Bands / Musicians: Siren

Location: UK

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Siren is a unique, energetic and dynamic female string quartet featuring four of London's top string players who are all graduates of the Royal Academy and Royal College of Music in London. Siren, who are also versatile singers, have been in demand in countries throughout the world most recently performing their electric crossover show as headline act for the Sheiks in Dubai as well as playing for clients in the UK and across Europe including Porsche, Audi, BMW, Linde, Yamaha, Toshiba, The BAFTAs to name just a few.

They have just returned from Gnarls Barkley's 2nd European Tour having also performed with them on BBC1s Later With Jools Holland, Channel 4s T4 Special, BBC Radio1 and a record 9 weeks in a row with Gnarls' no 1 hit Crazy. Siren have also completed a European tour as part of Simply Red's string section and performed in all of the major venues in the UK and much of Europe.

Members of Siren have worked live and in the studio with artists from Kanye West and Jay-Z to Elton John and Ill Divo and have performed at all the major British Award shows including BAFTAs, Mobo Awards, Brit Awards, National Music Awards, Smash Hits Awards and Record of the Year. As classical players they have worked with Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Sir Colin Davies, Thomas Ades, Avo Part, Maxim Vengerov and Vladimir Ashkenazy and with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, London Metropolitan Orchestra, Welsh Sinfonia, the Orchestra and Ulster Orchestra, and have performed in the Royal Albert Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Royal Festival Hall and Barbican in London and in concert halls of over 20 cities throughout the world.

All four members of Siren are also versatile singers, making them extremely unique as a quartet. They have worked as backing vocalists for Alison Moyet on tour and with producers Rose and Foster (S club, Kylie) and Richard Taylor (BBC, Westlife). Siren perform their astounding show on matching electric instruments made by Bridge.

Siren can be hired for any event to play classical music on acoustic instruments or to perform their stunning electric show.

Siren press quotes:

"(Gnarls Barkley's) string section look particularly fine, St Trinian's style, even managing to perform perfectly synchronised dance routines from their seats, shimmying with their bows.." Guardian

"the four-piece NUTS philharmonic" NME magazine

"...a string quartet who start demure and soon turn demented.."
Mail on Sunday

"..they punch the air with their bows and perform formation seated dances when they're not playing flourishes.." Observer

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