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Lyric EnsembleLocation: Based in Johannesburg
Established by cellist Laurie Howe, the Lyric Ensemble has been part of South Africa's music industry for more than 10 years. After completing her Masters degree in New York, Laurie moved to South Africa, where she was the assistant principal cellist for the SABC Orchestra and the National Symphony Orchestra.
The ensemble consists of professional musicians who were trained locally and overseas, and who currently play in various professional orchestras in the Gauteng Area. Be it a soothing cello solo or duet, a vibrant string trio, a quartet to wine and dine to, jazz to relax to, or a band to dance to, the Lyric Ensemble will set the mood for your special occasion.
The repertoire for chamber groups includes Light Classic, Viennese, Italian, Celtic, Lloyd Webber, Sinatra, and popular music. Be it a soothing cello solo or duet, a vibrant string trio, a quartet to wine and dine to, jazz to listen to, or a band to dance to, the Lyric Ensemble will set the mood for your special occasion.
- String Quartet
- String trio
- Flute Trio (flute violin & cello)
- Flute Quartet (Flute, violin, viola & cello)
- Harp, flute & cello
- Harp & cello
- Cello solo or duo
Sax & strings
Where do I even begin to thank you for the effort and commitment you put into your work to create a magical wedding for Aimeé and Olivier. Thanks to you all!
My special thanks to the musicians please. I was very happy with the performance!
They were fantastic! Thank you – will definitely be in contact when we have another function!
Thea-Mari Franken, EOH Microsoft Services
I would just like to thank you and your musicians for making our day so special. It was everything we had hoped it would be!
Thank you, everything went well and the Duo were perfect!
Louise Diels, Crabtree & Evelyn
Thank you so so much for yesterday! You guys were absolutely sensational. When I heard you playing Yellow when you first set up I thought I was hearing the 'original' I sent you in my head! Just beautiful!
Helen & Anthony
I would just like to take this opportunity to thank you, and Lyric Quartet for assisting me. They were absolutely brilliant, and such a pleasure. I only received impressed comments from our guests.
Gabriella Nell, Country Living
SAICE expresses its sincere appreciation for The Lyric Quartet’s contribution towards the success of the SAICE Presidential Inauguration event, which was held at Montecasino on Tuesday, 12 February 2013. We have had positive feedback on the event; with members sharing their re-ignited pride of being associated with SAICE and the industry at large. Your role in this accomplishment has been recognised.
Brigitte Nell, SAICE
The quartet was excellent – thanks a lot for helping us with finding the right artist and securing the booking!
David Buchanan, Delta Partners
Our guys enjoyed the music and were very impressed!
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Inc
Thank you, it was so lovely to have the trio there! Everyone thouroughly enjoyed them too.
Nicki Koller, Loudfire
I just wanted to thank you for an awesome Classical Show. Laurie Howe and her Violinist were exceptional, my mother and friends happily danced to their music. It really made the evening, I am beyond elated they both exceeded my expectations!!! Thank You ever so much!!
Amanda Bedwell, Blue Lotus Studios
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Typical Budget for Lyric Ensemble is
R3000 - R15000.
Please note this is merely a guide; if you submit a booking enquiry, you will receive an exact quote based on the unique details of your event.
Submit a booking enquiry directly with Lyric Ensemble, and the Artist or their manager / representative will be in touch with you soon!
Should you be unsure about which acts to enquire with, you can choose to SEND GIGSTER YOUR EVENT DETAILS and we will forward your enquiry to up to 5 suitable acts.
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