Photos – please send us them!

We’ve got some lovely photos of us in action on our website. That’s mostly because the weddings we often play have top class photographers there snapping away. It’s so lovely when couples take the time to send us over some photos that include us in them, or tag us in them on facebook  

60th Birthday Party String Quartet

We recently surprised someone on their 60th Birthday Party by turning up in their garden! Cliff got in touch with us and asked us to play in the garden for his wife’s 60th birthday. They were having friends and family round for drinks and nibbles in the garden on a gloriously sunny September afternoon. When […]

Southampton Hospital Radio Recordings

As you may have seen from one of our previous posts, we recently shared a concert with the West End Singers (read our blog entry here) at Thornden Hall in Eastleigh. This concert was broadcast live on Southampton Hospital Radio. The Southampton Hospital Radio team were there on the night, giving us advice on microphone positioning to […]

A Decent Proposal

Just before Christmas, Ben got in touch with us and asked us to do something a little different.. We were delighted to be asked to play as Ben surprised his girlfriend by proposing to her. in the luxurious hotel suite Ben had booked for the occasion. We laid all the plans out with Ben beforehand […]

Where do we get our pop music from?

We have an ever growing and vast repertoire of pop music now for string quartet. We’ve been so impressed with how much this has taken off in recent years. Not only is it really fun for us to play, but our listeners seem to enjoy it too! Win win! Much of our pop repertoire is […]

Quartet Photo Shoot with Paul Thurlow Photographer

One evening, Amy got chatting to local photographer Paul Thurlow at the Kitsch n’ D’or restaurant for a mutual friend’s birthday. Several glasses of wine later and Paul had kindly offered to do a photo shoot of the quartet. As we are all based in Southsea, we decided to take our instruments down to the […]

Southsea Fest

Southsea Fest

For those of you who live in Southsea it is unlikely you haven’t heard of Southsea Fest – a one day Southsea-based music festival spread across numerous Albert Road venues, and a feat of organisation of tens of bands from the UK. The fest is to showcase local talent, old and new. Last year, we […]

Littleton & Harestock Flower Show

The Littleton & Harestock Flower Show is an annual event in September. The Bossard Quartet were delighted to be invited to play at such a community event. Last year we were playing at the wedding of Catherine and James at Lainston House when one of the guests at their wedding told us he was on the […]