C major (Op 33 No 3) "The Bird"
  • Quartet in E major (Op 54 No 3)
  • Quartet in D major (Op 67 No 5) "The Lark"
  • Quartet in D minor (Op 76 No 2) "The Fifths"
  • Quartet No 2 in A minor (Op 13)
  • Adagio & Fugue in C minor (K 456)
  • Quartet in G major (K 387)
  • Quartet in B flat major (K 458) "The Hunt"
  • Quartet in C major (K 464) "The Dissonance"
  • Chaconne in G minor
  • Quartet in C minor (oOp 192 No 1) "Suite in the Old Style"
  • Quartet in D major
  • Quartet No 13 in A minor (D 804) "Rosamunde"
  • Quartettsatz in C minor (D 703)
  • Quartet No 2 in F major (Op 41 No 2)
  • Quartet in E minor (Op 45 No 2)
  • Quartet in A minor (Op 1)
  • Quartet in E flat Major (op 127)
  • Italian Serenade
, Wedding, Chantry Mill, West Sussex
5/5

The guys were superb! They were flexible and professional and an absolute delight to hear play. They nailed my request for tracks and even played the bride down the aisle. Such an incredible addition to our celebration. Thank you for everything!


, Wedding, Buckinghamshire
5/5

Me and my husband were delighted to have them for our wedding day! Despite the strong wind outside, they managed to play beautifully. All of our guests were amazed and we are very grateful. Also, we wanted one specific piece of music for the entrance and them to play whilst I had a friend signing and they agreed without issue and were very accommodating.


, Wedding, Lewes Castle, East Sussex
5/5

The Hyde Park String Quartet's contribution to our wedding ceremony was simply perfect. How I wish we had a recording or video of them all through it. They accommodated our every wish, including playing a range of classical pieces and humorous television themes, plus a superb arrangement created by themselves of a piece not previously in the quartet repertoire, also specially requested by us. They were great to deal with too, and I cannot recommend them highly enough.


, Wedding, Hertfordshire
5/5

My new wife and I arrived at our wedding venue to be greeted by our guests and the fabulous music being played by the string quartet. A couple of weeks before the wedding I was asked what music the guys had to play... I had no idea! So, I let the quartet play whatever the seemed appropriate. Their choice was incredible! Every guest said their music was beautiful. Catherine and I could not agree more. Thanks guys, you were amazing.


, Funeral, Surrey
5/5

Very professional and you selected appropriate music for us which fitted the bill well. Thank you.


, Birthday Party, Surrey
5/5

Thank you for arranging The Hyde Park String Quartet to play at my wife's 50th birthday garden party last Saturday. Everything went very smoothly and the music fitted perfectly into the occasion. Please pass on my thanks to the artists, and we wish them and yourselves every success for the future.


, Wedding, Surrey
5/5

THe Hyde Park String Quartet were amazing at our wedding. They played a great selection of songs and provided the perfect atmosphere to the drinks reception at our wedding.


, Wedding, Norfolk
5/5

Fantastic, highly recommended. Very professional, couldn't have asked for better.


The quartet has provided music for functions in venues including Althorp, Claridges, the London Ritz, Highclere Castle and Pinewood Studios where guest lists have included the Princess Royal, Cleo Laine, Lord Sainsbury, Pavarotti, Bob Geldof, Keith Richards, Steve Redgrave, David Gower and Boy George. The UK premiere of the Hollywood movie The Royal Tenenbaums, the re-launches of O2 and Audos, the corporate event organisers, as well as the magazine Men’s Health’s search for a new cover model all saw The Hyde Park String Quartet providing the music.

Alongside its concert work, The Hyde Park String Quartet has a foothold in every other field of entertainment.

They perform for corporate events, weddings and other private functions, playing in hotels, Banqueting and Livery halls, homes stately and not so stately, and have made several TV appearances. In 1995, Des O'Connor invited them to perform on his Central Television network peak-time show Pot of Gold.

At the 2003 opening of Andrew Lloyd Webber's collection of Pre-Raphaelites at the Royal Academy of Arts, the BBC Arts Correspondent, Rosie Millard, was so taken with The Hyde Park String Quartet that she began her 10 o' clock News report with their performance of Stairway to Heaven. Caribbean and P & O chose The Hyde Park String Quartet as opening entertainment at the launch, in the presence of the Princess Royal, of their flagship Adonia, as well as entertaining guests at a charity ball aboard the Aurora and a subsequent Caribbean cruise aboard the Arcadia.

As Britain’s first and foremost ‘crossover’ string quartet, The Hyde Park String Quartet is the String Quartet with its own distinctive style. As well as playing music of the great composers, it has a unique library of sparkling arrangements of all kinds of popular music from Monteverdi to Madonna.

The idea of this classical line-up playing modern tunes delights audiences of all ages and walks of life. As a result, the schedule now embraces concerts, all kinds of function (The Hyde Park String Quartet has performed at over 1,350 weddings in their 34-year history), plus entertaining in hotels, restaurants and cruiseliners.

The Hyde Park String Quartet's standard fee incorporates 3 sets of 50 minutes in a 3-hour period.

Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.

East Midlands

Derbyshire £720.00 Leicestershire £672.00 Lincolnshire £702.00 Northamptonshire £660.00 Nottinghamshire £672.00 Rutland £672.00

East

Cambridgeshire £642.00 Norfolk £690.00 Suffolk £678.00

Wales

Brecon £690.00 Carmarthen £690.00 Glamorgan £690.00 Monmouth £702.00 Pembroke £714.00

West Midlands

Gloucestershire £702.00 Herefordshire £720.00 Shropshire £780.00 Staffordshire £750.00 Warwickshire £672.00 Worcestershire £690.00

South East

Bedfordshire £660.00 Berkshire £660.00 Buckinghamshire £660.00 East Sussex £660.00 Essex £630.00 Hampshire £684.00 Hertfordshire £594.00 Isle of Wight £696.00 Kent £612.00 Oxfordshire £618.00 Surrey £606.00 Sussex £660.00 West Sussex £660.00 London £570.00 Middlesex £570.00
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