Please find below the current repertoire of the Avoca String Quartet. In addition to the pieces listed below, the quartet are happy to perform special requests. For wedding music and information, please go to the wedding information page.

Those pieces that have an asterisk * beside them are those for which we have a voice arrangement to accompany them.

Full Repertoire List

ABBA Mamma Mia
ABBA Money Money Money
Adele Someone Like You
Adele Rolling In The Deep
Aerosmith I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing
American Authors Best Day of My Life
Andersson, B. I Know Him So Well
Arcade Fire Crown of Love
Atlantic Starr Always
Bamonte, P. Friday I’m In Love (The Cure)
Backstreet Boys I want it That Way
Badly Drawn Boy The Shining
Bee Gees How Deep Is Your Love
Bell, R. Celebration
Berry, R. Louie Louie
Beyoncé Halo
Bieber, J. Despacito
Birdie Skinny Love
Blunt, J. You’re Beautiful
Bock, J. If I Were A Rich Man
Bublé, M. Everything
Carpenter, R. Goodbye To Love
Clapton, E. Wonderful Tonight
Clean Bandit Rather Be
Cohen, L. Hallelujah*
Coldplay Clocks
Coldplay Every Teardrop is a Waterfall
Coldplay Fix You
Coldplay In My Place
Coldplay Viva la Vida
Coldplay Yellow
Crowe, B. Can’t Take My Eyes of You (Frankie Valli)
Daft Punk Digital Love
Denver, J. Annies Song*
Di Capua, E. O Sole Mio
Dr Hook The Millionaire
Dylan, B. You Make Me Feel My Love*
Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros Home
Elbow One Day LIke This
Enya Caribbean Blue
Enya May it Be
Enya Only Time
Europe The Final Countdown
Eurythmics Sweet Dreams Are Of This
Foo Fighters Everlong
Fox, C. & Gimble, N. Killing Me Softly With His Song
Gabriel, P. Solsbury Hill
Gabriel, P. The Book of Love
Gaye, M. & Terrell, T. Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
Glass, P. String Quartet No.3: VI Mishima
Goulding, E. How Long Will I Love You
Green Day Holiday
Green Day Wake Me Up When September Ends
Guns n’ Roses November Rain
Guns n’ Roses Sweet Child O’ Mine
Ham, P. & Evans, T. Without You
Hayward, J. Nights in White Satin (Moody Blues)
Howard, B. Fly Me To The Moon
Idle, E. always look on the bright side of life
Iron & Wine Flightless Bird, American Mouth
Jackson, M. Billie Jean
Jackson, M. Smooth Ciminal
Jackson, M. The King of Pop (Medley)
Jobin, A.C. The girl from Ipanema
Joel, B. Piano Man
John, E. Can You Feel The Love Tonight
John, E. Candle In The Wind
John, E. Your Song*
Jones, N. Come Away With Me
Journey Don’t Stop Believin’
Kamen, M. Everything I Do I Do It For You
Keane Somewhere Only We Know
King, Ben E. Stand By Me
King, Ben E. Stand By Me* (Florence + The Machine)
Kings of Leon Use Somebody
Labi Siffre It Must Be Love
Lady Gaga Alejandro
Lady Gaga Bad Romance
Lady Gaga Judas
Lady Gaga Paparazzi
Lana Del Rey Once Upon A Dream (Sleeping Beauty)
Lange, M. & Twain, S. From This Moment On*
Legend, J. All of Me
Lennon McCartney Across the Universe
Lewis, L Footprints in The Sand*
Lorde Royals
Louiguy La Vie En Rose
Lovland, R. You Raise Me Up*
Mac Con Iomaire, C. Emer’s Dream
Mac Con Iomaire, C. The Finish Line
MacColl, E. The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face*
Mancini, H. Moon River*
Mancini, H. Peter Gunn Theme
Mancini, H. The Pink Panther
Manilow, B. Copacabana
Marley, B. I Shot The Sheriff
Mars, B. Marry You
Marx, R. Right Here Waiting For You
McCartney, P. My Love
McBroom, A. The Rose*
McLachlan, S. In The Arms of The Angel
McMorrow, J.V. Higher Love
McLean, D. And I Love You So
McVie, C. Songbird* (as sung by Eva Cassidy)
Metallica Nothing Else Matters
Metallica The Unforgiven
Morrison, V. Have I Told You Lately
Mraz, J. I’m Yours*
Nine Inch Nails A Warm Place
Oasis Whatever
Oasis Wonderwall
Orbison, R. Oh, Pretty Woman
Overstreet, P. When You Say Nothing At All
Peretti, H. & Creatore, L. Can’t Help Falling in Love*
Perri, C. A Thousand Years*
Presley, R. Love is All Around (Wet Wet Wet)
Queen Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen Queen Medley – Rock You, Bites Dust & Champ
Radiohead My Iron Lung
Radiohead No Surprises
Rice, D. The Blower’s Daughter
Sandé, E. Beneath You’re Beautiful 
Sager, C.B. & Foster, D. The Prayer 
Sheeran, E. Shape Of You
Shur, I. & Thomas, R. Smooth
Sigur Ros Hoppipolla
Simon & Garfunkle Bridge Over Troubled Water
Sinatra, F. Love and Marriage
Snow Patrol Chasing Cars
Smashing Pumpkins Today
Smashing Pumpkins Tonight Tonight
Spears, B. Baby One More Time
Sting Every Breath You Take
Sting Fields Of Gold
Survivor Eye Of The Tiger
Take That Greatest Day
Take That Rule The World*
Talking Heads This Must Be The Place
Temper Trap Sweet Disposition
The Beach Boys Barbara Ann
The Beach Boys California Girls
The Beach Boys God Only Knows
The Beatles A Hard Day’s Night
The Beatles All You Need Is Love
The Beatles And I Love Her
The Beatles Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles Here Comes The Sun
The Beatles Here There And Everywhere
The Beatles In My Life
The Beatles Imagine
The Beatles Paperback Writer
The Beatles Real Love
The Beatles Tomorrow Never Knows
The Beatles When I’m Sixty Four
The Corrs Runaway
The Cranberries Linger
The Cranberries Zombie
The Darkness I Believe In A Thing Called Love
The Doors Break On Through (To The Other Side)
The Doors Light My Fire (Hernando’s Hideaway)
The Eagles Hotel California
The Killers Human
The Lumineers Patience
The Pretenders I’ll Stand By You
The Supremes You Can’t Hurry Love
The Verve Bittersweet Symphony
Train Hey Soul Sister
Tunstall, KT Suddenly I See
U2 All I want is You
U2 Beautiful Day
U2 With or Without You
Uncle Kracker Smile
Van Heusen, J. Come Fly With Me
Weiss, G. D. & Thiele, B. What A Wonderful World
White, B. You’re The First The Last My Everything
Williams, A. Music To Watch Girls By
Williams, P. Happy
Williams, R. Angels
Williams, R. She’s The One
Wilson, J. Higher & Higher
Wonder, S. Isn’t She Lovely*
Wonder, S. Signed Sealed Delivered I’m Yours
Young, V. & Heyman E. When I Fall in Love (Nat King Cole)
Yiruma River Flows In You
Zeppelin, L. Stairway To Heaven

