Playlist

Arco String Quartet offers a wide range of music in many different styles. From classical to folk, jazz to pop we will always have the repertoire to suit your event.

 

Our extensive experience means that we can provide advice on suitable music for your occasion, for example for the entrance of the bride at your wedding.

 

Alternatively, if you have a particular piece of music in mind we will normally be able to play it for you at no extra cost, provided we have sufficient notice to arrange it for you before your event.

 

Classical | Pop | Music From James Bond | Jazz / Easy Listening

Folk / Traditional | Christmas | Show Tunes / TV / Film

Pop

A Hard Days Night Lennon/McCartney
All I Want is You U2
All These Things That I've Done The Killers
All You Need is Love Lennon/McCartney
A Whiter Shade of Pale Annie Lennox
Angels Robbie Williams
Annie's Song John Denver
Bad Romance Lady Gaga
Bittersweet Symphony The Verve
Can't Help Falling In Love With You Elvis Presley
Chasing Cars Snow Patrol
China In Your Hands T'Pau
Come Away with Me Nora Jones
Dancing Queen Abba
Delilah Tom Jones
Don't Go Breaking My Heart Elton John
Don't Stop Believing Journey
Dynamite Taio Cruz
Eleanor Rigby                   Lennon/McCartney
Endless Love Lionel Ritchie
English Rose Paul Weller
Eternal flame Bangles
Everlong Foo Fighters
Every Breath You Take The Police
Fields of Gold Eva Cassidy
Fix You Coldplay
Flying Without Wings Boyzone
For Once In My Life Stevie Wonder
Good Day Sunshine Lennon/McCartney
Greatest Day Take That
Hallelujah Leonard Cohen
Halo Beyonce
Have I Told You Lately Van Morrison
Heartbeats Jose Gonzalez
Help Lennon/McCartney
Here Comes The Sun George Harrison
Here, There and Everywhere Lennon/McCartney
Hoppipolla Sigur Ros
I Don't Want To Miss A Thing Aerosmith
I Will (No Man's Land) Radiohead
I Will Survive Gloria Gaynor
I'm Yours Jason Mraz
Iris Goo Goo Dolls
Isn't She Lovely Stevie Wonder
It Must be Love Madness
It Takes Two Baby Rod Stewart
Just Like Heaven The Cure
Just The Way You Are Bruno Mars
Knights of Cydonia Muse
Let it Be Lennon/McCartney
Live Forever Oasis
Love Me Tender (Laurie Lee) Elvis Presley
Make Someone Happy Jules Styne
Make You Feel My Love Adele
Mamma Mia Abba
Marry You Bruno Mars
Norwegian Wood Lennon/McCartney
No Matter Boyzone
Nothing Else Matters Metallica
November Rain Guns 'n' Roses
Oh Happy Day Edwin R Hawkins
One Metallica
One Day Like This Elbow
Only Time Enya
Paradise Coldplay
Penny Lane Lennon/McCartney
Perfect Day Lou Reed
Rule the World Take That
Runaway    The Corrs
Say a Little Prayer Aretha Franklin
She Elvis Costello
She's Leaving Home Lennon/McCartney
Sing (The Jubilee Song) Gary Barlow/AL Webber
Sir Duke Stevie Wonder
Something Harrison
Something In The Way She Moves James Taylor
Songbird Eva Cassidy
Stand By Me Ben E King
Stand By Me Oasis
Strawberry Fields Forever Lennon/McCartney
Sweet Child of Mine Guns 'n' Roses
Sweet Disposition The Temper Trap
The Long and Winding Road George Harrison
The Luckiest Ben Folds
The Universal Blur
Unchained Melody Righteous Brothers
Viva La Vida Coldplay
Whatever Oasis
When You Say Nothing At All Boyzone
With A Little Help From My Friends Lennon/McCartney
Wish You Were Here Pink Floyd
Wonderful Tonight Eric Clapton
Wonderwall Oasis
Yellow Coldplay
You Raise Me Up Westlife
Your Song Elton John/Bernie Taupin
You're So Vain Carly Simon


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Christmas

 

Adagio – Cello Concerto Elgar
Ah, Fuggi il Traditor from Don Giovanni Mozart
Air on a G string Bach
Alleluja from Exultate Jubilate Mozart
Andanta from Piano Concerto no 21 Mozart
Arioso Bach
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Handel
Ave Maria Gounod
Ave Maria Schubert
Brandenburg Concerto No 3 Bach
Canon in D Pachelbel
Cantabile Tartini
Cavatina S Myers
Chanson de Matin Elgar
Chanson du Roi from Faust Gounod
Clair de Lune Debussy
Dance of the Knights Prokofiev
Deh Vieni, Non Tardar from The Marriage of Figaro Mozart
Divertimento 1 k136 Mozart
Double Violin Concerto in D min Bach
Drinking Song' from La Traviata Verdi
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik Mozart
Entr'acte from Carmen Bizet
Flower Duet Delibes
Four Seasons Vivaldi
Funiculi – Funicula Luigi Denza
Fur Elise Beethoven
Gymnopedie E Satie
Hallelujah Chorus Handel
Hornpipe Handel
Humoresque Dvorak
Intermezzo from Cavalliera Rusticana Mascagni
Jesu Joy of Mans Desiring Bach
Larghetto – Serenade for Strings Elgar
Largo Handel
Lark Ascending Vaughan Williams
Lullaby Brahms
March from the Nutcracker Suite Tchaikovsky
Minuet, Op. 11 No. 5 Boccherini
Morning' from Peer Gynt Suite Grieg
Nessun Dorma Puccini
Nimrod – Enigma Variations Elgar
O Mio Babbino Caro Puccini
Ode to Joy Beethoven
Palladio Karl Jenkins
Panis Angelicus C Franck
Pastoral Symphony - Shepherd's Song Beethoven
Pavane Faure
Prince Igor from Polovtsian Dances Borodin
Quartets - Various Mozart
Quartets - Various Haydn
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini - 18th Variation Rachmaninov     
Romanze Op50 for Violin Beethoven
Salut D'amour Elgar
Scheherezade Rimsky-Korsakov
Sheep May Safely Graze Bach
Siciliano Bach
Song to the Moon from Rusalka Dvorak
The Force of Destiny Verdi
The Girl with the Flaxen Hair Debussy
Time to Say Goodbye   Francesco Sartori  
Träumerei Schumann
Trepak Tchaikovsky
Trumpet Voluntary Clarke
Two Rondeaux Purcell
Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky
Wachet Auf Bach
Waltz - Sleeping Beauty Tchaikovsky
Waltzes - Various Strauss
Water Music - Various Handel
Wedding March Wagner
Wedding March Mendelssohn
Zadok the Priest Handel


