In June 2012, we were delighted to be asked by Canadian songstress Sarah Slean to perform with her at the TED Global Conference in Edinburgh. It was a short performance of just two of her songs, which were such fun to play, so when she asked us to go on a mini-tour of Glasgow, Dublin and Holland in January of this year, how could be say no?!
30 January 2013
26 September 2012
You like strutting your stuff to Beyonce. He loves nothing more than rocking out to AC/DC. Your mother dreams of you gliding down the aisle to a traditional wedding march. You were thinking more classic Adele on strings. You’re dad’s never even heard of Adele. You’ve got 100 guests who need to be entertained throughout the day, but God Only Knows how you’re going to make sure there’s something for your Great Aunt Margaret, as well as Mad John from your H2b’s 5‘s team.
2 August 2012
“The most perfect expression of human behavior is a string quartet.” Jeffrey Tate
Many couples have been asking us lately if we provide a trio, and what the difference is between trio and quartet.
For us, the main difference is sound. Try taking Paul McCartney out of the Beatles, or The Edge out of U2. You quite literally subtract a main harmony part. For instance, what hits did Eternal have as a trio?