Chandler String Quartet Repertoire
Specializing in wedding and background music.

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We have a huge repertoire in many styles and will gladly customize a program to meet your needs. 
Below is a sampling of the most requested works from the library.   

Music Index:
    Quartet Standards         Weddings                    Duets
    Samples of Mixed         Jewish                         Christmas
    Classical

Quartet Standards: listed alphabetically.
Other music is available upon request. 

   Anna Magdalena March: (Qt.) Bach
   Aria: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Ashokan Farewell: (:Qt.) Jay Ungar
   Ashgrove: (:Qt.) fiddle tune
   Ave Maria: (Qt.) Bach-Gounod
   Ave Maria: (Qt.) Schubert
   Ave-Verum: (Qt.) Mozart
   Bach Double Concerto, Mvt. 2: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Bach Suite: Gavotte (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Bahn Free Polka (Qt.)
   Boccherini Minuet: (Qt.) Boccherini
   Brahms Hungarian Dance # 5 (Qt.) J. Brahms
   Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 Mvt 1: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Bridal Processional: (Qt.) Wagner
   Country Club Rag (Qt.) Scott Joplin
   Danny Boy: (Qt.) Danny boy as solo o
   Dona Nubs: (Qt.)
   Eine Kleine Nacht: (Qt.) Mozart Serenade
   Emperor Variations: (Qt.) Haydn
   Fiddle Song: Ash Grove: (Qt.)
   Four Seasons: Spring (Qt.) Vivaldi
   Four Seasons: Winter: (Qt.) Vivaldi J.S. Bach
   Gesu Bambino: (Qt.)
   Green Leaves of Summer: (Qt.)
               
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   Ich Liebe Dich: (Qt.) by Grieg
   Jesu Joy: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Jingle Bills: (Piano Trio)
   Judas Macabus. (Qt.)
   La Rejouissance: (Qt.) Handel
   Laur's Theme: (Qt.)
   Leclair Sonata: (Duet)
   Lullaby: (Qt.) Hofeldt
   March: Annamagdalena Notebook:(Qt.) JESU. Bach
   Meditation from Tais: (Qt.) Massenet
   Music of the Night: (Qt.) . Weber
   My Tribute: (piano solo)
   Nocturne: (Qt.) Borodin
   Ode to Joy: (Qt.) Beethoven
   O Mio Babbino Caro: (Puccini)
   Oh What a Beautiful Morning: (Qt.)
   On Wings of Music: (duet) Mendelssohn
   On Wings of Music: (piano trio) Mendelssohn
   Pachelbel Canon: (Qt.) Pachelbel
   Panicas Angelicas: (Qt.) Frank
   Queen of Sheba: (Qt.)
                   
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   Raindrop Prelude: (Qt.) Chopin
   Rondeau: (Qt.) Mouret
   Santa's Classical Christmas: (Qt.)
   Santa Clause is Coming to Town: (jazz piano)
   Serenade: (Qt.) Haydn
   Serenade: (Qt.) Schubert
   Sheep May Safely Graze: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Silver Bills: (Piano trio)
   Simple Gifts: (Qt.) folk song
   Somewhere Over the Rainbow: (Qt.) (2 recordings)
   Sound of Music: (Qt.)
   The Swan: (Qt.) Saint Saens
   St. Anthony Chorale: (Qt.)
   Teleman Duet: (duet) Telemann flute sonata
   Trumpet Voluntary: (trio)
   Trumpet Voluntary: (Qt.)
   Trumpet Tune: (Qt.) Purcell
   Unchained Melody: (Qt.)
   Wachet Auf: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Wagner: Bridal March: (Qt.) traditional processional
               