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Music From James Bond

All Time High John Barry
For Your Eyes Only Bill Conti
James Bond Theme Monty Norman
Live and Let Die Paul McCartney
Nobody Does It Better M Hamlisch
We Have All The Time In The World John Barry


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Christmas

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Manning Sherwin
Ain't Misbehavin Fats Waller
At Last Etta James
At That Time of Life Anon
Blue Moon Rodgers & Hart
Can't Take My Eyes Off You Andy Williams
Everything Michael Buble
Every Time We Say goodbye Cole Porter
Fly Me To The Moon Frank Sinatra
I Left My Heart in San Fransisco G Cory
It Don't Mean a Thing Duke Ellington
It Had to be You Harry Connick Jr
I've Got You Under My Skin Cole Porter
Let's Do It (Let's Fall in Love) Cole Porter
L.O.V.E Nat King Cole
Misty J Burke
My Baby Just Cares For Me Nina Simone
Nearness of You Hoagy Carmichael
Strangers in the Night Frank Sinatra
Summertime G Gershwin
Sway / Cherry Pink Pablo Betran
That's Amore Harry Warren
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face Ewan MacColl
The Second Time Around Henry Mancini
The Very Thought of You Ray Noble
They Can't Take That Away From Me G Gershwin
Unforgettable Nat King Cole
Walkin' My Baby Back Home F E Ahlert
What a Wonderful World Louis Armstrong
When I Fall In Love Nat King Cole
When They Begin the Beguine Cole Porter


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Folk / Traditional

Carrickfergus Trad
Cockles and Mussels Trad
Come Back to Sorento Ernesto De Curtis
Killarney Trad
Londonderry Air Trad
Plaisir d'Amour Trad
Tango (from Espana) Isaac Albeniz
The Blaydon Races Trad
The Girl I left Behind Me Trad
The Irish Washerwoman Trad
The Minstrel Boy Trad
The Wild Rover Trad
To a Wild Rose E MacDowell
Waltzing Matilda Trad
Waters of Tyne           Trad


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Christmas

A Holly Jolly Christmas Johnny Marks
Deck the Halls arr Bjorn Kleiman
Ding Dong Merrily on High arr Bjorn Kleiman
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas arr Bjorn Kleiman
Let it Snow Jules Styne
Rudolph Johnny Marks
Silent Night arr Bjorn Kleiman
Sleigh Ride Leroy Anderson
Suite from 'The Snowman' Howard Blake
The Christmas Song Nat King Cole
We Wish You a Merry Christmas arr Bjorn Kleiman
Winter Wonderland Jules Styne


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Christmas

A Thousand Years - Twilight Christina Perri
A Whole New World Alan Menken
All I Ask of You Lloyd Webber
Allo 'Allo Theme Hazelhurst
As Time Goes By H Hupfeld
Braveheart Theme J Horner
Bring Him Home Schonberg
Bring Me Sunshine Morecambe & Wise
Chi Mai Ennio Morriconi
Cinema Paradiso - Theme Ennio Morriconi
Drink With Me Schonberg
Edelweiss Rodgers and Hammerstein
Game of Thrones - Theme Ramin Djawadi
Ghostbusters – Theme Ray Parker Jr
Glasgow Love Theme - Love Actually Craig Armstrong
Going Home – Local Hero Mark Knopfler
Godfather - Speak Softly Love Nino Rota
Hill Street Blues Mike Post
Last of the Mohicans - The Kiss Trevor Jones
Moon River Henry Mancini
My Fair Lady - Medley Loewe
My Favourite Things' from Sound of Music Rodgers/H'stein
One Hand, One Heart - West Side Story Stephen Sondheim
Romeo and Juliet - Kissing You Desree
Schindlers List Theme J Williams
Somewhere Out There - An American Tale Horner, Mann & Well
Somewhere Over the Rainbow Eva Cassidy
Somewhere Over the Rainbow Judy Garland
Star Wars - Throne Room Theme J Williams
Take My Breath Away - Top Gun Theme Berlin
Tale as Old as Time – Beauty and the Beast Ashman/Menken
The House of Elliot - Theme Hazlewood
Three Little Maids from the Mikado Sullivan
Titanic - My Heart Will Go On James Horner
True Love Cole Porter
Turning Page – Twilight Saga Sleeping at Last
Under the Umbrella – Little Women Thomas Newman
Victoria & Albert – The Young Victoria Ilan Eshkeri
Vide Cor Meum - Hannibal Patrick Cassiday
Wedding Processional - The Sound of Music Rodgers and Hammerstein
When You Wish Upon a Star L Harline
You'll Never Walk Alone - Carousel Rodgers and Hammerstein
You're So Cool – True Romance    Hans Zimmer