Repertoire examples

The AN String Quartet ref: 2091

Light Classics:

Light repertoire

Bach: Air on a G-String, Concerto for

Two Violins, Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring
Borodin: Polovtsian Dances
Britten: Simple Symphony Debussy:

Golliwog's Cakewalk,

The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
Dvorak: Humoresque
Elgar: Beau Brumel, Salut D'Amour
Faure: Dolly Suite, Pavane
Handel: Arrival and Departure of the

Queen of Sheba
Handel: "Air" and "Hornpipe" from

Water Music
Handel: "La Rejouissance" from

Music for the Royal Fireworks
Handel: "Ombra mai fu", from Xerxes
Jenkins: Palladia
Massanet: Meditation, from Thais
Pachebel: Canon
Purcell: Trumpet Tune in D, Trumpet Voluntary/Prince of Denmark's March
Ravel: Bolero
Tchaikovsky: Danse de Mirlitons, from

the Nutcracker
Trad. Arr. Thorp: Irish Serry Suite
Trad. Arr Collins and Leigh: Cock Linnet
Vivaldi: Spring, Summer, Autumn and

Winter from the Four Seasons
Vivaldi: "Largo" from Guitar Concerto in D
Wagner: Bridal March


Concert repertoire

Barber: Adagio, from the B Minor String Quartet
Dvorak: The American
Haydn: Emperor, Fifths and Sunrise Quartets
Mozart: Divertimenti K136. K137 and K138


 

 

 

Denza: Funiculli Funicula
Donaldson: Makin' Whoopi
Gershwin: Highlights from 'Crazy for You',
'The Can't Take that Away from Me',
'I Got Rhythm'
Joplin: Various Rags, including

'Maple Leaf'

and 'Pineapple'

 

Jazz Programme

We offer a programme of jazz and popular

music, which includes songs made popular

by Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jnr

and Peggy Lee:
Bernstein: "America" and "Tonight" from

West Side Story
Davenport: "Fever"
Gershwin: "SummerTime", "I Got Rhythm",
Gershwin:"Embraceable You",

"Fascinating Rhythm",

"It ain't necessarily so"
Bart Howard: "Fly me to the Moon"
Jerome Kern: "All the Things you are",

"Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man"
Lennon and McCartney: "Eleanor Rigby",

 "Get Back",
Lennon and McCartney:"Daytripper",

"Lady Madonna"
Thelonius Monk: "Round Midnight"
Porter: "I've got you under my skin",

"Let's do it (Let's fall in love)",

"You do Something to Me"
Elvis Presley: "All Shook Up",

"Blue Suede Shoes"
Ram and Rand: "Only You

(And You alone)"
Rodgers & Hart: "Have You Met

Miss Jones?"

 

Suggested Wedding Repertoire

Before the ceremony, as guests assemble:
A selection of Mozart Divertimenti
Mozart - 'Eine Kliene Nachtmusik'
Handel - Water Music extracts

Processional:
Wagner - 'Bridal March' from Lohengrin
Purcell - Trumpet Tune in D

During the signing of the registers:
Pachelbel: Canon in D
Massanet: Meditation
Faure: Pavane

Recessional:
Mendelssohn - 'Wedding March' from a Midsummer Night's Dream
Purcell - Trumpet Voluntary/Prince of

Denmark's March