5 Star Wedding String Quartets | Ireland 2024

String quartets are a popular option for wedding ceremonies. They add class and elegance to a couple’s big day. Finding the best quartet can be tricky. Below are the best string quartets for weddings in Ireland. Don’t just take our word for it, read the 5-star reviews below. [Updated on Jun 3, 2024]

5 Star Wedding String Quartets | Ireland 2024

5 Star String Quartets for Weddings

Astral String Quartet


Established in 2001 the Astral String Quartet are available to play during your wedding ceremony or your drinks reception. We are a group of four string players with a vast musical repertoire from Baroque to Modern, but we also enjoy playing with other instrumentalists and/or vocalists. We can also be booked as a quartet with the option of music arranged for String Trio, with one of us as vocalist.We can also be booked as a quartet with the option of music arranged for String Trio, with one of us as vocalist.

“We booked Astral for our ceremony music and there were just amazing. They added such class and elegance to our ceremony. Eileen was so helpful in picking the right music and was always just a phone call away. All our guests commented on what great musicians they were. It was just beautiful – thank you.”
Emily Farrell

Inishlacken Strings


Exciting and versatile Dublin based String ensemble. All members trained at the Royal Irish Academy of Music and have played for the President of Ireland, Dublin GAA team, Jose Carreras, Katherine Jenkins and Tasmin Little to name but a few. They have played on local and international stages, and enjoy varied careers in the freelance space. Available as a quartet, trio or with voice/piano also. Affordable prices and diverse range of music available.

“We dealt with Shane when booking and corresponding with Inishlacken Strings. Shane is really sound and understood exactly the type of music and vibe we were looking for. We had so much positive feedback about the music at our ceremony in City Hall. The guys also played during our drinks reception afterwards. They were simply wonderful. We also found them to be more affordable than other options out there in terms of string music. I would highly recommend!”
Joan Murphy

The Munster String Quartet


The Munster String Quartet is Ireland’s most flexible and versatile Quartet, boasting an extensive, ever-expanding repertoire of contemporary tunes. Available as solo musician, duo, trio or Quartet with options to add flute and singers! For something unique, an electric violinist is also available for receptions and dinners. MSQ comprises full time professional musicians who have performed on TV with acts including Michael Bublé and have performed at celebrity weddings for notable wedding planners Olivia Buckley Events and Weddings by Franc.

“We chose the The Munster String Quartet for our wedding at the beginning of October, they were outstanding. The music really elevated our ceremony, everything really was perfect and sounded so wonderful. We really can’t recommend them highly enough, you won’t be disappointed, they are brilliant.”
Kevin Stapleton



The combined sound and visuals of live strings with original sound tracks provides an authentic effect and the sound of two violins playing together is simply beautiful. As well as church music, violini play movie sound tracks, contemporary and vintage pop and rock songs, jazz, swing, Latin, Irish, Strauss, and the best loved Classical favourites everyone will know. We have performed extensively and are experienced in creating a perfectly unique musical backdrop throughout your special day and evening.

“From myself and Ciara we cannot thank Aine and Teresa enough for playing at our wedding, we were all blown away by you both. All the guests won’t stop talking about how good you were. We couldn’t recommend ye both enough, thanks again for a lovely day.”
Mary Kenny

The Appassionata String Quartet


All members of the RTE National Symphony Orchestra, the highly experienced Appassionata String Quartet have been providing their professional bespoke music services for weddings, civil ceremonies, receptions & funerals for over a decade. With a large and varied repertoire, from classical favourites to contemporary pop, we are specialists in arranging music for your special day. With a large and varied repertoire, from classical favourites to contemporary pop, we are specialists in arranging music for your special day.

” I would like to thank you and the rest of the quartet for the fantastic music you played at our wedding. It was just fab…… I have had numerous compliments from guests on how wonderful they thought you all were. The music was absolutely wonderful and I would well recommend you. Thanks again for helping to make the day so magical. ”
Jayne Twomlow

The Corrib String Quartet


The Corrib String Quartet have been entertaining audiences for nearly twenty years and bring this vast wealth of experience to every note that they play. Their repertoire is unrivalled and covers all styles of music from Classical, Jazz, Beatles, Film and Contemporary such as Coldplay and Elbow.

” I just wanted to say a really big thank you to you and the rest of the quartet.
You were such a joy to deal with from the outset. You were so accommodating with our song choices and sourcing music. You were very responsive and helpful with any queries I had and you sounded absolutely incredible on the day. When I came into church and you were practicing Only Time, I had chills down my back!! I also spent the majority of the ceremony up on the alter just listening to the lovely music. You really did help make the day what it was. We will be sure to recommend you to anyone we speak to.”
Cian Mcginley

Cascade String Trio


Cascade String Trio are a versatile and dynamic string trio based in Cork City and County, and the Munster area available to cater to any event! Formed in 2017, we have thus far enjoyed a busy and varied career specialising in weddings. Featuring two violins and cello, we work to readily establish good relationships with our clients in order to provide a unique and individual setlist for each event. From church, civil and humanist ceremonies, to drinks reception and light background entertainment we have a large repertoire to choose from.

