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Music for events - concerts - corporate work -  & weddings

Previous Venues

Since 2011, Akina Strings have performed at a large number events throughout Berkshire including concerts, weddings and corporate events.

 

Below is just a selection of events we have performed at.

 

Children's Concert for Concertini at Norden Farm Arts Centre in Maidenhead

 

Duo performance at Highclere Castle

 

Handel Messiah performance Holy Trinity Church, Cookham

Performance of Handel's glorious 'Messiah' with Cantorum Choir. 

 

Marriage celebration Danesfield House Hotel, Marlow-On-Thames

Private engagement to celebrate the recent wedding of George and Amal Clooney, hosted by the bride's parents guests that we performed to included family and friends and of course George and Amal themselves.

 

Frogmore House (Private Royal Residence), Home Park, Windsor Castle, Windsor

Music for the Duke of Endinburgh's Award Christmas Celebration. Guests included Prince Edward, HRH The Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward, other performers included Katie Melua.

 

The Leander Club Henley-on-Thames

Legendary Rowing Club. String Quartet for an intimate dinner party.

 

Sheepdrove Farm and Eco Conference Centre, Lambourn

Billiant venue! String Quartet Music for a civil ceremony and drinks reception.

 

Temple Island, Royal Henley Regatta

String Quartet enagagement over three days for various corporate events on a private island in the River Thames during the Royal Henley Regatta 2014

 

Reading Town Hall and Forbury Gardens Bandstand

Wedding Ceremony and drinks reception music

 

Stirrups Country House, Bracknell

Music for a civil wedding ceremony

 

Castle Royle Golf Club Reading

String Duo performance for a 50th birthday party

 

The Great House at Sonning

String Duo performance for champagne reception.

 

Reading Hilton

Music for Wedding (drinks reception)

 

Reading Lake Hotel

String Quartet Music for Wedding Ceremony, Drinks reception and wedding breakfast, Bautiful location just off Junction 11 of the M4. Special arrangements included Annie's Song, My Heart will go on and the Superman Theme.

 

Basildon Park

We provided a string quartet for an intimate wedding at the National Trust property Basildon Park near Pangbourne. The Quartet Performed a selection of popular arrangements mixed with well loved classics for guests at this beautiful georgian venue.

 

Beaumont Estate Hotel and Conference Centre Old Windsor

Our string quartet performed a mix of classical and modern music for this champagne reception following the wedding ceremony. Performing in a sheltered outdoor spot music played included items from Bach to Coldplay.

 

Mill Hall Newbury

String Duo performance

 

Lillebrooke Manor Maidenhead

Performance for Civil ceremony and champagne reception.

 

Ashe Park Basingstoke

Akina video project

 

Hedsor House Taplow

Music for a champagne reception

 

Danesfield House Taplow

String Quartet performance for a wedding ceremony and drinks reception

 

 

Phyllis Court Club Henley on Thames

String Quartet performance for a civil wedding ceremony and a drinks reception

 

Charity Event Wokingham

String Quartet music for an open garden event  in aid of Berkshire Air Ambulance, an annual event we provided music as a part of a garden tour! we performed outside but under a fantastic gazebo.

 

Bearwood College Wokingham

String Duo and Quartet performance for wedding showcase

 

University of Reading 

Akina String Quartet recording project

Working  in a studio environment our string quartet's website sound samples.

 

Bearwood College Chapel

Solo Vioinist Performing Wedding Ceremony Music for the signing of the registers. Pieces included including Bach, Ave Maria.

 

Rivers Club, Tilehurst

Solo Cellist providing music for duration of drinks reception and beginning of the wedding breakfast performing a selection of solo cello music including excerpts form the Bach Cello suites.

 

Electric string quartet schools workshops

Educational work undertaken as members of staff for Berkshire Maestros working as part of a funk band delivering educational workshops to schools thoughout Berkshire

 

Cantley House Hotel

Outdoor performance for garden party and following lunch

 

Beaumont Estate Windsor

String Quartet Background music for a Medical Conference

 

Beaumont Estate Windsor 

String Quartet performance during dinner for Black tie charity ball and auction

 

Beaumont Estate, Windsor

String Quartet Entertainment during meal for corporate client

 

Sindlesham Court 

String quartet entertainment for Christmas Party

 

Northcote House, (De Veres Venue) Sunningdale, Ascot

Champagne Reception following ceremony

 

Pangbourne Club

String Quartet Music for 100th

Birthday Party

 

 

Wedding showcase Hall place, Maidenhead

Appearance at a wedding showcase event with dream wedding fairs

 

Wedding showcase Blue Mountain Golf Club, Bracknell

Duo performance at wedding showcase event with Dream Wedding Fairs

 

Wedding Showcase event Trunkwell House

String Quartet In association with Dream Wedding Fairs

 

Civil Partnership Ufton Court West Berks

String Quartet Music for civil partner ship ceremony and drinks reception at Ufton Court in West Berkshire

 

Wasing Park Walled Garden

string quartet outdoor msuic performance for wedding ceremony in Wasing Park Secret Garden

 

Wokefield Park (De Veres Venue)

Wedding Ceremony and Drinks reception music at Wokefield Park, Mortimer

 

Audley’s Wood (Handpicked Hotels venue)

Various including Music for wedding ceremony, drinks reception and wedding breakfast

Various corporate events

 

Riverdale Barn, Yateley, Hampshire

Music for drinks reception

 

String Quartet Warbrook House and Grange, Eversley St John's Church, Hook

Roligious wedding ceremony and drinks reception

 

Slowly Rolling Camera Project

String session for Edition records at University of Southampton 

String quartet as a part of larger ensemble for Jazz composer/pianist Dave Stapletons latest project Slowly Rolling Camera. Working using Click track to record string parts for various tracks as a string octet.

 

String ensemble for classical concert performance in Henley on Thames

Concert with Aliquando Choir, Patrick Hawes, Claire Jones and Elin Manahan Thomas,

 

Old Luxtor’s Barn 

Music for Civil Ceremony and drinks reception

 

Titanic Themed birthday Party the Riverside Café Benson