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Scotia Strings

Scotia Strings is also in constant demand for corporate events and parties. Recent clients include Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Scotland's First Minister and the BBC.


Scotia Strings, one of the finest classical ensembles in the country and perfect for weddings and events that call for the elegant touch of wonderful musicians.


Also available as a Trio or Duo, Scotia Strings is a professional, highly experienced and vibrant group of string players. We pride ourselves on our diversity and enthusiasm to make every event as individual as you are.

All our musicians reside in Scotland and perform regularly throughout Scotland, the UK and Europe.

Scotia Strings can cater for any event offer a bespoke service to suit your needs. Be it Pachelbel or Pink Floyd, Mozart or Madonna; you name it, we play it.

We have played at weddings all over the country and appreciate that no two weddings are the same. From small gatherings right through to the grandest affair, The Scottish Wedding Quartet will add elegance, class and a real sense of fun to any occasion.

Scotia Strings is also in constant demand for corporate events and parties. Recent clients include Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Scotland's First Minister and the BBC.

"We are delighted to appoint Hireaband as our official agents. Both our businesses are concerned with providing the very best customer service possible. Please contact their office today, we'll be delighted to hear from you and look forward to performing at your event."
Lizzy Webster - Scotia Strings 


Set list

Make You Feel My Love - Adele
I'm Yours - Jason Mraz
I don't Wanna Miss a Thing - Aerosmith
You are so Beautiful - Joe Cocker
Halo - Beyoncé
Bad Romance - Lady Gaga
I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas
Lavender - Marillion
Marry - You Bruno Mars
Nothing Else Matters - Metallica
A New Day Has Come - Celine Dion
Feeling Good - Muse
Cigarettes and Alcohol - Oasis
Whatever - Oasis
Wonderwall - Oasis
A Thousand Years - Christina Perri
True Colours - Cyndi Lauper
Fix You - Coldplay
Pencil Full of Lead - Paolo Nutini
Paradise - Coldplay
Happy - Pharrell Williams
We Found Love - Rihanna
Viva la Vida - Coldplay
Yellow - Coldplay - Yellow
Robbie Williams - Supreme
You're In My Heart - Rod Stewart
This Year's Love - David Gray
Hoppipolla - Sigur Ros
One Day Like This - Elbow
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Only Time - Enya
Wherever You Will Go - The Calling
Orinoco Flow - Enya
Beethoven's 5 Secrets - The Piano Guys
The Final Countdown - Europe
Songbird - Fleetwood Mac
I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) - The Proclaimers
Fields of Gold - Sting
Sweet Disposition - The Temper Trap
My Immortal - Evanescence
Bittersweet Symphony - The Verve
The Chain - Fleetwood Mac
A Groovy Kind of Love - Phil Collins
You've Got the Love - Florence & The Machine
With or Without You - U2
November Rain - Guns n' Roses
Moondance - Van Morrison
Sweet Child o' Mine - Guns n' Roses
Love Moves in Mysterious Ways - Nina Simone
Trumpet Tune - Purcell
Trumpet Voluntary - Clarke
Wedding March - Wagner
Largo - Handel
Wedding March - Mendelssohn
Cantabile - Tartini
Traumerai - Schumann
Air on a G String - Bach
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring
Hornpipe from Water Music - Handel
Ave Maria - Schubert and Gounod
Panis Angelicus
*Hymns available on request*
More Classical
Spring - Vivaldi
Largo from Winter - Vivaldi
Pavane - Faure
Intermezzo - Mascagni
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - Handel
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Mozart
Divertimento I in D Major - Mozart
Divertimento II in Bb Major - Mozart
Divertimento II in F Major - Mozart
Largo from the New World Symphony - Dvorak
Brandenburg III - Bach
Chanson de Matin - Elgar
Chanson de Nuit - Elgar
Salut d'Amour - Elgar
Theme from Jupiter (I Vow to thee my Country) - Holst
Flower Duet from Lakme - Delibes
Gabriel's Oboe - from the film the Mission - Ennio Morricone
Two Rondeau from Abdelazar and the Fairy Queen - Purcell
Finiculi Finicula - Denza
O Sole Mio - Di Capua
Palladio - Karl Jenkins
Romanze - Shostakovich
Czardas - Monti
First Polovtsian Dance - Borodin
Andantino from the Forces of Destiny - Verdi
Golliwog's Cake Walk - Debussy
Humoresque - Dvorak
Norwegian Dance no.2 - Grieg
Easy Listening
Country Club - Joplin
Paragon Rag - Joplin
New Rag - Joplin
The Entertainer - Joplin
Rag Time Dance - Joplin
Easy Winners - Joplin
Making Whopee - Donald Son
Lets do It - Cole Porter
Anything Goes - Cole Porter
I Got Rhythm - Nina Simone
God Bless the Child - Billie Holiday
Summertime - Gerswin
Fly me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra
Blue Tango - L. Anderson
Let's do it - C. Porter
Maple Leaf Rag
Heliotrope Bouquet
Pineapple Rag
Euphonic Sounds - S. Joplin
Moon River - Mancini
That's Amore - Dean Martin
La Comparisita - Rodriguez
Tango pour una Cabeza - Gardel
Tango Albeniz - Albeniz
My Funny Valentine - Richard Rogers
Moonlight in Vermont - Suessdorf
Scottish / Irish Medleys
Secret Wedding from 'Braveheart'
Loch Lomond
My Love is Like a Red, Red Rose
Amazing Grace
Auld Lang Syne
Skye Boat Song
Ae Fond Kiss
Wild Mountain Thyme
Ashokan Farewell
Highland Cathedral
Eine Kleine Bricht Moonlicht Nicht
Musik - McMozart
Irish Sherry Suite - Thorp
Bridge Over Troubled Water - Paul Simon
You Raise me Up - Josh Groban
Eleanor Rigby - The Beatles
I Feel Fine - The Beatles
When I'm 64 - The Beatles
Here Comes the Sun - The Beatles
All you Need is Love - The Beatles
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Yesterday - The Beatles
James Bond Theme
PM's Love Theme - Love Actually
All You Need is Love - The Beatles
Kissing You - Des'ree
Balcony Scene - Romeo and Juliet
A Whole New World - Disney's Aladdin
Everything I Do, I Do It For You - Bryan Adams
My Heart Will Go On from - Celine Dion
Theme from Schindler's List - John Williams
Theme from Fawlty Towers
If I Were a Rich Man from Fiddler on the Roof