“We were absolutely thrilled with everything. You are such a talented group of people and we were so happy that you were able to provide the musical accompaniment to our day.”
Stephen Kenny

Bravura Strings


Bravura is one of Ireland’s leading weddings music ensembles. Based in Cork, we travel around Ireland to bring our expertise to every special occasion. We offer a combination of violin, viola and cello or violin, piano and cello. Bravura pride themselves on their versatility and their ability to cater for all tastes. Our diverse repertoire includes classical, pop, traditional, jazz and film music. If there is a piece of music you want to add that’s not on our list, we are more than happy to arrange it for you.

” Wow is all I can say from the moment I booked Bravura trio. They were an absolute pleasure to deal with and so friendly. Always on hand to give us a helping hand with the music we wanted. We were all blown away by the music. I could not recommend them highly enough. My guests loved them also. I had goosebumps listening to them.”
Erin Cronin

Bravura Strings | Wedding String Quartet | ChurchMusic.ie

The Avoca String Quartet


One of the better known string quartets in Dublin, The Avoca String Quartet was founded in 2005 and performs at wedding ceremonies, receptions, corporate events and parties all across Ireland. They specialize in church music for weddings. The members of the group are all in their own rights accomplished musicians. The Avoca String Quartet’s repertoire is extensive and covers various different music genres, from pop music to jazz, church music to classical. They can also accommodate special requests.

“The Avoca String Quartet were one of the best elements of our wedding day. We were absolutely blown away by how talented they were and how much atmosphere they brought to the day. The guests couldn’t speak highly enough about them and we were so happy to have them there. We would recommend these extremely talented artists to any couple looking to bring an amazing atmosphere to their ceremony and/or drinks reception.”
Emma Perry

The Delta String Quartet


Formed in 2001, the Delta String Quartet brings together four of Ireland’s most experienced and talented musicians. Having performed together for thousands of weddings and events, the DSQ is the epitome of professionalism, and knows how to provide a touch of luxury and class to any occasion. Our musicians have performed with the RTE Concert Orchestra, the Film Orchestra of Bucharest, the Moldova Philharmonic Orchestra and the Wexford Opera Festival Orchestra to name but a few. Other recent engagements include performances with Finbar Wright of the Irish Tenors and in the Irish Times award-winning production of the opera ‘Pagliacci’.

“I had Delta String Quartet play at our ceremony and drinks reception. From the very start Holly was a pleasure to deal with and always dealt with my queries quickly. She gave me great advice on music and was so nice to always offering advice. On the day my guests were blown away by their performances and I would have no hesitation recommending them. If you are getting a string quartet for your wedding definitely get Delta Strings, you won’t regret it!”
Laura Hehir

Vltava String Quartet


With a vast repertoire across all genres, Vltava String Quartet bring something very special to each occasion. With our first violinist being one of the premier traditional players in Ireland, Vltava offer your favourite music, be it classical, sacred, traditional or popular. One unique aspect of the Vltava String Quartet is that we offer a trained soprano as part of our ensemble. Visit our website to see more information on music for your wedding day.

“Just want to say thank you all so much for the amazing music you provided for our wedding – it was absolutely beautiful!!! We both really loved it, and we had loads of compliments after the ceremony on the music! Everyone thought it was fabulous. You are a really talented group with an array of talents and versatility, and I hope to be able to see you perform again sometime!”
Pamela & Neil

Vltava String Quartet | Wedding String Quartet | ChurchMusic.ie

Sirona Strings


Sirona Strings is a Kerry String Quartet based on the beautiful Dingle Peninsula playing classical Quartet music and popular hits from all the eras. Sirona Strings boast an extensive repertoire of string quartet music right through the ages, from Mozart to Beethoven and onto The Beatles and Coldplay arranged for this Kerry String Quartet. Sirona Strings is a professional string group of world class performers coming together to make your wedding music on your wedding day unforgettable!

“We are so grateful to have Sirona Strings play at our wedding recently. The music was absolutely enchanting and magical. We had an outdoor ceremony in Dromquinna Manor and the violin and cello were the perfect choice and really made the whole ceremony extra special. Thank you so much Niamh for being a pleasure to deal with on the lead up to the wedding and for making the whole process of choosing music etc so easy. I hope our wedding video includes lots of your music so I can hear it all again.”
Vikki Clancy

String Serenade


String Serenade provides quality string quartet music for church and civil wedding ceremonies, pre-drinks receptions, and special celebrations. We provide friendly advice on how to plan the music for your special occasion and provide helpful hints on how to choose music for wedding day ceremonies.

“A huge thank you to String Serenade for the amazing ceremony music you provided for our wedding on February 1st. We couldn’t get over how beautiful you sounded and we are still receiving compliments of you from our guests. A 5 star string quartet, we feel very lucky to have had you as part of our wedding ceremony. Thank you so much again, you were a pleasure to deal with.”
Sarah & Fergal


Our 5 star string quartets for weddings will not dissapoint any couple for their big day celebrations. These string quartets are all professional and perform to the highest standards. To browse our full list of string ensembles you can do so on our string quartets for weddings category page.