Classic Wedding Ensembles

Classic Wedding Ensembles

About Classic Wedding Ensembles

All kinds of music played beautifully!

Classic Wedding Ensembles is a professional string quartet based in Florence, Massachusetts, that plays at weddings throughout central and western Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont. With a group of versatile, classically trained musicians, they can perform crossovers of various musical styles ideal for wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and cocktail hours. Whether playing for an intimate gathering or a luxurious gala, they provide live music using violins and cellos that complements and enlivens every special event.

Founded in 1999 by former Boston Pops violinist Lynn Newdome, Classic Wedding made up of a team of talented professional musicians. Performing as a group for more than 15 years and at over 500 events, each member proudly holds a degree related to music.

Services Offered
Classic Wedding Ensembles is available to perform as a duo, trio, or quartet, playing all music genres. From planning to performance, they work personally with the couples, ensuring every detail is taken care of. Able to play both indoors and outdoors, their services include: 

  • Instrumentals
  • Learn new songs
  • Music during breaks
  • Sound system

Categories: Wedding Musician

Regions serviced: Springfield

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Classic Wedding Ensembles was AMAZING! Our wedding ceremony couldn't have been more perfect! We wanted all modern/new music at our ceremony, and from the first call we had with Lynn, it was clear that she just understood our vision. CWE learned two songs for us (that they played perfectly!) and, when Lynn learned what song I wanted to walk down the aisle to (Brown Eyed Girl), she suggested that we edit the music so that all the "good parts" to the song would be played in the short time it took me to walk down the aisle. It was perfect! The music was absolutely amazing, and we are still getting compliments about it! Cannot recommend CWE enough!

Profile Picture Andrea, 8/18/18, 1 Review
Category: Ceremony Music

Very talented group of professionals! The music was crisp and flawless. I was shocked with how well it filled the chapel where the ceremony took place. Couldn’t have imagined my wedding ceremony any other way!

Profile Picture Jamie, 6/22/18, 3 Reviews
Category: Ceremony Music

Classic Wedding Ensembles Pricing

Ceremony Music Pricing
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Classic Wedding Ensembles is wonderful! A true touch of class for any event!

Lynn and her crew showed up to Deerfield Inn for one of this summer's wedding I was coordinating and designing flowers for. They were on time and played beautifully. Lynn was so easy to talk with and coordinate the timing with. They played every choice incredibly beautiful, with feeling and honestly it was just perfect. Turns out that I knew the one of the musicians. He's seen me as a lighting design for theatre before!! You can't go wrong with these very talented musicians!!

I always breathe a sigh of relief when I see a couple has hired Classic Wedding Ensembles for their event! As an officiant, I know music can be a powerful and important part of a wedding ceremony...but sadly it's often a friend who doesn't usually play for crowds, or a DJ with one more job to perform. Not so with Lynn and CWE. They are consummate musicians and professionals; always on time, always precisely on cue, and always offering something unique to each couple...whether it's The Wedding March or Taylor Swift's Shake It Off! I feel glad to be able to recommend them to my couples with complete confidence in my client's satisfaction. They are an asset to wedding professional community.

I am a wedding planner that recently hired Classic Wedding Ensembles for live music for a client wedding at their home. The guests really, really enjoyed their music. Some guests made requests, which they played, and they got so many compliments on their music! They can play contemporary pieces and classic pieces, which definitely makes them easy to recommend.


Florence, MA 01062   See On Map
413-585-0663 (phone)
Classic Wedding Ensembles is a wedding music group from Western Massachusetts. We service weddings throughout the local area, including Central Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont. Classic Wedding Ensembles is a professional wedding string quartet that has been part of the Massachusetts wedding industry for over 10 years. We specialize in playing all kinds of music, inc. rock, film & folk.