NSQ

Northern String Quartet

Repertoire

REPERTOIRE

Please find an up to date list of the Northern String Quartet's very expanding music repertoire. 

If your favourite piece is not listed below, we are happy to arrange it for free.


CLASSICAL


Bach - Air

Bach - Badinerie

Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 3

Bach - Double Violin Concerto

Bach - Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring

Bach - Sheep May Safely Graze

Bach - Wachet Auf

Barber - Adagio for Strings

Beethoven - Fur Elise

Beethoven - Ode to Joy

Beethoven - Moonlight Sonata

Beethoven - String Quartets (upon request)

Bizet - Habanera (Carmen)

Boccherini - Minuet

Borodin - Notturno

Brahms - Hungarian Dance No.5

Capua - O Sole Mio

Carlos Gardel - Por Una Cabeza

Chopin - Nocturne in E-flat

Clarke - Trumpet Voluntary

Corelli - Concerti Grossi Op. 6 (1-12)

Debussy - Clair de Lune

Delibes - Flower Duet (Lakme)

Dvorak - Humoresque

Dvorak - Largo (New World Symphony)

Elgar - Chanson de Matin

Elgar - Nimrod

Elgar - Salut D'Amour

Faure - Pavane

Frank - Panis Angelicus

Gounod/Bach - Ave Maria

Grieg - Holberg Suite (upon request)

Grieg - Peer Gynt Suite (upon request)

Handel - Entrance of the Queen of Sheba

Handel - Halleluja from Messiah

Handel - Ombra Mai Fu (Xerxes)

Handel - Royal Fireworks

Handel - Water Music in D

Handel - Water Music in F

Haydn - String Quartets (upon request)

Jenkins - Palladio

Kreisler - Liebeslied

Kreisler - Schon Rosmarin

Mascagni - Intermezzo (Cavalleria Rusticana)

Massenet - Meditation (Thais)

Mendelssohn - String Symphonies (No.1-12)

Mendelssohn - Wedding March (Midsummer's Night Dream)

Monti - Czardas

Mouret - Rondeau (Suite de Symphonies)

Mozart - 3 Divertimenti

Mozart - Alleluja (Exultate Jubilate)

Mozart - Andante (Piano Concerto in C, K.467)

Mozart - Ave Verum Corpus

Mozart - Eine Kleine Nacht Music

Mozart - Non Piu Andrai (Marriage of Figaro)

Mozart - Queen of the Night Aria (Magic Flute)

Mozart - Rondo alla Turca (The Abduction from the Seraglio)

Mozart - Soave il Vento (Cosi Fan Tutte)

Mozart - String Quartets (complete)

Offenbach - Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffmann)

Offenbach - Can Can (Orpheus)

Pachelbel - Canon

Puccini - Nessun Dorma (Turandot)

Puccini - O Mio Babbino Caro (Gianni Schicchi)

Purcell - Rondo (Abdelazer Suite)

Purcell - Trumpet Tune

Rachmaninoff - Vocalise (The Deer Hunter movie)

Ravel - Bolero

Schostakovich - String Quartets (upon request)

Schubert - Ave Maria

Schumann - Traumeri

Strauss - Blue Danube Waltz

Strauss - Chit Chat Polka

Strauss - Emperor Waltz

Strauss - Fledermaus Waltz

Strauss - Pizzicato Polka

Tchaikovsky - Dance of the Merlons

Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty Waltz

Vivaldi - Four Seasons

Vivaldi - L'Estro Armonico, Concerti Grossi Op. 3 (No.1-12)

