The String Quartet of choice for your function

The Perfect String Ensemble for your event..... sticky icon

Whether you're planning a wedding or a gala corporate event, Tangent Strings should be your first choice. The warm, dulcet tones of our string quartet is the subtle musical backdrop you need.....

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Photo of Tangent StringsTangent Strings are a young, dynamic and talented group of classically trained string musicians who specialise in providing entertainment for Weddings and Corporate functions in the Durban and KwaZulu-Natal area of South Africa. Whether it's a Solo Violinist you need, or a Duo, Trio or Quartet - we can provide the perfect accompaniment to add a touch of sophistication and class to your wedding or corporate function.


Read what some of our clients have had to say about our performances!

"I just wanted to say thank you to Angus for doing such a great job, it was beautiful." - Melissa

"Dear Diane and Angus, Thank you so much for your lovely music on the day. I heard many good things and everyone said it created such a lovely atmosphere." - Michelle

"Hi Angus

Thank you Thank You for a Job well done . You guys were great so professional , from the first inquiry to the date and I never even met before the day !" - Silungile

"Dear Angus and the fellow members of the Quartet

A very special and sincere thank you for the wonderful arrangements at Lauren's wedding last Friday evening at the Oyster Box. From this Moment whilst lighting the candle and signing the register was a highlight for me." - Denise

"Hi Angus,

I just wanted to say thank you so much for organising the guys to play at our wedding, it was wonderful and everything was perfect. Although I missed out on them playing after the ceremony, I heard great reviews from my friends and family. The music that I did hear was stunning.

Please pass my thanks on and if you ever need any recommendations, please feel free to pass on my details" - Natalie

Our Music Repertoire

Popular Choices for the Bride's Entrance:

Canon in D - Pachelbel (Most Popular)
Bridal Chorus - 'Here comes the bride' - Wagner
Wedding March - from Midsummer Night's Dream - Mendelsohn
Dance of the Blessed Spirits - Gluck
Spring from '4 Seasons' - Vivaldi
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring - Bach

Trumpet Voluntary - Clarke
Trumpet Tune - Purcell
Ave Maria - Gounoud
Ave Verum Corpus - Mozart
Hornpipe from Water Music - Handel
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - Handel
Two Rondeaux - Purcell

Contemporary Songs:

You raise me up - Josh Groban
From this moment - Shania Twain
Here I am - Bryan Adams
Haven't me you yet - Michael Buble
Crazy Love - Michael Buble
All of me - John Legend
A thousand years - Christina Perri
All you need is love - Beatles
Love changes everything - Andrew Lloyd Webber
Thinking Out Loud - Ed Sheeran
Music of the night - Andrew Lloyd Webber
Unforgettable - Nat King Cole
What a wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Bittersweet Symphony - the Verve
Book of Love - Peter Gabriel
Mamma Mia - Abba
Fly me to the moon - Frank Sinatra

We are constantly adding contemporary music to our repertoire, and can also arrange your special popular song to order.

We also have arrangements of popular hymns which can be played with the congregation.

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