Reviews (14)

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Hi Lisa, Just a wee note to say thanks to Scotia Strings, please do pass on. Absolutely brilliant and I look forward to working with them again soon.

Scotia Strings

So very happy with this band. The communication with Hireaband and the band contact person was superb. The band even learned some new songs and they sounded brilliant!

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Absolutely brilliant. Definitely eased my pre-ceremony jitters!

Scotia Strings

Perfect. Set exactly the right ambiance for the event!

Scotia Strings

We booked our evening entertainment first, and then later decided to book the Scotia String Trio to play before, during and after our ceremony.
They were brilliant, and played our requested songs absolutely perfectly and then a beautiful mix of music during our outdoor drinks reception.
Could not have been happier with everything on the day, and would not hesitate to recommend the Scotia String Trio to anyone! Thank you again :)!

Scotia Strings

Completely stress free experience from start to finish with Hireaband. The quartet fulfilled all our requests and played beautifully on the day. We were delighted with them and one of our guests was even inspired to book a string trio for her wedding.

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Scotia Wedding Trio were absolutely fantastic! Lovely, lovely people and wonderful musicians, thank you very much! Thanks to the Hireaband team too - professional, friendly would absolutely recommend!

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Hireaband got back to all queries in good time and were very helpful. The Scotia String Quarter were fantastic, playing everything we asked for (including learning new songs) and were very professional.

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We absolutely loved having scotia strings at our wedding! We were provided with a comprehensive list of songs to choose from and the group performed beautifully and professionally on the day. The group were commented on many guests. A welcome addition to our day and would recommend!

Scotia Strings

We approached Scotia Strings a couple of months before our wedding to play at our ceremony and we're so glad we did! Lizzy was so helpful throughout the whole process and responded really quickly whenever we had any questions. Their set list offers a wide range of beautiful music to choose from and any songs that we wanted that wasn't in the list, they were more than happy to learn and play on the day.

Thank you so much for making our ceremony even more memorable with your beautiful string set. It added a special element to our day that we will cherish forever.

Scotia Strings

Just a note to say 'thank you' for Scotia String's performance which my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed and which many of our guests commented favourably on. As we discussed when booking, this is the second time you have provided music for us, the previous time around four years ago at The Gleneagles Hotel for our 40th Wedding Anniversary. With our very best wishes to you and your fellow musicians. (10 / 10)

Scotia Strings

Stunning music and such a friendly group! Scotia String Trio played before and during our wedding ceremony. We decided to use them after seeing them at a friends wedding as they play stunning music and such fun covers! They have a HUGE list of songs to choose from- classics to fun covers and they even learned a new one for our wedding! Great job and thank you so much Scotia!

Scotia Strings

Just wanted to say a huge thank you for performing at our wedding on the 23rd July! Everyone commented on how beautiful the music was.

Scotia Strings

Your music was so beautiful. I loved listening to you play the bridesmaids down the aisle while my Dad and I giggled at the entrance and listened to the music and the chirping of birds. It was a perfect moment.


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