Wagner - Bridal March


JAZZ


Arlen - Somewhere Over the Rainbow

Ben E. King - Stand By Me

Benny Goodman - Moonglow

Billie Holiday - God Bless The Child

Burt Bacharach - (They Long to Be) Close To You

Cassandra Wilson - Autumn Nocturne

Charles Aznavour - She

Cole Porter - Just One Of Those Things

Cole Porter - Let's Do It

Count Basie - Lullabye Of Birdland

Dean Martin - That's Amore

Desmont - Take Five

Diana Ross - Ain't No Mountain High Enough

Donaldson - Makin Whoopee

Dusty Springfield - The Look Of Love

Ella Fitzgerald - Blues In The Night

Ella Fitzgerald - How High The Moon

Ella Fitzgerald - Its Only A Paper Moon

Etta James - At Last

Frankie Valli - Can't Take My Eyes Off You

Frank Sinatra - A Day In The Life Of A Fool

Frank Sinatra - Come Fly With Me

Frank Sinatra - Fly Me to The Moon

Frank Sinatra - I Get A Kick Out Of You

Frank Sinatra - My Way

Frank Sinatra - Strangers in the Night

Frank Sinatra - The Birth Of Blues

Frank Sinatra - You'll Never Walk Alone

Gershwin - Embraceable You

Gershwin - Fascinating Rhythm

Gershwin - I Got Rhythm

Gershwin - Someone to Watch Over Me

Gershwin - Summertime

Gershwin - Swanee

Gershwin - The Man I Love

Leroy Anderson - Forgotten Dreams

Jerome Kern - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

John Barry - We Have All The Time In The World

John Green - Body & Soul

Joplin - Entertainer

Jones, Isham - It Had to Be You

Judie Garland - Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart

Julie London - Bye Bye Blackbird

Julie London - Cry Me A River

Lawrence - Beyond the Sea

Mancini - Moon River

Mancini - Pink Panther

Miller - Moonlight Serenade

Nat King Cole - Let's Face The Music And Dance

Nat King Cole - L.O.V.E.

Rodgers - Blue Moon

Rodgers - Edelweiss

Rodgers - My Funny Valentine

Sherwin - A Knightingale Sang in Berkley square

Suessdorf - Moonlight in Vermont

Thelonius Monk - Round Midnight

Weiss/Thiele - What a Wonderful World

Willson - Till There Was You

Wright/Lewis - When a Man Loves A Woman



POP


Abba - Mamma Mia

Abba - Take a Chance on Me

Adele - Make You Feel My Love

Adele - Rolling in The Deep

Adele - Skyfall

Adele - Someone Like You

Aerosmith - Don't Want To Miss A Thing

Alicia Keys/Jay Z - Empire State of Mind

Alicia Keys - No One

Andrea Bocelli - Time to Say Goodbye

Andrew Bocelli & Celine Dion - The Prayer

Avicii - Wake Me Up

AWOL Nation - Sail

Berlin - Take My Breath Away

Beatles - All You Need is Love

Beatles - Eleanor Rigby

Beatles - Hard Day's Night

Beatles - Here Comes the Sun

Beatles - Here There and Everywhere

Beatles - Hey Jude

Beatles - In My Life

Beatles - Let it Be

Beatles - When I'm 64

Beatles - Yesterday

Ben E. King - Stand By Me

Ben Folds - The Luckiest

Bette Midler - The Rose

Beyonce - Crazy in Love

Beyonce - Halo

Beyonce - Single Ladies

Biffy Clyro - Many of Horror

Billy Joel - She's Always a Woman

Birdy - Skinny Love

Birdy - Wings

Blink 182 - What's My Age Again

Bon Jovi - Livin on a Prayer

Brian Wilson - God Only Knows

Bruno Mars - Just the Way You Are

Bruno Mars - Marry You

Bryan Adams - Everything I Do, I Do it for You

Bryan Adams - Heaven

Celine Dion - My Heart Will Go On (Titanic)

