Repertoire

The Bossard Quartet have a broad and ever-growing string quartet repertoire to suit your requirements.

Please let us know if there is anything you would really like us to play that is not on the list below. We can purchase new music where possible or arrange your music for quartet ourselves. There may be a fee for these.

 

 


 

 

Baroque

Albinoni: Adagio
Bach: Air from Suite No. 3 listen
Bach: Jesu Joy of Our Desiring
Bach: Prelude in E major, Fugue in D Major and Fugue in G minor from ‘Das wohltemperierte Klavier’
Bach: Sheep may Safely Graze
Bach: Sleepers Awake
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.4
Handel: Allegro 1 Sonata Op. 1 No. 11
Handel: Alla Siciliana Sonata Op. 1 No. 11
Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Handel: Bouree, Water Music
Handel: Concerto Grosso B Flat Major
Handel: Largo
Handel: Sarabande and 2 Variations Suite HWV 437
Handel: Water Music
Monteverdi: Sinfonia and Final Duet from L’incoronazione di Poppea
Pachelbel: Canon in D listen
Pergolesi: Arietta ‘Se tu m’ami, se sopsiri’
Purcell: Abdelazer Suite for String Orchestra
Purcell: Dido’s Lament – Dido and Aneas
Purcell: Music for a While ‘Oedipus
Purcell: Rondo
Purcell: Dido’s Lament from Dido & Aeneas
Scarlatti: Sonata K87

Classical

Boccherini: La Musica Notturna delle Strade di Madrid – Op. 30 (From Master and Commander)
Boccherini: Minuet
Boyce: A Boyce Suite
Boyce: Symphony IV
Dvorak: Humoresque
Gounod: Ave Maria
Haydn Serenade
Mendelssohn: Sehnsuchtig Op. 7 No. 6
Mendelssohn: Wedding March listen
Mozart: Adagio Kv488
Mozart: Divertimento I K136
Mozart: Divertimento III K188
Mozart: Menuetto K550
Mozart: String Quartet in G K156
Mozart: March from The Marriage of Figaro
Mozart : Requiem
Schubert: Andante Con Moto
Schubert: Ave Maria
Schumann: Traumerei
Tartini: Cantable
Vivaldi: Concerto No 10 in B Flat “La Caccia”

Romantic/Modern

Albeniz: Tango Op. 165 No. 2
Anderson: Plink Plank Plunk
Booth: Charlie Chaplin on the Beach
Borodin: First Polovtsian Dance
Bruch: Impromtu
Carlos Jobim – The Girl From Ipanema
Debussy: Le Petit Negre
Debussy: Golliwogg’s Cake Walk ‘Childrens’ Corner’
Delibes: Coppelia Waltz
Dubois: Tocatta
Delibes: Flower Duet  listen
Einaudi: Il Giorni
Elgar: Chanson de Matin
Elgar: Nimrod
Elgar: Salut d’Amour
Faure: Pavane
Gardel: Tango Por Una Cabezan(Tango from “Scent of a Woman”)
Glass: String Quartet No. 4   NEW
Grieg: Studenternes Serenade Op. 73 No. 6
Iradier: La Paloma
Karl Jenkins: Palladio  listen
MacDowell: A Deserted Farm Op. 51 No. 8 Mahler: Adagietto from Symphony No. 5
McCrae: Dreaming of Greensleeves
Piazzolla: Libertango   listen
Piazolla: Oblivion
Piazolla: Preparense
Prokofieff: Themes from Peter and the Wolf
Puccini: Nessun Dorma
Rinaldo di Capua: O Sole Mio
Shostakovich: The Clockwork Puppet
Tchaikovsky: Waltz Op. 48
Tchaikovsky: Waltz of the Flowers, from The Nutcracker
Verdi: Andantino ‘La Forza Del Destino’
Verdi: Drinking Song (Rigoletto)
Wagner: Here Comes The Bride
Yuruma: It’s Your Day

