Best of the Knot 2010

We are proud that Shaw Strings has been rated by local brides and voted
The Knot Best of Weddings 2010 Pick.

We are delighted to be on the recommended performers list at:
Hotel DuPont
Greystone Hall
DuPont Country Club
Joseph Ambler Inn
The Willows
Appleford Manor
Merion Tribute House
Reading Country Club
Springton Manor
The Willows
Mendenhall Inn
The Curtis Institute

We belong to the following organizations:

West Chester
Chamber of Commerce

Greater Philadelphia
Better Business Bureau

National Association
of Catering Executives

International Society
of Event Specialists

String Quartet Repertoire

String Quartet Repertoire

Wedding Favorites

Children's Favorites

Classical Music

Christmas Music

Irish Music

Italian Music

Jewish/Chanukah Music

Latin Favorites

Marches and Polkas


Religious Music

Show Tunes and Movie Tunes

Traditional and Folk Music


Trio Repertoire

Trio Repertoire

Combinations of violin/flute, violin, cello or violin/flute, viola, cello

Composers A – M

Composers N – Z

Pachelbel, J.

Canon in D

Pechatschek, F.

German Dance with Trio (“The Coppersmith”)

Peuerl, P.

Three Dance Movements (Dantz, Ballet, Courant)

Pichl, W.


Prokofiev, S.

Gavotte & Larghetto from Classical Symphony
March from the Love of Three Oranges

Purcell, H.

Trumpet Tune
When I Am Laid in Earth

Rachmaninoff, S.

Piano Concerto #2 (Themes from 1st & 3rd movements)
Piano Concerto #3 (Theme from 1st movement)

Ravel, M.

La Jardin Feerique
Les Entretiens de la Belle et de la Bete Ma Mere l'Oye
Pavane pour une Infante Defunte
Le Tombeau de Couperin (Minuet & Rigaudon)

Respighi, O.

Ancient Airs and Dances
Balletto, Passo Mezzo


Scheherazade Theme

Roberts, D.L.

The Junk Man Rag
The Music Box Rag

Sammartini, G.

Notturno a tre

Satie, E.

Gymnopedie No. 1

Schmitt, J.

Trio in B flat

Schubert, F.

Adagio from Octet
Andante from Rosamunde
Ave Maria
Moment Musical

Schumann, R.

Traumeri from Kinderscenen

Schutz, H.


Shaker Hymn

Simple Gifts


Deep River
Give Me that Old-Time Religion
Go Tell It on the Mountain
Were you There?
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
No Body Knows the Trouble I've Seen
Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

Staden, J.

Lento, Maestoso, Aliomodo

Stamitz, J.


Steffe & Howe

Battle Hymn of the Republic

Strauss, J., Jr.

Artist's Life
Blue Danube
Emperor Waltz
Tales frm the Vienna Woods
You and You
Vienna Life

Stravinsky, J.

Pulcinella: Gavotta, Overature, Serenata

Sullivan, A.

Onward Christian Soldiers

Telemann, G.P.

Presto from Sonatina in F Major
Vivace from Sonata in F Major for flute

Toeschi, C.

Menuett grazioso
String Trio (Largo assai, Allegro)


Amazing Grace

Traditional Hungarian

Dances from the 17th Century: Intrada, Courant, Air, Solomon

Traditional Irish

Be Thou My Vision

Traditional Jewish

Dodi Li
Erev Shel SoshanimYedid Nefash
Hava Nagila
Tsena Tsena
Jerusaleum of Gold
Oifn Pripetshok
Od Yueshoma (versions 1 & 2)
Simon Tov
Chosen Kalle Mazel Tov

Tschaikovsky, P.I.

Waltz from Serenade for Strings
Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker

Vivaldi, A.

Four Seasons: Excerpts from Spring and Autumn
Concerto Grosso in D Minor; Allego, Adagio, Finale

Wagner, R.

Bridal Chorus from Act. III of Lohengrin

Waldteufel, E.

Skaters Waltz

Zappa, F.

Trio in B Flat

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Duo Repertoire

Duo Repertoire

Combinations of flute/violin and viola/cello

Composers A – M

Composers N – Z

Harp Repertoire

Harp Repertoire

Harp Favorites

Pop Repertoire

Pop List

Pop Favorites

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