Charles Aznavour - She

Christina Perri - A Thousand Years

Cinematic Orchestra - To Build a Home

Clean Bandit - Rather Be

Coldplay - Clocks

Coldplay - Fix You

Coldplay - In My Place

Coldplay - Paradise

Coldplay - Viva la Vida

Coldplay - Yellow

Daft Punk - Get Lucky

Dashboard Confessional - Hands Down

David Bowie - Heroes

David Guetta - Titanium

Death Cab for Cutie - Soul Meets Body

Desree - Kissing You

Ed Sheehan - Photograph

Ed Sheehan - Thinking Out Loud

Einaudi - Il Giorni

Einaudi - Life

Elbow - One Day Like This

Ellie Goulding - How Long Will I Love You

Elton John - Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Elton John - Your Song

Elvis Prestley - Can't Help Falling in Love

Elvis Prestley - The Wonder of You

Embrace - Looking As You Are

Eric Clapton - Wonderful Tonight

Europe - The Final Countdown

Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams Are Made of These

Eva Cassidy - Songbird

Foo Fighters - Big Me

Foo Fighters - Everlong

Gabrielle - Dreams

Genesis - Follow You, Follow Me

Goo Goo Dolls - Iris

Greenday - Good Riddance (Time of your life)

Guns n Roses - Sweet Child o' Mine

Harry Warren - That's Amore

Hozier - Take Me to Church

Ian Brown - F.E.A.R.

Imagine Dragons - Radioactive

Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Some Where Over The Rainbow

Jason Mraz - I'm Yours

John Denver - Annie's Song

John Legend - All of Me

Journey - Don't Stop Believing

Journey - Faithfully

Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

Jeff Buckley - Halleluja

Katrina & The Waves - Walking on Sunshine

Katy Perry - Firework

Keane - Somewhere Only We Know

Killers - Human

Killers - Mr Brightside

Killers - When You Where Young

Kings of Leon - On Call

Kings of Leon - Use Somebody

Kylie Minogue - All the Lovers

Kylie Minogue - Can't Get You Out Of My Head

Lady Gaga - Bad Romance

Led Zeppelin - Kashmir

Led Zeppelin - Stairway to Heaven

Leona Lewis - The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face

Lionel Ritchie - Endless Love

Lou Reed - Perfect Day 

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - Same Love (instrumental only)

Madness - It Must Be Love

Madonna - Like a Prayer

Marvin Hamlisch - Nobody Does It Better

Metallica - Nothing Else Matters

Metallica - One

Michael Buble - Haven't Met You Yet

Michael Jackson - Billie Jean

Michael Jackson - Man In The Mirror

Michael Jackson - Medley (Smooth Criminal, Dont Stop Till You Get Enough, Thriller)

Mumford & Sons - I Will Wait

Muse - Feeling Good

Muse - Starlight

Norah Jones - Come Away With Me

Oasis - Champagne Supernova

Oasis - Don't Look Back in Anger

Oasis - Little By Little

Oasis - Whatever

Oasis - Wonderwall

One Direction - What Makes You Beautiful

Paul McCartney - Maybe I'm Amazed

Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves a Woman

Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

Pharrell Williams - Happy

Plain White T's - Hey There Delilah

Pink Floyd - Wish You were Here

Pulp - Do You Remember The First Time

Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody

Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Queen - Don't Stop Me Now

Queen - Who Wants to Live Forever

Queen - You're My Best Friend 

Radiohead - No Surprises

Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Road Trippin'

Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody

Rihanna - Only Girl in the World

Robbie Williams - Angels

Ronan Keating - When You Say Nothing at All

Sam Smith - Latch

Sam Smith - Lay Me Down

Sam Smith - Stay With Me

Sia - Chandelier

Simon & Garfunkel - Mrs Robinson

Sigur Ros - Hoppipolla

Sigur Ros - Staralfur

Sixpence None the Richer - Kiss Me

Snow Patrol - Chasing Cars

Stevie Wonder - Isn't She Lovely

Stevie Wonder - Signed, Sealed, Delivered

Sting - Fields of Gold

Supergrass - Alright

Swedish House Mafia - Don't You Worry Child

Take That - Greatest Day

Take That - Patience

Take That - Rule the World

Taylor Swift - Love Story

Temper Trap - Sweet Disposition

The Beach Boys - Wouldn't It Be Nice

The Courteeners - Take Over The World

The Monkees - I'm A Believer

The Pixies - Where Is My Mind

The Pretenders - I'll Stand By You

The Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out

The Smiths - This Charming Man

The Temptations - My Girl

Train - Hey Soul Sister

Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl

Van Morrison - Have I Told You Lately

Verve - Bittersweet Symphony

U2 - With or Without You

Westlife - I'm Flying Without Wings

Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You


TV & FILM


Amelie - The Banquet

American Beauty - Theme Song

Amarcord - Theme Song

Braveheart - For The Love Of A Princess

Cinema Paradiso - Ennio Morricone

Chocolat - Passage Of Time

Disney - Aladdin - Friend Like Me

Disney - Beauty & The Beast - Be Our Guest

Disney - Frozen - Epilogue

Disney - Frozen - Let It Go

Disney - Frozen - Vuelie

Disney - Lion King - Can You Feel The Love Tonight

Disney - Tangled - Kingdom Dance

Dirty Dancing - I've Had The Time of My Life

Dragon Age: Origins - Leliana's Song

Dr Zhivago - Lara's Theme

Game Of Thrones - Main Title

Harry Potter - Dumbledore's Army

Harry Potter - Fireworks

Harry Potter - Hedwig's Theme

Il Postino - Main Song

Indiana Jones - Raiders March (Main Title)

Iron Man - Main Theme

James Bond - Diamonds Are Forever

James Bond - Main Theme

James Bond - On Her Majesty's Secret Service (song: We Have All The Time In The World)

James Bond - The Spy Who Loved Me (song: Nobody Does It Better)

James Bond - Skyfall (Adele)

Jaws - Main Theme

Jurrasic Park - Main Theme

Lawrence of Arabia - Main Theme Song

Legends Of The Fall - The Ludlows

Les Miserables - A Heart Full of Love

Les Miserables - I Dreamed A Dream

Les Miserables - One Day More

Lord of the Rings - Concerning Hobbits

Love Actually - Glasgow Love Theme

Love Actually - Portugese Love Theme

Mamma Mia - Main ABBA song

Moulin Rouge - Come What May

Moulin Rouge - Your Song

Nightmare Before Christmas - Sally's Song

Phantom Of The Opera - Main Song

Playing Love - Ennio Morricone

Pianoman - Billie Joel

Pirates Of The Caribbean - At The Worlds End

Pirates Of The Caribbean - Main Title

Pirates of the Caribbean - The Medallion Calls

Pretty Woman - Main Song

Requiem For A Dream - Lux Aeterna

Romeo + Juliet - Balcony Scene (Craig Armstrong)

Romeo + Juliet - Kissing You (Desree)

Schindler's List - Main Theme

Seven Years In Tibet - John Williams

Snowman - Walking In The Air

Star Trek - Main title

Star Wars - Imperial March

Star Wars - Main title

Star Wars - Medley (Main title, Yoda's Theme, Across The stars, Main title)

Star Wars - Throne Room

Superman - Main Theme

The Bodyguard - I Will Always Love You (Whitney Houston)

The English Patient - Main Theme, A Retreat, Rupert Bear

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly - Ennio Morricone

The Holiday - Maestro

The Look Of Love - Dusty Springfield

The Mask Of Zorro - I Want To Spend My Lifetime Loving You

The Mission - Gabriel's Oboe

The Pink Panther - Main Title

Titanic - Bethany (the tune played by the quartet whilst ship sunk)

Titanic - My Heart Will Go On (Celine Dion)

Top Gun - Take My Breath Away (Berlin)

Toy Story - You've Got A Friend In Me

Trainspotting - Perfect Day

Twilight - Bella's Lullaby

Twilight - A Thousand Years


(repertoire gets updated regularly, latest update: April 2017)