Pop

Abba: Medley
Adele: Make You Feel My Love
Adele: Rolling in the Deep
Adele: Skyfall
Adele: Someone Like You
Aerosmith: Don’t Want To Miss a Thing
Amy Winehouse: Rehab
Arcade Fire: Crown of Love
Avicii : Wake Me Up
Badly Drawn Boy: The Shining
Barry Manilow: Copacabana
Beach Boys: God Only Knows  listen
The Beatles: A Day In The Life
The Beatles: All you need is love
The Beatles: Blackbird
The Beatles: Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles: Get Back
The Beatles: Good Day Sunshine
The Beatles: Here Comes the Sun
The Beatles: Michelle
The Beatles: When I’m Sixty Four
The Beatles: Yesterday
Ben E King: Stand By Me
Beyonce – Crazy In Love
Bill Withers: Lean on Me
Billy Joel: Just the way you are
Björk: Jöga  listen
Blur: The Universal
Bon Jovi: It’s My Life
Brian Adams: Everything I do I do it for You
Brian Adams: Heaven
Bruno Mars: Just The Way You Are
Bruno Mars: Marry You
Cafe Del Mar : Energy 52
The Calling: Wherever You Will Go
Candi Staton : You Got The Love
The Carpenters : Close to You
Calvin Harris : Summer (NEW)
Cee Lo Green: Forget You
Charles Azvenour: She (Notting Hill)
Christina Perri : Thousand Years
Christina Aguilera : Beautiful
The Cinematic Orchestra – To Build A Home
Colbie Caillat : Lucky
Coldplay: Fix You
Coldplay: Paradise
Coldplay: Viva la Vida
Coldplay: Yellow
The Corrs: What Can I do?
The Cure: Just Like Heaven
Cyndi Lauper: Time After Time
Daft Punk : Digital Love
David Bowie : As The World Falls Down (From Labyrinth)
David Bowie: Life On Mars
David Bowie: Heroes
David Guetta: Love Is Gone
David Guetta : Titanium
Dean Martin: Sway  listen
Deep Purple: Smoke on the Water
Des’ree: Kissing You  listen
Dexy’s Midnight Runners: Come on Eileen
Doves: There Goes The Fear
The Eagles: Hotel California
Ed Sheeran: Thinking Out Loud
Elbow: One Day Like This  listen
Elbow: Grounds For Divorce
Ellie Goulding: Burn
ELO: Mr Blue Sky
Elton John: Can You Feel the Love Tonight
Elton John: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
Elton John: Your Song
Elvis Presley : Can’t Help Falling In Love
Enya : Only Time
Enya: Watermark
Enya: May it Be
Eva Cassidy: Songbird
Eva Cassidy: Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Fall Out Boy: Dance Dance
Florence and The Machine : Cosmic Love
Foo Fighters: Learn To Fly
The Foundations – Build Me Up Buttercup
The Fray: How To Save a Life
The Fugees: Killing Me Softly
Goo Goo Dolls: Iris
Gotye: Somebody To Love
Greenday: Wake Me Up When September Ends
Greenday : Time Of Your Life
Guns n Roses: Sweet Child Of Mine
Happy Mondays: Step On
Huey Lewis: The Power of Love
Hozier : Take Me To The Church (NEW)
Inspiral Carpets: This Is How It Feels to be lonely
Jackie Wilson: Higher and Higher
Jack Johnson : Better Together
James: Sit Down
James Brown: I Feel Good
Jason Mraz: I’m Yours
Jimi Hendrix: Purple Haze
Jimmy Van Heusen: Come Fly with Me  listen
John Legend: All Of Me
John Legend: Ordinary People
Joe Cocker: You Are So Beautiful
Jose Gonzalez: Heartbeats
