Both elegant and contemporary, Beaux Strings provides a boutique live music experience interpreting classical favorites through to hit songs on traditional acoustic instruments. Highlighting the beauty of stringed instruments, treat your guests to a tailored listening experience including an extensive list of rock, pop, Celtic, jazz and classical selections. Committed to the highest calibre of performance and professionalism, Beaux Strings will create the soundtrack to your most cherished memories.

Both compact and versatile, Beaux Strings is an ideal choice for outdoor weddings and serves Ontario, as well as destination weddings.  A custom music arranging service guarantees that your favorite song can be performed live, in a totally unique setting, just for you.  Beaux Strings provides live music for everything wedding: ceremonies, receptions, dinners, and first dances, but also pre-wedding events such as proposals, engagement parties, wedding showers and rehearsal dinners. While we only offer live performance (without backing track) at this time, performers can be amplified for larger venues.  Scroll down for WeddingWire and customer reviews.

Beaux Strings's signature ensemble is the violin & cello duo, but currently also offers acoustic soloistsduos, trios and string quartet  from our core instruments, which are the violin, cello and concert harpWe can also work with pianists or singers, and are open to special requests.

Please contact us to inquire and to receive your customized quote. 

Featured Performers Include:

Soloists: violin, cello, and concert harp

Duos: violin & cello, or harp & cello

Trios: violin, cello & harp or violin, violin/viola & harp

String Quartet: 2 violins, viola & cello

Ensembles with piano by special request.

Live Wedding Music

Beaux Strings Live. Photo by Dan Clements
The Ceremony Package

A standard 60 minute wedding ceremony booking including about 20 minutes of prelude music, all ceremony selections plus a postlude as guests exit the venue.

Ceremony & Reception

A 2 hour booking including wedding ceremony plus an hour of reception music. Duration can be customized to fit your needs.

The Party

Background music for reception or dinner, first dance. Or pre-wedding events like proposals and showers.  Length can be customized according to your needs.

How To Book
  • Contact us with your venue and date to confirm availability and get a price quote.

  • If our quote is accepted, you will be emailed a contract. You will need to sign it and return the first 2 pages of it to us immediately along with a 30% deposit to hold your date. Now it's time to start thinking about your songs.

  • Fill out  pages 3 & 4 of your contract including wedding party info and music selections, which can be found on the Playlist page. We are happy to provide a phone consultation at this point.

  • A few weeks before your wedding, we will contact you to confirm the details and make sure that there's been no change to the plan. If you do have a change (of time or venue especially) please let us know as soon as possible.

  • The balance of your payment is due on (or before) your wedding day.

  • Finally, we know you'll be busy, but try to relax and enjoy the music on the big day.

 We love receiving

cards & photos

from the beautiful

brides & 

grooms

we play for. Check our Instagram for more wedding pics. 

© 2023 by Sybil Shanahan.

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