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Parkwest Chicago String Quartet

Parkwest Strings provides exciting and stylish Chicago string quartet entertainment for wedding music, corporate entertainment and birthday parties, engagement proposals, gala balls, charity events, Christmas party entertainment and every exciting event possible!

With a passion and energy second to none, Parkwest  Chicago String Quartet is made up of highly skilled, classically trained professional musicians with a wealth of performance experience both at home and abroad. Our members have played in a huge variety of different musical settings and in such prestigious venues as Symphony Center, Carnigie Hall and more. 

Parkwest Strings Quartet’s repertoire is particularly special as it spans across all the music genres from Classical favorites to the Latest Chart Hits. Parkwest strings is particularly known for our enthralling and engaging performances of Modern string quartet chart hit songs. Parkwest Strings Quartet has entertained thousands with their modern song arrangements and their repertoire list grows everyday. Our skills also allow us to write and arrange music on request ensuring your wedding or event is unique and will instantly stand out from the crowd.  

Each event is created and delivered with the client’s interests at heart. Parkwest String Quartet musical versatility will provide you with a musical feast that will leave guests thrilled and uplifted while making your event unique and memorable. 

Parkwest Chicago String Quartet members can also be hired as soloists, or as our string trio or string duo.  

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What to Look for in Your Chicago Wedding Music

Many of us would consider our wedding day to be one of the most important days of our lives, and we spend a considerable amount of time making sure that everything is going to be perfect. One thing that certainly should not be overlooked whenever planning this special day is the music that is going to be playing, both at the wedding ceremony, the cocktail hour and at the reception. That is why many people look to Parkwest Strings in order to provide them with popular wedding songs for your Chicago wedding, whether it is the focus of the ceremony, cocktail hour or dinner.

String Quartet

2 violins, 1 viola, 1 cello

Our most popular ensemble. The quartet has the most extensive repertoire from classical, pop and classic rock.  The quartet's sound is equally suited to a small garden or a large church wedding.  The string quartet is a perfect choice for ceremonies and receptions.

String Trio

2 violins, 1 cello

This ensemble  two violins with one cello. The string trio produces a beautiful sound that is perfect for smaller performance venues and more modest budgets.  This ensemble is is well suited for wedding ceremonies and smaller cocktail hours. 

String Duo

1 violin, 1 cello

The string duo is our smallest ensemble. It is perfect for intimate gatherings and also works well for indoor ceremonies. While the string duo repertoire is limited, many selections can be adapted to provide a light and beautiful sound.

Versatility and Popular Wedding Songs for Your Chicago Wedding

One of the first things that you should look for wedding music entertainment is versatility. Establishing a good repertoire is also a key requirement for gauging a talented musician. Our knowledge of popular wedding songs for your Chicago wedding is so very important, and this can mean success or failure for your music. Not only should your musician be able to take care of the playing, he or she should also be able to advise you as far as the placement of the music and anything that may be necessary in order for it to sound the best. This is not only true whenever it comes to an indoor wedding ceremony, in which the strings can easily overwhelm but it is also true in an outdoor ceremony, when background noise marriage in Chicago. By putting all of these things together properly, you can truly have memorable Chicago wedding musicians who can play all the popular wedding songs for your Chicago wedding day. It is in the details that will really makes your Chicago daytime or evening marriage extra special.

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