Arioso Strings Minneapolis String Quartet
Ensembles for Weddings and Events


We have experience contracting event music ranging from solo violin up to 40 piece orchestras!  We know it takes a lot of time to contact many music groups for quotes so we include our straight forward, transparent, competitive pricing to make your wedding planning straight forward and hassle free! 


What kind of ambiance are you going for?

SOLO VIOLIN is a lovely simple addition to any event.  Solo violin can play almost any melody.  Great for a marriage proposal in a favorite romantic spot and small intimate ceremonies.  Modern setup with lively backing tracks and amplification available. Pricing for 70 minutes starts at $300.

DUOS are an excellent option for small to mid-sized gatherings.  Adding the second instrument adds some harmony.  Pricing for 70 minutes starts at $500.  Choose from the following:


  • Two Violins- Classical, traditional, intimate sound.

  • Violin & Double Bass- Classical, jazz, rock, popular music.

  • Violin & Cello- Classical & some popular music.

  • Violin & Guitar- Classical, Fiddle, some popular music.


TRIOS will project nicely in any venue large or small. Pricing for 70 minutes starts at $700.  All styles of music.

  • Two Violins & Cello/Bass


QUARTETS have a lush, full sound filled with harmony. Great for any size event. All styles of music.  Pricing for 70 minutes starts at $900.

  • Two Violins, Viola & Cello/Bass

QUINTETS have a richer feel because of the cello and bass combination.  This ensemble is great for corporate events and large receptions.  All styles of music. Pricing for 70 minutes starts at $1000.

  • Two Violins, Viola, Cello & Bass

Add VOICE, PIANO, TRUMPET or FLUTE to any of our string groups to personalize your event more.



Arioso Strings performs at both indoor and outdoor events.  There is no difference in cost.  We ask that you have a back up plan for outdoor events such as a tent, gazebo or porch in case of inclement weather or direct sunlight.  If it's 60+ degrees, we love to perform outdoors!


We have performed all over the Twin Cities! From the biggest stages and collaborations with star artists to backyard events to vineyards to churches to restaurants to hotels and museums, our clients are usually blown away that we are already familiar with their chosen venue and many of their vendors! We have experience with venues such as Como Coservatory, Como Pavillion, Gale Mansion, Semple Mansion, St. Paul College Club, Mill City Museum, The Guthrie, Villa Bellezza, Earle Brown Heritage Center, Blackbear Crossings, St. Anthony Main Event Center, Minneapolis City Hall, MN Landscape Arboretum, Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Walker Art Center and many, many more!