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   Water Music Finale: (Qt.) Handel
   Water Music Air: (Qt.) Handel
   Water Music Bourre: (Qt.) Handel
   Water Music Hornpipe: (Qt.) Handel
   We Wish You a Merry Christmas: (Qt.)
   Wedding March: (Qt.) Wager, traditional processional
   Wedding March: (Qt.) Mendelssohn, traditional recessional
   When I'm 64: (Qt.) The Beatles
   Winter: i (Qt.) Vivaldi, four seasons
  Vienna Woods (Waltz): Strauss
  Oklahoma: Richard Rodgers
  Syncopated Clock: Leroy Anderson
  I enjoy Being A Girl: Richard Rodgers
  Wine Woman and Song (Waltz): Strauss
  Helitrope Boquet: Scott Joplin
  It Might As Well Be Spring: Richard Rodgers
  The Surry With the Fringe On Top: Richard Rodgers
  Try to Remember: Harvey Schmidt
  Blue Danube (Waltz): Strauss
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 I Talk to the Trees: Frederick Loewe
  Exodus: Ernest Gold
  Paragon Rag: Scott Joplin
  My Favorite Things: Richard Rodgers
  Hungarian Dance # 5: Brahms
  Bahn Frei Polka: Richard Strauss
  PineappleRag: Scott Joplin
  Tales from The Vienna Woods Waltzes 1-4: Strauss
  I Whistle A Happy Tune
  Gigi:
  March Militare: Schubert
  Boure from Water Music: Handel
  Minuet & Trio from Boccherini String Quartet
  Artists Life Waltz No. 1 -5: Strauss
  Born Free: John Bar
  Farandole from L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2: Bizet
  I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair: Richard Rodgers
  Blue Danube: Waltz # 1-4: Strauss
  Brandenburg # 3 Mvt 3: JS Bach
  Themes from the Moldau: Smetana arr. Robert Frost
  The Toreador Song from Carmen Suite #1: Bizet arr. Robert Frost
  Emperor Waltz # 1-4: Strauss
 
 Overeture the the Messiah: Handel
  Tangerine Rag: Joplin
  Little Fugue in G min: JS Bach
  Romance from Eine Kleine Nachtmusik: Mozart
  Mozart String Quartet No. 13 Mozart
  Riders String Quartet op. 74 #3 Haydn
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Samples of Mixed: Popular for receptions, parties and background music for other occasions. 
  When I'm 64 (quartet)
   Oh What a Beautiful Morning. (Qt.) (by Rogers and Hammerstein)
   Highlights From The Sound of (Qt.) (by Rogers and Hammerstein)
   Country Club Rag (Qt.) (by Scott Joplin)
 
      Waltz from Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings
 
      Syncopated Clock: (by Leroy Anderson)
   Lara's Theme from Dr. Zhivago (Qt.) (by Maurice Jarre)
 
      Try to Remember (by Harvey Schmids)
 
       I Talk to the Trees (by Frederick Loewe)
   Brandenburg #3 Mvt. 1 (Qt.) (by J. S. Bach)
   Ich Liebe Dich: (Qt.) by Grieg
 
      Exodus (main theme) (by Ernest Gold)
 
      Paragon Rag (Scott Joplin)
       My Favorite Things (Richard Rogers)
   Ashokan Farewell (Qt.) (by Jay Unger)
   Brahms Hungarian Dance # 5 (by Brahms)
               
