Reflection - String Quartet | South East(4 Reviews)
Based In: South East
Reflection creates the perfect ambience for a church wedding or civil ceremony. Our performance begins from the moment your guests arrive and continues for the entrance of the bride, the signing of the register and the exit of the bridal party.
Our repertoire includes all the famous bridal marches and traditional wedding music. For a church wedding we are also able to play hymns.
We understand that flexibility is important for any wedding celebration. Reflection is able to perform in a variety of settings and locations and is happy to play outside ... wherever possible. Our lighter selection of music is ideal for drinks receptions while guests mingle and relax and photographs are taken.
Choosing your music
Choosing a programme of music may seem a little daunting at first. We have prepared a sample programme which we hope will give you a few ideas.
Hannah - Cello
Hannah studied at Chetham's School of Music before moving to London to study at The Royal College of Music. Since graduating Hannah has enjoyed a busy freelancing career as a solo, orchestral and chamber musician.
Hannah regularly plays and records with singer songwriters and has played alongside pop-opera crossover bands such as All Angels and Blake. Hannah's television appearances include Terry Wogan's Points of View programme and BBC drama The Inspector Lynley Mysteries. Hannah teaches regularly in schools and privately, both adults and children.
Clare - Violin
Clare co ... mpleted her musical training at the Royal Academy of Music where she graduated with an honours degree in music. She currently freelances with many top orchestras and ensembles including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Soloists, Brandenburg Sinfonia and the Belmont Ensemble.
Her commercial recording and TV work includes performances with Paul Weller, Gabrielle and Martine McCutcheon.
Clare has an active teaching schedule, recently completing a course in Suzuki violin teaching techniques.
Helen - Viola
Helen's musical training was concluded at the Royal College of Music where she won several prizes and scholarships. During this time she also achieved second place in the Essex Young Musician of the Year competition.
Helen regularly performs with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, English National Ballet and the English Symphony Orchestra.
She has also performed on the soundtrack for the film Big Fish and has recorded with Vanessa Mae.
Rebecca - Violin
Having finished her musical studies at the Royal Academy of Music where Rebecca came second in several prestigious prizes, she achieved the position of co-leader of the BBC Concert Orchestra and is a regular performer on such programmes as Radio 2's Friday Night is Music Night.
Rebecca was most recently seen performing with the orchestra on BBC2's Maestro.
She also freelances with various London orchestras and groups including the London Symphony Orchestra, the English Chamber Orchestra and of course Reflection.
Melanie - Violin
Melanie completed her professional training at the Royal Academy of Music. She currently freelances with several orchestras including the BBC Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony orchestra, Royal Opera House orchestra and English National Opera orchestra.
Melanie has an active teaching and chamber music schedule and has performed with many international stars including Placido Domingo, Andrea Bocelli, Katherine Jenkins, Russell Watson, Hayley Westenra and Roger Daltrey.
Anna - Cello
Anna enjoys a busy freelance career in London performing with numerous orchestras including the London Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, and the BBC Philharmonic.
Anna has played as guest principal cello with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and has recorded for EMI, Decca, Naxos and live on BBC Radio 3 with Massive Attack.
Anna was a scholarship student at the Royal Academy of Music where she won numerous prizes and graduated with a first class honours degree.
Diane - Cello
Diane studied at the Royal Academy of Music and launched her professional career with a performance of Elgar's Cello Concerto in the United Nations Headquarters in New York while still an undergraduate.
Diane has worked for many years with the Halle and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestras, the City of London Sinfonia, the English Sinfonia and the City Chamber Ensemble. Her opera experience includes the English National Opera, English Touring Opera, the Longborough Festival Opera and Opera Interludes.
Reviews (4 Reviews)
The experienced musicians who form Reflection are prize winning graduates from prestigious conservatoires including the Royal Academy of Music, the Royal College of Music, the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and Chetham's School of Music. They perform with renowned orchestras and ensembles including:
London Symphony Orchestra
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra
English National Opera
Many have also appeared in music videos and on national television and all have many years experience providing music for weddings and corporate events. We have performed at ex ... clusive venues including:
Tower of London
National Portrait Gallery
Reflection typically performs as a string quartet however we are able to provide larger string ensembles for grand occasions and smaller groups or soloists for intimate venues & events.
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