Bach, J.S. Air On a G String
Bach, J.S. Brandenburg Concerto No. 3
Bach, J.S. Cello Suite No. 1 – Prelude
Bach, J.S. English Suite No. 3 – Prelude
Bach, J.S. Jesu joy of man’s desiring
Bach, J.S. Wachet Auf (Sleepers Awake)
Balfe, M. I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls*
Beethoven Fur Elise 
Beethoven Ode To Joy
Beethoven Symphony no5  c minor 1st movement
Beethoven, L. Moonlight Sonata Adagio
Brahms, J. Menuetto From Serenade No 1
Chopin, F. Nocturne in Eb Major 
Clarke Trumpet Voluntary 
Corelli Concerto Grosso Op 6 nr  8 Pastorale 
Debussy, C. Clair De Lune 
Debussy, C. Danse (Tarantelle Styrienne)
Debussy, C. The Girl With The Flaxen Hair
Delibes Flower Duet
Dvorak, A. Humoresque
Dvorak, A. Finale from Sonatina in G Minor
Dvorak, A. Seranade Op. 44
Elgar, E. Salut D’Amour 
Faure Pavane 
Gluck Dance Of The Blessed Spirits
Handel, G.F. All We Like Sheep – Messiah Favourites
Handel, G.F. Aria from Xerxes
Handel, G.F. Entrance of The Queen of Sheba 
Handel, G.F. Hallelujah – messiah favourites
Handel, G.F. I konw that My Redeemer Liveth – messiah favourites 
Handel, G.F. La Rejouissance (Firework Music)
Handel, G.F. Largo Violin Sonata In D Major
Handel, G.F. O Thou that tellest Good Tidings of Zion – messiah favourites 
Handel, G.F. Recitative And Suddenly there was with The Angels Chorus – Glory
Handel, G.F. Water Music
Haydn Sunrise op76 no4 string quartet Bb major 
Haydn Symphony no77  4th movement
Holst, G. Jupiter from The Planets
Kilar, W. Father Kolbe’s Preaching
Liszt Liebestraum 
Maoz, E. Boded
Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana 
Mendelssohn Wedding march
Mouret Rondeau
Mozart Ave Verum Corpus
Mozart Der Vogelfanger Bin Ich (The bird catch am I) Favourite Arias
Mozart Divertimento in Bb Major K137
Mozart Divertimento in D Major K136
Mozart Divertimento in F Major K138
Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Mozart La Ci Darem la Mano (Give me Thy Hand) Favourite Arias 
Mozart Sull’ Aria from The Marriage of Figaro*
Mozart Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
Mozart Voi Che Sapete (You know the answer) Favourite Arias 
Offenbach, J. Barcorolle from Tales of Hoffman* 
Pachelbel Canon in D 
Puccini O Mio Babbino Caro*
Puccini, G. Nessun Dorma
Purcell Trumpet Tune
Roussel. A. String Quartet Opus 45 Quatuor
Saint-Saens, C. The Swan From Carnival of the Animals
Satie, E. Gymnopedie No 1
Schubert, F. Deutscher Tanz
Tchaikovsky, P. I. Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture
Vivaldi, A. Autumn from The Four Seasons
Vivaldi, A. Spring From the Four Seasons
Vivaldi, A. Winter From The Four Seasons
Wagner, R. Ride of The Valkyries
Wagner, R. Wedding march