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Duets: (in addition to the above literature the following are standard duets)
  Panicas Angelicas: (Bread of Angels): Frank
  Andantino: by Haydn
  Sonatina from Op 38 #2: Mazas
  Leclair Sonata #4
  Lively Dance: Mozart
  Concertantee and Rondo from Op 38 #7: Mazas
  Table Music: Mozart
  Rondo Op 38 #4: Mazas
  Duo # 4 & 5: Mozart
  Mazas #1 complete Op 38:
  Mozart Chamber Duo no. 12
  Theme from Masterpiece Theatre: Mouret
  Duo # 2 Allegro and Rondo: Mazas
  Stately Minuet: Haydn
  Boure I: JS Bach
  Beautiful Dreamer: Stephen Foster
  Melody: Corelli
  Scherzo-Caprice: Gebauer
  Salon-Duett: Hohmann
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  Bourree in C Min: Leopold Mozart (Mozart's father)
  Come Back to Sorrento: De Curtis
  Minuet in G: Bach
  Allegro, Canonic Sonata # 1: Telemann
  Wistful: Hohmann
  Barcarolle: Pleyel
  Greensleeves: old english carol
  My Two Friends: Beethoven
  Concerto in D (from Clavier No. 3): J. S. Bach
  Zwolf Duos 1 & 2: Mozart
  Rondo Mazas op 38 in D
  Duo in Style of Mozart: Stamitz
  Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen: Spiritual
  Minuetto from Anna's Noetbook: JS Bach
  Fantasy: Pleyel
  Two Part Invention in f: JS Bach
  German Dance: Mozart
  Mazas duet op 38 # 11, 4 & 8
  Gaiety: by Telemann
  Teleman Sonata for Fluet and Violin in G Mvt. 1
  Minuet: Hook
  German Dance: Mozart
  We Hasten from Cantata 78 by Bach:
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Christmas
Listed below are some of the selections from our Tapestry of Carols
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  Angels from the Realms of Glory Still Still Still
  And the Glory of the Lord
  Angels We Have Heard On High
  Away in the Manger (duet)
  Beautiful Saviour
   Bring A Torch Jeannette Isabella
  Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fireo Parade of the Wooden Soldiers
  Christmas Traditional from Germany arr by Frost
  Chanukah Music for Strings
  Counterpoint for Christmas
  Dona Nobis Pacem
  The First Noel
  Ge Su bambino
  Glee Reigns in Gallilee
  God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
  Good Christian Men Rejoice
  Good King Wenceslas
  Hallelujah Chorus
  Hanukkah, O Hanukkah
  I Saw Three Ships
  In Dulci Jubilo
  It Came Upon the Midnight Clear
  Jesu Joys of Man's Desire
  Jingle Bells (piano trio)
  Joy to the World
  Jolly Old St. Nicholas
  Lo, How A Rose E'er Blooming
  Messiah Overture
  O Little Town of Bethlehem
  Oh Christmas Tree
  O Come Little Children
  Oh Come All Ye Faithful
  Sleigh Ride
  Song of the Wise Men
  Sheep May Safely Graze
  Silver Bells, I'll be Home for Christmas
  Santa's Classical Christmas
  Waltz from the Nutcracker
  We Three Kings
  We Wish You a Merry Christmas
  White Christmas
  Winter Wonderland
  While Shepherds Watched
  While by My Sheep
  Shepherd's Farewell from L'enfance du Christ: Berlioz
  Gesu Bambino
  The Crown of Roses: Tchaikovsky
  Angels We Have Heard On High
  Good King Wenceslaus
  The Wassail Song
  PLUS Many arrangements that make use of traditional holiday melodies.
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Wedding Music:
Pre wedding selections: (recommended prior to start of ceremony )
   Simple Gifts: (Qt.) folk song
   Mio Babbino Caro: (Puccini)
   Jesu Joy (Qt.) (by J. S. Bach)
   Bach Aria (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Air to Water Music (Qt.) (by Handel)
   Pachelbel Kanon (Qt.) (by Pachelbel)
  Chopin Prelude op (Qt.) (by Chopin)
   Ashokin Farewell (Qt.) (by JayUngar)
   Lullaby (Qt.) (by Hofeldt)
   Borodin Nocturne: from string quartet by Borodin
   Dona Nobis Pacem (Qt.) (by Traditional)
   Ich Liebe Dich: (Qt.) by Grieg
   Sheep May Safely Graze (Qt.) (by Bach)
   Ave Verum (by Mozart)
   Bach Double Violin Concerto Mvt 2 (Qt.) (by J. S. Bach)
   Tramuari: (by Schumann)
   Haydn Serenade (Qt.) (by Haydn)
   Schubert Serenade: (Qt.) Schubert
   Fantasia on Greensleeves (by Ralph Vaughn Williams)
  Over the Rainbow
   On Wings of Music: (Mendelssohn duet)
   Ave Maria: Schubert
   Ave Maria: J. S. Bach-Gounod
  Raindrop Prelude: Chopin. (this is not the prelude titled Raindrop in the piano collection.
       see gig book standards below for more selections
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Processionals and Recessionals: (recommended for bride, bridesmaids, and seating of parents)
      