Josh Groban: You Raise Me Up (covered by Westlife)
Justin Bieber: Baby
The Journey: Don’t Stop Believing
Kate Bush : Cloud Busting
Kaiser Chiefs: Ruby
Katy Perry: Firework
Katy Perry : Roar
Katy Perry: Unconditionally
Keane: Bedshaped
Keane : Somewhere Only You Know
Kelly Clarkson : Because of You
The Killers: All These Things That I have Done
The Killers: Human  listen
The Killers: Mr Brightside
The Killers: When We Were Young
Kings of Leon: Sex on Fire
Kings of Leon: Use Somebody
The Kinks: Sunny Afternoon  listen
The Kinks : Waterloo Sunset
Lady Gaga: Allejandro
Lady Gaga: Bad Romance  listen
Lady Gaga: Just Dance
Lady Gaga: Poker Face
Led Zeppelin: Kashmir
Lana Del Rey : Summertime Sadness (NEW)
Led Zeppellin: Stairway to Heaven
Lou Reed: Perfect Day
Goo Goo Dolls: Iris
Madness : It Must Be Love
Mamas and Papas: California Dreamin’
Maroon 5: Moves Like Jagger
Maroon 5: She Will Be Loved
McCartney: Live and Let Die
Mcfly: It’s all about you  listen
Megan Trainor : All About That Bass
Metallica: Nothing Else Matters
Michael Buble: Everything
Michael Buble: I just haven’t met you yet
Michael Jackson : Thriller
Michael Jackson: Billie Jean
Michael Jackson: Man in the Mirror
The Monkeys : Daydream Believer
Miley Cyrus : Wrecking Ball  (NEW)
Mumford and Sons: Sigh No More
Muse : Starlight
Muse: Time Is Now
Neil Diamond : Sweet Caroline
New Order: Love Will Tear Us Apart
Nina Simone: Feeling Good (Also covered by Muse, Michael Buble)
Nirvana: Smells Like Teen Spirit
No Doubt – Don’t Speak
Oasis : Whatever
Oasis: Champagne Supernova
Oasis:Don’t Look Back In Anger
One Direction: What Makes You Beautiful
Owl City: FireFlies
Panic at the Disco: I Write Sins Not Tragedies
Paul Simon: Bridge Over Troubled Water
Peter Gabrielle : Book Of Love
Pharrell Williams : Happy
Plain White Ts: Hey There Delilah
Ray Charles: Hit The Road Jack
The Pixies: Where Is My Mind?
The Police: Every Breath You Take
The Police: Roxanne
Pompeii: Bastille
Queen: Bohemian Rhapsody
Queen: Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Queen: You’re My Best Friend
Radiohead: Karma Police
Radiohead: No Surprises
Red Hot Chilli Peppers : The Other Side
Regina Spektor : Samson
Rhianna : Diamonds
Rhianna : Stay
Rudimental : Feel The Love
Robbie Williams: Angels
Robbie Williams: She
Sam Smith: Stay With Me
Sam Smith : Latch
Sam Smith : Writing’s On The Wall NEW
Santana: Smooth
Seal: Kiss From A Rose
Sia: Chandelier
Simon & Garfunkel: Mrs Robinson
The Smiths: Please, Please, Please Let Me Get What I Want
Snow Patrol: Chasing Cars
Snow Patrol: Run
Status Quo: Rockin’ All Over The World
Stevie Wonder: Isn’t She Lovely
Stevie Wonder: Signed, Sealed, Delivered  listen
Sting: Fields Of Gold
Take That: Greatest Day
Take That: Million Love Songs
Take That: Rule the World  listen
Take That: Shine
Temper Trap: Sweet Disposition
Tom Petty: Free Fallin’
Van Morrison: Have I Told You Lately
Vanessa Carlton: A Thousand Miles
The Verve: Bittersweet Symphony  listen
The Who: Teenage Wasteland

