Elizabeth Kalfayan
Weddings and Special Events

Elizabeth Kalfayan Cellist

The Encore String Quartet
Two Violins, Viola and Cello

Wedding Music Excerpts

 

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“Bridal Chorus” from Lohengrin (R. Wagner)

Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin, Wagner

Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin, Wagner

Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin, Wagner

“Kanon” --J. Pachelbel

Kanon, Pachabel

Kanon, Pachabel

Kanon, Pachabel

“Air” from Water Music -- G.F. Handel

Air from Water Music, Handel

Air from Water Music, Handel

Air from Water Music, Handel

“Bouree” from Water Music -- G.F. Handel

Bouree from Water Music, Handel

Bouree from Water Music, Handel

Bouree from Water Music, Handel

“Air” from Sleepers Awake --J.S. Bach

Air from Sleepers Awake, Bach

Air from Sleepers Awake, Bach

Air from Sleepers Awake, Bach

“Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” -- J.S. Bach

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, Bach

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, Bach

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, Bach

“Romanze” from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik -- W. A. Mozart

Romanze from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Romanze from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Romanze from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

“Rondo” from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik -- W. A. Mozart

Rondo from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Rondo from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Rondo from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

“Finale” from Water Music -- G.F. Handel

Finale from Water Musik, Handel

Finale from Water Musik, Handel

Finale from Water Musik, Handel

“Allegro” from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik -- W. A. Mozart

Allegro from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Allegro from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik, Mozart

Allegro from Eine Kleine Nacht Music

“Trumpet Voluntary” -- J. Clarke

Trumpet Voluntary, Clarke

Trumpet Voluntary, Clarke

Trumpet Voluntary, Clarke

“Ode to Joy” from Symphony No. 9 -- L. Beethoven

Ode to Joy, Beethoven

Ode to Joy, Beethoven

Ode to Joy, Beethoven

“Wedding March” from A Midsummer Night’s
Dream
-- (F. Mendelssohn)

Wedding March from Midsummer Night's Dream, Mendelssohn

Wedding March from Midsummer Night's Dream, Mendelssohn

Wedding March from Midsummer Night's Dream, Mendelssohn


Smaller Ensembles. . .

Encore String Trio
Violin, Viola, Cello

Violin Cello Duo

Harp Cello Duo

By Request:  Soprano, Flute and Trumpet

Testimonials

"Thank you very much for your time and patience in helping us choose the perfect music for our wedding ceremony.  Your graciousness, warmth and knowledge made it a very memorable occasion for all of us."

"I wanted to thank you for doing an incredible job on the church music for my daughter's wedding.  The music was so beautiful that it brought tears to our eyes.  The Encore Strings are so very talented and the guests were in awe of your performance."

"We wanted to write and thank you for the truly beautiful music on our wedding day.  We only wish we could have heard more! The music you helped us choose was the perfect complement to our ceremony. Also, it was not only very easy to work with you, but it was a pleasure!  Your experience, knowledge and ability make Encore Strings stand out as a first rate quartet!"

"Thank you for your most beautiful playing of the Opus 97 Trio, for the Beethoven Birthday Celebration. I'm sure that Beethoven would have applauded you all, if he were present."

"Your music at waterside was perfect.  Our guests are still talking about your music."

"Wow!  You all were fantastic. I have only the best memories of the atmosphere that you helped create for our ceremony and reception.  Your music was beautiful!"

"Thanks so much for lending not only your talent, but also your emotional support to our production. Your dedication to this project is touching and I really appreciate it."