Author Archives: BCatherine

Celestial Concerts with the City of Bristol Choir

The Lochrian Ensemble is looking forward to playing for the City of Bristol Choir’s Spring Concert under the baton of David Ogden tomorrow at St George’s, Bristol. If you are a lover of the music of Handel then you are … Continue reading

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Wedding at Coombe Lodge

Looking forward to playing for Jason and Becca’s Wedding at Coombe Lodge today. Congratulations to both of you – excited to be part of your special day.

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Wedding at Orchardleigh House

The Lochrian Ensemble is looking forward to playing for Gabi’s Wedding tomorrow at the beautiful venue Orchardleigh House. The repertoire she has chosen is perfect for The Lochrian String Quartet and we can’t wait to be part of her special … Continue reading

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Potentino Wine Quintet by Mark Springer

The Lochrian Ensemble  is  looking forward to their next meeting with Mark Springer where we will be exploring more of the newly composed Potentino Wine Quintet – seeing how the piano and strings combine in the fourth and fifth movements. … Continue reading

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A Happy New Year

With the sounds of New Year’s Day Waltzes still ringing in our heads The Lochrian Ensemble and String Quartet would like to wish you all a very happy and healthy 2016. May it be full of wonderful music!

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Opera Project’s Production of Verdi’s Falstaff

Catherine and Nerissa are looking forward to joining the Opera Project Orchestra for their new production of Verdi’s Falstaff. Opera Project and Tobacco Factory Theatre have teamed up again for what many regard as one of the finest of all … Continue reading

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Wedding Music Piece of the Week

The tunes from Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Sunset Boulevard are still swirling around in my head from the band call yesterday so I think that my Wedding Music Piece of the week just has to be a string quartet arrangement … Continue reading

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Sunset Boulevard at the Bristol Hippodrome

Members of the Lochrian Ensemble are looking forward to a busy week. Rehearsals are underway for BLOC’s (Bristol Light Opera Company) production of  Sunset Boulevard at the Bristol Hippodrome which runs from Tuesday 22nd September to Saturday 26th September. Andrew … Continue reading

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Wedding Music Tip of the Week

Weddings are often big family occasions and are attended by guests of many different ages. Why not ask your guests to have some input over what music they hear on your big day? We have had clients before who have … Continue reading

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Wedding Music Piece of the Week

My Wedding Music Piece of the Week this week is the beautiful song ‘Someone to watch over me’ – composed by George Gershwin with lyrics by Ira Gershwin. It was originally an uptempo jazz tune but Ira suggested that the … Continue reading

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