The Cairn String Quartet is an experience like no other – four of the UK's elite string players coming together to create a unique and inspirational orchestral show with a twist.
The quartet perform all genres of music on classical instruments – expect Bach to Bowie, Ravel to Radiohead, Mozart to Muse, Lady Gaga, Guns ‘n’ Roses and many more, excelling in sets originating from their Scottish roots. Pop and rock princesses at heart, the four ladies are passionate about music, write and arrange their own material and work with new artists across the musical spectrum. Their work can be heard all over the charts,
Famed for their collaborations, Cairn String Quartet and alter ego Electric String Orchestra has performed with artists throughout the UK, Europe and North and South America and North Africa. Festival appearances at Glastonbury, Benicassim and South by Southwest in Texas, whilst radio Appearances include BBC Radios 1, 2 and 6. TV appearances include the MOBOS in 2011 and 2013 alongside Professor Green and Emeli Sandé. The group toured and appeared on stage with ‘The View’ for their 7 year unplugged tour, ‘Echo and the Bunnymen’ during their recent Ocean Rain tour, with Mercury Award Winners ‘Young Fathers’ and performed for the 10th anniversary of the Scottish Parliament, attended by HRH Queen Elizabeth II.