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New Year String Ensemble Rehearsing in Northamptonshire

Next week we start rehearsing for our forthcoming series of Fedora Strings’ engagements and recordings, most of which are taking place in the Northampton and Peterborough areas.  It’s surprising how lost you can feel by missing  a few days of practice, although it never takes that long to be back to performance standard again. The […]

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Wedding ceremonies and receptions in Northampton and Rutland: Normanton Park Hotel

Yesterday our string duo played wedding music at Normanton Church and Normanton Park Hotel in Rutland.  Both venues are  next to Rutland Water and the setting is extremely pretty. The ceremony took place at the church and we were asked to perform baroque and classical   pieces while the guests arrived; then Wagner’s Bridal Chorus […]

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Wedding ceremonies and receptions in Peterborough and Northampton: St John’s Church, Peterborough

St John’s Church is in the centre of Cathedral Square in Peterborough and it looks more impressive at the moment than it has for years. This is because the Corn Exchange building, which was nearby, used to hide much of its architecture. Luckily that building has recently been demolished and St John’s really shines now. […]

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