Film / TV

Amelie: Valse D’Amelie Poulin
Amelie: J’y suis Jamais Alle
Clint Mansell: Theme from “Requiem for a Dream”
Danny Elfman: The Ice Dance (from Edward Scissorhands)
Carl Davies: Theme from BBC’s Pride and Prejudice
Frozen : Let It Go
John Barry: The Man With The Golden Gun
John Barry: We Have All The Time In The World
John Williams: Cantina Band (from Star Wars IV)  listen
John Williams: Harry Potter Medley
John Williams: Jurassic Park
Lord Of The Rings : Concerning Hobbits
Love Actually : Glasgow
Love Actually : PM’s Theme
Love Actually : Portugese Love Theme
Moulin Rouge: El Tango De Roxanne
Now We are Free: From “Gladiator”
Pirates Of The Carribean : He’s a Pirate
Randy Newman: You’ve Gotta Friend in Me (Toy Story)
Sousa: The Liberty Bell March (Monty Python Theme Tune)
The Hunger Games : The Hanging Tree
Theme from Pixar’s “Up” : Married Life
Theme to The Vicar of Dibley
Theme Tune to Addams Family
Theme Tune to Blackadder
Theme Tune to BBC’s Chronicles of Narnia
Theme Tune To Brideshead Revisted (BBC)
Theme Tune to Faulty Towers
Theme Tune to Game Of Thrones
Theme Tune To Love Story
Theme Tune to Mario Brothers
Theme Tune to The Muppet Show
Theme Tune to Poirot – Christopher Gunning
Theme Tune to The Third Man – Anton Karas
Theme Tune to The Simpsons
Theme Tune to Legend of Zelda
Theme to Sex and The City
Sigur Ros : Hoppipolla (Theme from BBC Planet Earth)
Thomas Newman: Theme from Meet Joe Black   listen
Theme from Last of the Mohicans  listen

Ibiza / Dance Anthems

Delirium ft. Sarah McLaughlin : Silence
Kernkraft : Zombie Nation
ATB : 9PM Till I Come
Fat Boy Slim : Right Here, Right Now
Cafe Del Mar : Energy 52
Daft Punk : Digital Love
Candi Staton : You Got The Love

Showtunes

Carousel: You’ll Never Walk Alone   NEW
Gilbert & Sullivan: Three Little Maids (The Mikado)
Fiddler on the Roof: If I were a rich man
I Know Him So Well: from the musical “Chess”
Les Miserables: Heart Full of Love
Les Miserables : One More Day
Lloyd Webber: Phantom Of The Opera Medley
Lloyd Webber: All I Ask of You
Lloyd Webber: Think of Me
Lloyd-Webber: Don’t cry For me Argentina
My Fair Lady: I Could Have Danced
We Go Together from Grease

Traditional

Mexican Folk Song: Chiapanecas
Traditional: Carraroe Jig
Traditional: Cock Linnet Traditional: Greensleves
Traditional: Irish Sherry
Traditional: Loch Lomand
Traditional: Londonderry Air
Traditional: Ashokan Farewell
Traditional: Highland Cathedral

 

Jazz / Blues

Anka: My Way
Berlin: Dancing Cheek to Cheek
Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Gershwin : Someone to Watch Over Me
Gershwin: Embraceable You
Gershwin: Nice Work if You Can Get It
Gershwin: Summertime
Gershwin: The Man I love
Jean Thielemans: Bluesette
Jerome Kern: The Folks Who Live on the Hill
Jones: It Had To Be You
Kander : New York New York
Richard Rogers: My Funny Valentine
Scott Joplin: Ragtime Dance
Sinatra: Love & Marriage
Vallie: Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Weiss: Lullaby of Birdland

 

Bollywood

Aye Ho Meri Zindagi Me
Balle Balle
Chraliya
Dheer Dheere
Do Dil Mil Rahe Hai
Ghar Aya
Kabhie Kabhie
Humko Humise
Kal Ho
Mein Huu Na
Monsoon
Teri Meri

Gaming

Mario
Morrowind – Main Theme
Everquest II
The Legend of Zelda – Main Theme
The Legend of Zelda – Lost Woods
Zanarkland – Final Fantasy X
Tetris (Themes A and B)

 


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