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darlton ensemble string quartet with flute greater manchester
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Darlton Ensemble will add a touch of class to any event. With over 30 years performance experience and an extensive repertoire that ranges from classical to modern pop, Darlton Ensemble will provide the perfect backdrop for any and every occasion.
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Modern Pop
Christina Perri - 1000 years You make me - Avici
McFly - All about you
Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars Snow Patrol - Run
Wannadies - You & Me
Kings of Leon - Sex on Fire
Gaga - Paparazzi
Amy Winehouse - Back to Black
Foo Fighters - Everlong
Manic Street Preachers - Everlasting
Bruno Mars - Marry You
Green Day - Holiday
Westlife - Flying Without Wings
Westlife - You raise me Up
Bette Midler - The Rose
Bette Midler - From a Distance
Toploader - Dancing in the Moonlight
John Paul Young - Love is in the Air
Coldplay - Yellow Coldplay - Fix You
Coldplay - Viva la Vida
Coldplay - Paradise
Beyonce - Halo
Cyndy Lauper - Girls Just Want to Have Fun
Maroon 5 - Sugar
Nick Cave - Into My Arms
Air - All I need
Aphex Twin - Jynweythek Ylow
Sigur Ros - Hoppipolla
Taylor Swift - Love Story
Blunt - You’re Beautiful
Verve - Bitter Sweet Symphony
Madonna - Like a Prayer
Muse - Starlight
John Legend - All of Me
The 1975 - Robbers
Pharrell Williams - Happy
Ed Sheeran - Photograph
Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
Phil Collins - You’ll be in my Heart
Edward Sharp - Home
Rihanna - Diamonds
Sam Smith - Stay with Me

Classic Pop
Beatles
In My Life
I want to Hold Your Hand
Somewhere
Yesterday
Michelle
When I‘m 64
Eleanor Rigby
All You Need Is Love
My Love
Imagine
Help from my Friends
If I fell
And I Love her
I Feel Fine
Here There & Everywhere
Here comes the Sun
Help
Long & Winding Road
Strawberry Fields Forever
She’s Leaving Home
A Hard Day’s Night
Lady Madonna

Elvis Presley - Love me Tender
Elvis Presley - Hawaian Wedding Song
Elvis Presley - Can’t Help Falling in Love
Joni Mitchell - Both Sides Now
Toto - Africa
Tom Jones - Delilah
Herman’s Hermits - Something Good
Moody Blues - Nights in White Satin
The Hollies - Air That I Breathe
Minnie Riperton - Loving You
Procol Harum - Whiter Shade of Pale
ABBA - Mama Mia
ABBA - Dancing Queen
ABBA - I do I do
ABBA - Money Money Money
ABBA - Arrival
ABBA - Thank you for the Music
Elton John - Can You feel the Love
Elton John - Your Song
Elton John - Yellow Brick Road
Elton John - Candle in the Wind
Beach Boys - God Only Knows
Barry Manilow - Copacabana Barry Manilow - Can’t Smile Without You
Rod Stewart - Sailing
Rod Stewart - Maggie May
Michael Jackson - Ben Michael Jackson - I’ll be there
Lionel Richie - Hello Lionel Richie - My Destiny
Donna Summer - I will Survive
Neil Diamond - Sweet Caroline
Whitney Houston - The greatest Love of all
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong - All the Time In the World
David Bowie - Everyone Says Hi
U2 - With or without you
U2 - Beautiful Day
Stevie Wonder - Isn’t She Lovely
Stevie Wonder - Signed Sealed & Delivered
Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams are Made of this
Whoopie Goldberg - I will Follow Him
Nielsen - Without You
McCartney - Warm & Beautiful
McCartney - Somedays
Dixie Cups - Chapel of Love
Nana Mouskouri - Only Love
Frankie Laine - I Believe
Everly Bros - Crying in the Rain
Carpenters - Yesterday Once More
Carpenters - Superstar
Carpenters - Solitaire
Carpenters - Close To You
Carpenters - Goodbye to Love
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge over Troubled Water
Simon & Garfunkel - Mrs Robinson
Simon & Garfunkel - A Summer Place

Rock
Bohemian Rhapsody
We are the Champions
Love of My Life
Nothing Else Matters
Don‘t Wanna Miss a Thing
Stairway to Heaven
Tainted Love
Bron-y-Aur
Sweet Child of Mine
November Rain
Maggie May
Sailing
Brown-Eyed Girl
Everlasting
Everlong
Beth
Don’t Stop Believin’
Final Countdown
Stand by Me

Ballads
Make you Feel My Love
You look Wonderful Tonite
Unchained Melody
Have I Told You Lately
The Way We Were
1st Time that ever I Saw your Face
September Song
Autumn Leaves
Stranger in Paradise
Crazy
Halleluya
Time to Say Goodbye
How Beautiful
Only a Woman
Born Again
Our Love is Here to Stay
Moonlight Serenade
Way You Look Tonight
Wonderful World
My Way
Lady in Red
Fields of Gold
La Vie en Rose
Annie’s Song
Everything I do- I do it all for You
I will wait for you
Moon River
Have I Told you Lately
My Funny Valentine
Three Times a Lady
Anniversary Waltz
Unforgettable
The very thought pf you
When I fall I love
You always hurt the one you love
Long Ago & Far Away
Lazy Old Sun

