Services From Sorelli Ensemble
String Violin & Cello Duo
The Sorelli Ensemble are passionate about providing the highest quality of delivery and presentation in their performances. The girls pride themselves on their friendly demeanour and their ability to connect with their audiences and clients.
Julia & Sara make up the Sorelli Ensemble - a Violin & Cello duo. They have been performing together since 2010 and soon after founded the Sorelli Ensemble - String Duo.
Graduates of the Royal Academy of Music and the Royal Northern College of Music, Julia and Sara have performed throughout the UK and Europe, in venues including: the Royal Albert Hall, The Concertgebouwe, the Royal Festival Hall, St Martin in the Fields and the Birmingham Symphony Hall. They were the featured guest entertainers on Saga Cruises in 2013/2014 and most are recurring Julia has performed regularly at the Proms with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra.
They take great pleasure in arranging their own music and can tailor their performances to suit the preferred styles of their clients.
With a wide variety of musical repertoire ranging from Baroque to Classical and Folk to Film, they are able to present an entertaining programme to complement any occasion.
Matt• March 8, 2017
Fantastic playing and lovely girls, thank you for helping to make it such a special day.
Wonderful girls and gorgeous music! They really set the scene and created a lovely ambience for our special day. Thank you both so much.
Anne• July 12, 2014
What a wonderful day Saturday was and what made it so special was having the two of you there playing so beautifully. Thank you to the Sorelli Ensemble.
What kind of events do you usually serve?
We perform at weddings and other events including; corporate functions, birthdays, anniversaries, garden parties...anywhere really!
How long do you play for?
We tailor our performance to each client and can play from anywhere between 1 hour - 6 hours!
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
Yes, all of our players have Public Liability Insurance and are members of a musician's board. Julia and Sara are both members of the Musicians' Union and Incorporated Society of Musicians.
How much space do you require?
Being a duo, we can fit in quite small places! We just need space for 2 chairs, our stands and instruments.
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
Yes! We arrange our own music and often arrange pieces for clients. This comes at an extra cost of £30 per piece.
How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
We usually play for 45 minute - 1 hour sets at a time but sometimes we are having so much fun that we play for longer! Our breaks are 10 minutes long for bookings up to 3 hours. For bookings of 4 hours or over we take 1 or 2 15 minute breaks also.
Do you request food?
We bring our own food and snacks with us but bookings of 5 hours or longer, a hot meal is requested.
Bach - Sheep may safely graze
Bach - Air on a G string
Bach – Brandenburg No.3
Bach – Double Violin Concerto
Bach – Arioso
Bach - Cello Suite in G major No.1
Bach - Wachet Auf
Bach - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Beethoven - Ode to Joy
Charpentier – Te Deum
Clarke - Trumpet Voluntary
Delibes - Flower Duet
Dvorak – Humoresque
Elgar – Salut d’amour
Elgar – Chanson de Matin
Elgar – Nimrod
Faure – Pavane
Frank - Panis Angelicus
Handel – Air fromThe Water Music
Handel - Largo from Xerxes
Handel - Arrival of The Queen of Sheeba
Handel - La rejouissance
Handel - Bouree from The Water Music
Handel - Hornpipe from The Water Music
Massenet – Meditation
Mendelssohn – Wedding March from a Midsummer Night’s Dream
Mouret - Rondeau
Mozart – Adagio in C
Mozart – Divertimento in D
Mozart – Divertimento in F
Pachelbel - Canon in D
Puccini – O Mio Babbino Caro
Purcell – Rondeau
Purcell - Trumpet Tune
Saint-Saens – The Swan
Strauss – The Blue Danube
Tchaikovsky – Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Vivaldi – Pastorale from ‘Spring’
Vivaldi – Largo from ‘Winter’
Wagner – Bridal Chorus (Wedding March)
John Legend - All of Me
The Verve - Bittersweet Symphony
Elbow - One day like this
Billy Joel - Just the way you are
Bruno Mars - Just the way you are
Stevie Wonder - Don't you worry 'bout a thing
Coldplay - Viva La Vida
Stevie Wonder - You are the sunshine of my life
One Love - Bob Marley
Adele - Make you feel my love
The Beatles - Let it Be
The Beatles - Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles - Here Comes the Sun
The Righteous Brothers - Unchained Melody
Van Morrison - Brown Eyed Girl
Westlife - You Raise Me Up
Etta James - At Last
Oasis - Wonderwall
The Beach Boys - Wouldn't it be nice
The Killers - Mr Brightside
Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
Elvis Presley - Can't help falling in love
Madness - It must be love
Snow Patrol - Chasing cars
The Beach Boys - God only knows
Coldplay - Clocks
Have I told you Lately - Rod Stewart
Cavatina from The Deer Hunter
Elvis Costello - She
Lloyd Webber - All I Ask of You
Game of Thrones theme tune
Jurassic Park theme tune
Elton John - Can you Feel the Love Tonight
Boccherini - Master and Commander
Por Una Cabeza - theme from 'Scent of a woman'
Ludovico Einaudi - Nuvole Bianche
Des'ree - Kissing You from 'Romeo & Juliet'
Over the Rainbow
Adele - Skyfall
The River Flows in You - Yiruma from 'Twilight'
The Rifles - Tangled up in Love
Sigur Ros - Hoppipolla
Christina Perri - A thousand years
The Beatles - All you need is love
Beyond the Sea
Stand by me
Glen Hansard - Falling