Arlen, H. Somewhere Over The Rainbow*
Arlen, H. Somewhere Over The Rainbow (Israel Kamakawiwo’ole Version)
Armstrong, C. Glasgow Love Theme (Love Actually)
Armstrong, C. Portuguese Love Theme (Love Actually)
Aznavour, C. She from “Seven Faces of a Woman”
Baerwald, D. Come What May 
Bernstein, L. Maria from west side story 
Cinderella A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes
Coleman, C. Big Spender – sweet charity the musical
Conti, B. Gonna Fly Now (theme from rocky)
Dashkevich, V. Sherlock Holmes Overture
Des’ree Kissing You (from the movie Romeo & Juliet)
Djawadi, R. Game of Thrones
Einaudi, L. I Giorni
Ellis, V. Spread A Little Happiness
Giacchino, M. Married Life (there from ‘Up’)
Gordon, M. & Warren, H. At Last* (as sung by Etta James)
Hammerstein & Rogers Edelweiss (Sound of Music)
Hammerstein & Rogers You’ll Never Walk Alone
Hansard, G. Falling Slowly (from Once)
Henson, J. & Pottle, S. The Muppet Show Theme
Horner, J. Somewhere out There
Horner, J. The Ludlows (Legends of Fall)
Horner, J. The Secret Wedding (Braveheart)
Hurwtiz, J. City of Stars (La La Land)
Jones, T. The Kiss (The Last of the Mohicans)
Knopfler, M. Storybok Love (The Princess Bride)
Kondo, K. The Legend of Zelda (Title Theme)
Loewe, F. Get Me To The Church On Time (My Fair Lady)
Loewe, F. I Could Have Danced All Night (My Fair Lady)
Loewe, F. On The Street Where You Live (My Fair Lady)
Lovland, R. Nocturne from Secret Garden
Menken, A. Beauty and the Beast
Menken, A. Prince Ali (Aladdin)
Maclean, D. The Gael (The Last of the Mohicans)
Morricone, E. Ecstasy of Gold
Morricone, E. Gabriels Oboe
Morricone, E. Love theme for Nata from Cinema Paradiso
Morricone, E. Nella Fantasia*
Mozart, W.A. Piano Concerto No. 21 in C (Theme from Elvira Madigan)
Newman, T. Whisper of a Thrill (from Meet Joe Black)
Norman, M. James Bond Theme
Piazzolla, A. Tango From Scent Of A Woman
Rota, N. Love Theme Romeo & Juliet
Rota, N. Speak Softly Love (Godfather Theme)
Shonberg, C. I dreamed a dream Les Miserables
Shore, H. Concerning Hobbits (Lord of the Rings)
Silvestri, A. Feather Theme (Forrest Gump)
Stevens, M. Hawaii Five-O
Sullivan, A. Three Little Maids From The Mikado
Vangelis Chariots of Fire
Vangelis Hymne
Webber, A. L. All I ask of you quartet phantom of the opera
Webber, A.L. Don’t cry for me argentina evita 
Webber, A.L. Phantom of the opera selections
Williams, J Jurassic Park Theme
Williams, J Star Wars Theme
Zimmer, Hans Now We Are Free (from Gladiator)

Arlen, H. Its Only a Paper Moon
Berlin, I. Always
Bonfa, L. A Day in the life of a Fool
Desmond, P. Take Five
Hart, L. Blue Moon
Jones, I. It had to be You
Lewis, M. How High The Moon
Marks, G. & Simons, S. All Of Me
Ellington, D. It Don’t Mean A thing (If it ain’t got that swing)
Gershwin, G. Summertime
Gray, J. & DeLange, E. A String of Pearls
Henderson, R. Bye Bye Blackbird
Joplin, S. The Entertainer
Strayhorn, B. Chelsea Bridge
Strayhorn, B. Satin Doll
Strayhorn, B. Take the A train