Manchester Music
Take That
Oasis
Stone Roses
Herman’s Hermits
Morrissey

Ballads & Swing
Unchained Melody
Amore
I do it all for you
Annie’s Song
The way  you look tonight
My Way/Manhattan/Love & Marriage
Have I Told you Lately
Unforgettable
Halleluya- Leonard Cohen

Classical
Pachelbel - Canon
Wagner/Mendelssohn - Wedding Marches
Bach - Air on a G String/Flute Suite
Handel - Queen  of Sheba/Largo/Water Music/Halleluya Chorus/Zadok the Priest
Boccherini - Minuet
Strauss - Walzes & Polkas
Haydn Symphonies 94 , 97, 104
Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik/Divertimenti/Operas/Laudate Dominum
Vivaldi - 4 seasons
Tchaikovsky - Nutcracker suite
Grieg - Hall of Mountain King/Morning
Schubert - Ave Maria
Ravel - Bolero
Jenkins - Palladio
Debussy - Clair de Lune
Parry - Jerusalem
Elgar - Salut D’Amour/ Chanson de Matin
Vaughan Williams - Greensleeves

Operas
Verdi/Bizet/Puccini/Offenbach/Mozart
Carmen/Rigoletto/Flower Duet- Delibes
Mascagni: Intermezzo

Jazz
Mr. Bojangles
Cry Me a River
Misty
Blue Moon
Aint Misbehavin’
Rags

Shows
Wizard of Oz - Over the Rainbow
Les Mis - I dreamed a Dream
On My Own - Bring Him Home
Phantom - Music of the Night
Phantom - All I ask of You
Phantom - Think of Me
Phantom - Wishing
Evita - Don’t Cry for Me Argentina
Aspects of Love - Love Changes Everything
Cats - Memory
Moulin Rouge - Come What
Chicago - All That Jazz
Riverdance - Stolen Kiss
West Side Story Medley
Mary Poppins - Spoonful of Sugar
Fiddler on the Roof - Sunrise Sunset
Fiddler on the Roof - To Life
Sound of Music - Sound of Music
Sound of Music - Do-a-deer
Sound of Music - Edelweiss
Sound of Music - Favourite things
Oklahoma - People will say we’re in Love
Oklahoma - Beautiful Morning
Oklahoma - Gonna wash that guy right out of my hair
Oklahoma - I’m in love with a wonderful guy
Oklahoma - Nothing like a dame
My Fair Lady - I’m getting married in the morning
My Fair Lady - Wouldn’t it be loverly
Carousel - Walk through a storm
South Pacific - Some Enchanted Evening
South Pacific - Bali Ha’I
Hello Dolly - Hello Dolly
Hello Dolly - Mame
Oliver - Consider yourself
Oliver - Food
Oliver - Where is Love
Oliver - I’d do Anything

Films
Wunderbar
The Impossible Dream
The Hobbit Lord of the rings
Into the West
Hedwig’s Theme
Pink Panther
Kissing You
Star Wars
Startrek
Darth Vader
Lara’s Theme
Tara’s Theme
Ashokan Farewell
Gabriel’s Oboe
The Good The Bad & The Ugly
Chi Mai
Nobody Does it Better
All the Time in the World
Indiana Jones
True Romance
Harry Lime Theme
Braveheart
Ladies in Lavender
Love Actually
Dam Busters
Once Upon Dream--really Tchaikovsky !!
Superman
Rocky
Last of the Mohicans
Magnificent 7
Love theme St Elmo’s Fire
You Light Up My Life
Totoro
Kiki
The Summer Knows
North
Singing in the Rain
Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines
Deer Hunter-Cavatine
The Great Escape
The Italian Job
Out of Africa-Karen End Theme
Disney Films
Tale as Old as Time
Some Day my Prince will Come
Let it Go
You’ll be in my Heart
Whole New World
Happy
Bare Necessities
Once Upon a Dream
Pirates of the Caribbean
Up
Spoonful of Sugar
Kiss the Girl
You’ve Got a Friend in Me

Folk Tunes
Irish
Tangos
Italian
Scottish
Welsh
Mexican
Danny Boy

Christmas Carols/Hymns/Jewish
Victorian Music Hall
WW1 Medleys
Klezmer

  • A unique, easy-listening sound for the ambience you desire.
  • Members are professionals who have performed at major corporate events, royalty, weddings, Royal Television Society and BBC's North West Tonight.
  • Quartet option also available if budget and space is a concern.
  • Can tailor each performance to your occasion, musical taste & colour scheme.

Line up:

Default lineup: 5 members

Quintet: 2 x Violin, viola, cello and flute

Darlton Ensemble string quartet & flute offers you its distinctive and easy-listening sound and unrivalled repertoire of light & classical music. You'll hear music from Mozart to Metallica, Bach to Beatles, Ed Sheeran to Taylor Swift. Darlton's friendly professional musicians consult carefully for every event & colour match the theme of of your personal or corporate event and their repertoire can be customised to your taste.

All members are friendly professionals who have entertained major corporates & charities, brides, royalty, school children, 1000-strong conferences, a groom on bended knee, Royal Television Society & featured on BBC's North West Tonight.

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire Darlton Ensemble from Alive Network

  • Quartet option 1 Deduct £48

    1 x Violin, viola, cello and flute

  • Quartet option 2 Deduct £48

    2 x Violin, viola and cello

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire Darlton Ensemble from Alive Network

  • Up to 2 hours playing (no breaks) £0
  • Up to 2 hours and 30 minutes (10 minute break) Add £78
  • Up to 3 hours Add £156