Voted BEST WEDDING CEREMONY MUSIC by Boston's A-List. Professional music services for corporate events, weddings, dinner parties, private concerts, and more. We offer classical and popular entertainment music in New England, and respond to your call or e-mail within 24 hours.
Established in Boston in 2007, the New England String Quartet is dedicated to expanding the contemporary chamber music tradition through performances, recordings, educational activities and community outreach projects. NESQ members are winners of international competitions in the U.S. and abroad.
Having made their debut at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, the ensemble is featured in concert series across New England including 3rd Sundays @ 3, Menotomy, Bach's Lunch, Parma Music Festival, and the Chromatic Club of Boston. The quartet's discography includes "Quadrants: Modern String Quartets" (2012, Navona Records), "Perceptions: Points of View for Small Ensemble" (2013, Navona Records), “Allusions” (2013, Navona Records), “Unbridled - Chamber Works by Sergio Cervetti” (2014, Navona Records), “Sarah Wallin Huff: Soul of the Machine” (2014, Navona Records), "Scott Pender: 88+12" (2014, Navona Records), "Darkness to Light - The Music of Jeffrey Jacob" (2014, Navona Records).
In 2012 NESQ became the ensemble-in-residence at Harvard University's Dudley House and actively participates in community outreach and music education programs presenting performances, chamber music coaching, and lectures. The quartet also collaborates with popular music, soundtrack, and video game producers. In 2014, NESQ recorded soundtracks for Lord of The Rings and Dungeons & Dragons online video games (Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment). NESQ's violinist Julia Okrusko has been recording and producing original soundtracks, and her works were nominated by Hollywood Music in Media Awards in Best Classical, Best New Age, and Best Orchestral categories.
Our experience, enthusiasm, and reliability allow us to make your wedding unique, beautiful, and memorable. We will bring to your ceremony the quality and expression of professional chamber music performance, and the beauty of your favorite music, perfectly timed to match the flow of your wedding. You may visit our website for detailed music suggestions for each part of your ceremony, audio and video samples, testimonials, and easy online booking. We are always there to help you on every step of the way, so please feel free to contact us with any questions and music ideas you might have!
As a professional event entertainment ensemble, we offer superb custom planned music entertainment for all types of events across New England. Since the formation of our string quartet in 2007, we have been performing at corporate functions, award ceremonies, weddings, dinners, cocktail parties, art exhibitions, and more. Our event entertainment clients include Boston University, Harvard Business School, Hyundai, Boston Biomedical, Clean Harbors Inc, Bicon, Stoneridge Montessori School, and other private organizations across New England. We are happy to offer long-term collaborations and thoroughly plan the upcoming celebrations, - and we are always ready to perform on a short notice as well. We regularly perform at The Bostonian Society and Old State House in Boston, Harvard Faculty Club, Metcalf Trustee Center and George Sherman Union at Boston University, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Symphony Hall, Harvard Club of Boston.
RELIABILITY AND EXPERIENCE:
When you book our string quartet, we get back to you within 24 hours, and as we plan the music for your event we offer you a simple contract which guarantees the performance. In addition to musical excellence, reliability is our absolute priority.
Our dress code (unless otherwise requested) is men in tuxedo and women in black, and we come equipped with black music stands. We take pride in professional presence which compliments your event.