Founded in early 2020, VIVID STRINGS is a new and exciting collective of Wellington-based musicians, passionate about ensemble playing and entertaining. Our talented musicians have acquired top qualifications in music around the world and are currently performing with leading professional groups and orchestras across New Zealand.

With our expertise in event entertainment, we are committed to providing fun, engaging and quality live string music to help create an unforgettable atmosphere for you and your guests. We also pride ourselves on our vast range of musical genres and will work closely with you to help tailor the perfect set list that you envision. From Beethoven to Beyoncé, we have it covered!

Navigate through our website to learn more about the various events we regularly perform at and take a look at our music videosplaylists and recommendations for your special occasion.  Below you’ll find more information about the string groups we offer and package pricing.

We look forward to working with you soon!



2 Violins, 1 Viola & 1 Cello

Our most popular choice for wedding ceremonies and receptions. We also recommend this ensemble for larger gatherings. One hour minimum booking. Packages start from $680.

*Click HERE for audio / video samples


2 Violins & 1 Cello

This is a fantastic alternative for people working with a smaller space for their ceremony or wanting a budget-friendly option. One hour minimum booking. Packages start from $560.


1 Violin & 1 Cello

A great ensemble choice for an event with fewer guests or a location with limited space. This could include private dinner parties, boat cruises and baby showers. One hour minimum booking.
Packages start from $500.


1 Violin or 1 Cello

Perfect for dinner parties or intimate celebrations such as proposals, art exhibitions or business launches to add something unique and special. One hour minimum booking.
Packages start from $370.

Something else?

We also can arrange to play with a harp, flute, piano, or singer.
 Please get in touch with us to discuss different ensemble options. 


“Everyone raved about you and your music and you exceeded everything I had hoped for…”

Dean Cherny
CEO & Founder Marketing Melodies



 “Highly recommend, thank you for helping us on our special day and making it memorable.”

A. Pallesen
2021 Bride