Sep 212012

MVSQ-Christmas-600-1Have Yourself A Jazzy Little Christmas

with the Mannheim Virtuosi String Quartet performing your favourite Christmas songs, including: Sacred, Traditional, Secular, Classical, Pop, Rock, Jazz, and Celtic. Not only do they play beautiful renditions of traditional Christmas selections – to bring cheer and goodwill to you during the holiday season – but also jazzy and rockin’ Christmas tunes!

This is a show the entire family will enjoy!

Mannheim Virtuosi String Quartet (MVSQ) is a unique string ensemble – acoustic or electric – that performs a vast array of musical styles:

Baroque, Classical, Contemporary, Pop, Rock, Light Jazz, Blues, Latin, Celtic, Country, Bluegrass, New Age, Seasonal, Christmas, Ethnic, Originals, and more!

This string ensemble, formed in 1987 by Ross Daly and Angela Cox-Daly, can also perform as:


   Solo: Violin – available with backing tracks

   Duo: (1) 2 Violins (2) Violin & Viola (3) Violin & ‘Cello (3) Violin & Keyboard (with Vocals)

   Trio: (1) Violin, Viola & ‘Cello (2) Violin, Viola & Keyboard (with Vocals)

   Quartet: 2 Violins, Viola & ‘Cello

Larger Ensemble: Up to a 10‑piece ensemble, including: Piano / Keyboard, Guitar, Harp, Flute, Trumpet, Bass, Drums, Percussion, Vocals, etc.

MVSQ has performed at countless events across North America, including:

  • Concert Series
  • Corporate Functions
  • Festivals
  • Fairs
  • Weddings
  • Retirement Residences
  • Private Parties
  • Special Events

MVSQ concert performance programming is variable:

  1. All Classical
  2. Light Classical
  3. Jazz, Pop, Rock, etc.
  4. New Age, Easy Listening, Originals, etc.
  5. Mixture of Styles
  6. Seasonal / Christmas

Each show delivers dynamic entertainment value in a professional manner – as they have done over the past 25 years!

Video Samples:


Christmas Music Selections Include:

Sacred, Traditional:

Away In A Manger Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring
Ave Maria – Bach / Gounod Joy To The World
Ave Maria ‐ Schubert Little Drummer Boy, The
Bring A Torch O Come All Ye Faithful
Du Dulci Jubelo O Little Town Of Bethlehem
First Noel, The Ode To Joy
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Pat‐A‐Pan
In The Bleak Mid‐Winter Silent Night

Jazzy, Popular, Secular:

Blue Christmas Night Before Christmas Song, The
Christmas In Kilarney Nuttin’ For Christmas
Christmas Song, The (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire) Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree
Christmas Waltz, The Rudolph The Red‐Nosed Reindeer
Frosty The Snowman Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas Silver Bells
Here Comes Santa Claus Skaters’ Waltz
Holly, Jolly Christmas Sleigh Ride
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus Two Front Teeth
I’ll Be Home For Christmas Up On The Housetop
It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas Waltz Of The Flowers
Jingle Bell Rock We Need A Little Christmas
Jingle Bells We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! White Christmas
Marshmallow World Winter Wonderland
Merry Christmas Polka