   Bridal Chorus (traditional processional) (Qt.) (y Wagner
   Wedding March (traditional recessional) (Qt.) by Mendelssohn
   Trumpet Voluntary (both) (Qt.) by Clarke
   Trumpet Tune (both) (Qt.) by Purcell
   Jesu Joy (both) (Qt.) by J. S. Bach
   Simple Gifts: (both) (Qt.) Copland
   Rondeau (both) (Qt.) by Mouret
   Finale to Water Music (both) (Qt.) by Handel
   Saint Anthony Chorale (both) (Qt.) by Haydn
   Air to Water Music (processional) (Qt.) by Handel
   LaRejouissance (recessional) (Qt.) by Handel
 etc.

Classical: (Standard String Quartet Repertoire also available)
  Selections from quartets by composers like Mozart, Borodin, Haydn, Dvorak...
  Serenades, ie Eine Kleine Nacht Musi etc.: (Mozart)

Short Classics
  Tramuari and other similar works
 Bach Double Concerto (Qt.)

  Baroque and Classical Airs
  Selections from the Baroque era.
  Waltz's and other dances etc.
   Anna Magdalena March: (Qt.) Bach
   Aria: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Ave Maria: (Qt.) Bach-Gounod
   Ave Maria: (Qt.) Schubert
   Ave-Verum: (Qt.) Mozart
   Boccherini Minuet: (Qt.) Boccherini
   Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 Mvt 1: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Bridal Processional: (Qt.) Wagner
   Bach Double Concerto, Mvt. 2: (Qt.) J.S. Bach
   Dona Nobis: (Qt.)
   Eine Kleine Nacht: (Qt.) Mozart Serenade
   Eine Kleine Nacht, Romanza: (Qt.) Mozart Serenade
   Emperor Variations: (Qt.) Haydn
   Ich Liebe Dich: (Qt.) by Grieg
   Judas Macabus. (Qt.)
   La Rejouissance: (Qt.) Handel
   Leclair Sonata: (Duet)
   Lullaby: (Qt.) Hofeldt
   Meditation from Tais: (Qt.) Massenet
   Nocturne: (Qt.) Borodin

  Traditional Jewish Melodies: often used for weddings
  Dona Dona (S. Secunda)
  Dodi Li "My Beloved is Mine , and I am His" (
Nira Hen)
  Erev Shel Shoshanim "Evening of the Roses " (Yosef Hadar)
 
 Erev Ba " Evening Comes" (Arie Levanon)
  El Kabir "Almighty God" (traditionsl)
  Hava Nagila "Let's Rejoice" (traditional)
 
 Have Babanot "Fairest of Maidens" (Amitai Neeman)
  Hevenu Shalom Alechem
  Hinei Mah Tov (traditional round)
  Lars's Theme (from Dr. Zhivago)
  Mayim Mayim (E. Amiran)
 
 Medley: Od Y'shama & Mazel Tov (Shlomo Carelebach)
"
      The Voice of Gladness Shall be Heard Again"
"      Good Luck to the Bride and Groom
  Nigun (traditional Hassidic)
  Oseh Shalom (N. Hirsch)
  Bashana Haba'a (N. Hirsch)
  Jerusalem of Gold (N. Shemer)
  En Kelohenu- Theme and Variations (traditional)
  Chanukah, Oh Chanukah (seasonal traditional)
  Oyfn Pripetshik
  Oseh Shalom (Nurit Hirsch)


 Rabbi Elimelech Medley (Hassidic Folktune)
  Simon Tov traditional recessional (Chassidic Song)
      " Congratulations - Good Luck!"
 
 Sher, (traditional)
  DS'u Sh'orim "Look Up to the Gates" (traditional)
  Rock of Ages (traditional)
  Tum Balalayke
"Play Balalaika" (traditional)
  V'ha'er E'ne'nu Enlighten Our Eyes to Your Torah (Shlomo Carlebach)
 
Waves of the Danube The Anaversary Waltz (Iosif Ivanovici)
  Y'did Nefesh
   

 


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