Marilla String Quartet & Trio

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Quartet Repertoire

Light Music

Great Standards

Armstrong What a wonderful world
Coward A room with a view
Crewe/Gaudio Can't take my eyes off you
Dean Martin That’s amore, Sway, Volare
Dent Bring me sunshine, Singing in the rain
Di Capua O sole mio
Donaldson Makin' Whoopee
Hupfeld As time goes by
Jones It had to be you
Lemare Moonlight and roses
Mandel Fly me to the moon
Noble Love is the sweetest thing
Rascel Arriverderci Roma
Rodgers Edelweiss
Seiler & Marcus I don’t want to set the world on fire
Sherwin A Nightingale sang in Berkeley Square

American Greats

Berlin What’ll I do, Let’s face the music and dance, Top hat white tie and tails, Cheek to cheek,
Steppin’ out with my baby, Always, Alexander’s ragtime band
Gershwin Love walked in, Somebody loves me, The man I love, Nice work if you can get it,
Someone to watch over me, Embraceable you, Lady be good, By Strauss, I got plenty o’ nuttin’,
Summertime, They can’t take that away from me
Kern All the things you are, Smoke gets in your eyes, The folks who live on the hill, I won’t dance, Bill
Porter Let's do it, Every time we say goodbye, True love
Rodgers My funny valentine, The lady is a tramp, A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square

Jazz, Ragtime & Blues Classics

Brown Sentimental journey
Joplin Elite syncopations, Pleasant moments, The easy winners, Cleopha, Country club
Redding These arms of mine
Shearing Lullaby of Birdland
Suessdorf Moonlight in Vermont
Thielemans Bluesette

Latin American, Tangos & other dances

Abreu Tico-tico bird
Francini Argentine tango
Iradier La paloma
McLean Tango, Czardas, Rhumba
Rodriguez La Cumparsita

Musicals & Shows

Arlen The Wizard of Oz - Over the rainbow
Bernstein West side story - Maria, Tonight, One hand one heart, Somewhere
Lloyd Webber Phantom of the opera - Theme, All I ask of you, Music of the night
Rodgers The King & I - Shall we dance
Oklahoma - Out of my dreams
Showboat - Bill
Schonberg Les miserables - I dreamed a dream


Various Irish, Scottish, English folk music
Traditional Happiness (Chinese traditional)
Wong The moon represents my heart (Chinese traditional)

Film and TV

Armstrong Love Actually - Portuguese love theme, Romeo & Juliet - Kissing you (Love theme)
Aznavour/Kretzmer Notting Hill - She
Baerwald Moulin Rouge - Come what may
Corelli Master and Commander - Adagio
Hess Ladies in lavender - Theme
Horner Titanic - My heart will go on, Braveheart - For the love of a princess
Jarre Dr. Zhivago - Lara’s theme (Somewhere my love)
John The Lion King - Can you feel the love tonight
Keating Notting Hill - When you say nothing at all
Mancini Breakfast at Tiffany's - Moon river
Menken Tangled - I see the light
Morricone The Mission - Gabriel’s oboe, Cinema Paradiso - Theme, An Englishman's Castle - Chi Mai
Norman James Bond - Theme
Piaf La vie en rose
Rota The Godfather - Love theme
Ungar The Civil War - Ashokan farewell
Wilson Fawlty Towers - Theme
Wet Wet Wet Four weddings and a funeral - Love is all around
Williams Star wars - Theme
Zimmer Gladiator - Themes

Popular Arrangements

Abba I do, I have a dream, Thank you for the music
Adele/Dylan Make you feel my love
Beatles Michelle, Yesterday, Hey Jude, When I’m 64, All you need is love, Eleanor Rigby
Broom The rose
Christina Perri A thousand years
Coldplay Viva La Vida, Clocks
Elbow One day like this
Elton John Your song
Elvis Presley Can’t help falling in love with you
Ashcroft Bittersweet symphony
Journey Don’t stop believing
Keane Somewhere only we know
One Direction Little things
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars
Stevie Wonder I just called to say I love you, Isn’t she lovely

Special Occasions

Blake The Snowman suite
Berlin White Christmas
Henry VIII Pastime with good company
Franklin Anniversary waltz
Arr. Thorp Christmas medley
Various Music Hall medley, Happy birthday, Congratulations, Christmas carols, Medieval Suite

Classical Music

Popular Baroque Pieces

Albinoni Oboe concerto
Bach Brandenburg concerti 1, 3 & 5, Air on a G string, Sheep may safely graze, Jesu joy of man’s desiring,
Be you beside me, Sleepers awake, Double violin concerto, My heart ever faithful
Boyce Symphonies 1 and 4
Charpentier Prelude & Dance
Clarke Trumpet voluntary
Corelli Adagio from Christmas concerto
Handel The arrival of the Queen of Sheba, The water music, Music for the royal fireworks
Loeillet Sonata in D minor
Lully Dances
Pachelbel Canon
Purcell Rondeau, music from Abdelazar, Trumpet tune, Suite from Fairy Queen
Telemann Quartet
Vivaldi Selections from the Four Seasons, Gloria

Classical Favourites

Beethoven Ode to Joy
Boccherini Minuet
Haydn Serenade
Mozart Divertimenti, Eine kleine nachtmusik, Ave verum, Wedding march from Figaro
Schubert Standchen, Ave Maria

Romantic Selection

Albeniz Tango
Anon. Greensleeves
Brahms Theme from St Anthony variations
Chopin Valse in D flat
Debussy The girl with the flaxen hair
Dvorak Humoresque
Elgar Idylle, Chanson de matin, Chanson de nuit, Nimrod
Fauré Pavane, Berceuse from Dolly suite
Ireland Minuet
Kreisler Liebeslied, Liebesfreud
Liadov Polka
Mendelssohn Wedding march
Rutter The Lord bless you and keep you
Strauss Voices of Spring, Vienna polka
Vaughan Williams Dives and Lazarus theme
Wagner Bridal chorus

Operatic Selection

Bizet Carmen - 2 Entr’actes, Seguidila & Habanera
Delibes Flower duet from Lakmé
Lehar Suite
Mascagni Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Mozart Voi che sapete
Puccini O mio babbino caro, Nessun dorma

Special Requests: We love to play pieces which have a personal meaning for you: please ask for details. We are experienced at tracing music and if necessary we can arrange music for string quartet or trio that was originally written for other instruments. Please request this service well in advance of your event to allow us the time to find and arrange the music. An additional charge of £30 is made for this service.

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