Adam, A. O Holy Night*
Blake, H. Walking In The Air
Bareilles, S. & Michaelson, I. Winter Song*
Bernard, F. Winter Wonderland
Calkin, J.B. I Heard the Bells On Christmas Day
Cantiones, P. Good King Wenceslas
De La Mannoye, B. Pat A Pan
Gardner, D. All I want for christmas is my two front teeth
Kent, W. I’ll be home for christmas
Kirkpatrick, W.J. Away in A Manger*
MacGowan, S. & Finer, J. Fairytale of New York
Mendelssohn, F. Hark The Herald Angels Sing
Oliphant, T. Deck the Halls
Onorati, H. & Simeone, H. The Little Drummer Boy K Davis
Pierpoint, J. Jingle Bells
Reading, J. O Come All Ye Faithful
Styne, J. Let It Snow Let It Snow Let It Snow
Styne, J. The Christmas Waltz
Traditional Carol God rest ye merry gentlemen
Traditional Carol Silent Night
Traditional Carol The first noel
Traditional Carol Two burgundian carol tunes
Traditional Carol Carol of Bells
Traditional Carol In The Bleak Midwinter
Traditional Carol Joy to the world
Traditional Carol O Chirstmas Tree
Traditional Carol O Come O Come Emanuel
Traditional Carol Sussex Carol
Traditional Carol The Conventry Carol
Traditional Carol We wish you a merry christmas
Traditional Carol What Child is this
Traditional Carol Carol of the Birds
Traditional Carol Angels We Have Heard On High
Willis, R.S. It Came Upon the Midnight Clear

Hardiman, R. Lord of the Dance
Long, D. You’ll Never Be The Sun (Dolores Keane)
O’Carolan, T. O Carolans Concerto
Moynihan, D. An Raibh Tú Ag An gCarraig
O’Carolan, T. Sheebeg Sheemore
The Furey’s Red Rose Café
Traditional Es ist ein ros entsprungen
Traditional Fantasie Joyeuse
Traditional My Love is Like a Red, Red Rose
Traditional American Amazing Grace*
Traditional Folk Song Auld lang syne
Traditional Folk Song How great thou art*
Traditional Irish Black Velvet Band
Traditional Irish Carrickfergus
Traditional Irish Danny Boy
Traditional Irish Finnegan’s Wake
Traditional Irish Garry Owen / Merrily Kiss the Quaker
Traditional Irish Girl I Left behind Me
Traditional Irish Guilderoy / Red Haired Boy
Traditional Irish Harvest Home / Chief O’Neill’s Favourite
Traditional Irish Irish Washerwoman / Swallowtail Jig
Traditional Irish Jug of Punch
Traditional Irish Molly Malone
Traditional Irish She Moved Through The Fair*
Traditional Irish Seven Drunken Nights
Traditional Irish The Blarney Pilgrim / The Kesh Jig
Traditional Irish The Irish Rover
Traditional Irish The Mist Covered Mountain
Traditional Irish The Wild Rover
Traditional Irish Whiskey in the Jar
Traditional Maori Pokarekare Ana
Traditional Scottish Miss McLeods Reel
Traditional Scottish Will Ye No Come Back Again
Ungar, J. Ashokan Farewell

Caccini, G. Ave Maria 
Crosby, F.J. All the Way My Savior Leads Me*
Frank, C. Panis Angelicus*
Haas, D. You Are Mine*
Fauré, G. Pie Jesu*
Gounod, C. Ave Maria*
Irish Religious Seinn Alleluia*
Irvine, J. The Lord is my Shepard*
Joncas, M. On Eagle’s Wings*
Kremser, E. We Gather Together To Ask the Lords Blessing
Lawton, L. The Clouds’ Veil*
Lawton, L. Hiding Place / Mo Ghrá Thú*
Murphy, C. I Watch The Sunrise*
Nystrom, M. J. As The Deer Pants*
O’Carroll, F. Celtic Alleluia*
O’Riada, S. Ag Criost an Siol*
Rutter, J. For The Beauty of the Earth*
Schubert Ave Maria*
Schutte, D. Here I Am Lord*
Talbot, J. M. Be Not Afraid*
Talbot, J. M. Only In God*
Temple, S. Make Me A Channel of Your Peace*
Jenkins, K. The Armed Man – Benedictus
Traditional Be Thou My Vision*
Traditional Dona Nobis Pacem
Traditional Down To The River To Pray*
Traditional Morning Has Broken
Unknown He Is Lord*
Warner, S.C. Set Your Heart On Higher Gifts*
Webber, A.L. Pie Jesu*

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