Experienced Musicians

Our Chicago musicians have delighted guests again and again, and clients rate us as "EXCELLENT" over 99% of the time.

If you need an energetic, professional and easy to work with ensemble to perform your favorite music, then Innocenti Strings is the right group for you.

Plan Your Music

We are here full-time to help you select your music and make your event elegant and enjoyable. We are constantly updating our music library with the latest hit songs so that you can impress your guests. Once you book with us, our local Chicago based music leader will be in contact with you to finalize all the details before your important occasion.

Book with Confidence

Innocenti Strings was founded right here in Chicago over 15 years ago. We have performed music for hundreds of events over the years, receiving several awards, establishing Innocenti Strings as the Chicagoland ensemble for live entertainment.


Locally-sourced, conservatory-raised, and free to play with other ensembles, our musicians perform the highest quality music anywhere they are located. They use instruments made out of cherished wood and often play acoustically without the need of an external power source which would make them one of the most environmentally friendly service providers at your event.


  • String Orchestra 

    Princess Package

    The real deal! Impress your guests with our Chamber Orchestra. 5 Violins, 2 Violas, 2 Cellos, and 1 Bass. 

  • String Quartet

    Diamond Package

    2 Violins, Viola, Cello. Highly recommended. Perfect for classical and the best option for Pop/Modern selections.

  • String Trio

    Maestro Package

    Not quite the Quartet but an option that is worth considering.

  • Solo / Duo

    Budget  Package

    Our budget friendly option.

  • Guitar / Combo 

    Pop Package

    Perfect for a Cocktail Hour & dinner. Think Jazz, Latin, Funk, R&B, Motown, Acoustic Rock to current top 40s.



Violinist, Founder

Violinist and founder of the Innocenti Strings. Mr. Innocenti is a former member of Civic Orchestra of Chicago. Originally from Monaco (Monte Carlo)  is french accent will still be one of his best asset :) first prize at the conservatoire de Reuil Paris and a Master of Music in Violin Performance at the University of Cincinnati (CCM), After earning a Gold Medal in Chamber Music at the Conservatoire de Music d Orcay Competition, he then was invited to perform at the Aspen Music Festival were is fell in love with America and live happy ever after with his lovely wife Isabelle and daughter Chloé. Praised by the Chicago Tribune as a "reverent" style of playing he can go on and on telling you how legit he is with his violin but you just would have to hear it for yourself. 



Isabelle Rozendaal studied violin at Oberlin Conservatory with Marilyn McDonald and David Bowlin, and has been playing violin for almost twenty years. She is adept in both modern and baroque violin, and performs regularly with the Chicago-based baroque orchestra Baroque Band. She has also appeared with the Bach and Beethoven Ensemble and Callipygian Players, and as assistant concertmaster anven Ensemble. Isabelle is an active teacher and performer in the Chicago area, and is passionate about bringing music study to underprivileged communities. A Chicago native, Isabelle is delighted to be making music in the Chicago area again.



Violinist Arianne Urban is a Chicago/Miami based  She has performed as a soloist and chamber musician across the world, ranging from sold out rock shows in Tokyo to Chamber Festivals in Italy. Urban is a regular member of the Nu Deco Ensemble in Miami, FL, as well as an active collaborator with recording artists, arrangers and producers working in film and session work. She regularly records with Arranger Matt Jones in Chicago and has played on Grammy Nominated Albums with recording artists Chronixx, Ledisi, Jessie J, John Legend, and on PJ Morton's Grammy Award Winning "Best Traditional R&B" song How deep is your Love.


Cello, Viola da Gamba

Anna Steinhoff is a baroque cello and viola da gamba specialist living in Chicago. She performs with such groups as Third Coast Baroque, Wayward Sisters, Second City Musick and the Haymarket Opera Company. Anna has degrees from the Oberlin Conservatory and Northwestern University where she studied with Peter Rejto and Hans Jensen, and has studied privately with baroque cello guru Jaap ter Linden. In addition to classical music, Anna enjoys performing and recording with various indie rock bands such as Mysteries of Life, Saturday Looks Good To Me, and children’s artist Justin Roberts.



 A member of the 5th House Ensemble, Sixto is a music and performing arts enthusiast. He is enjoying an active career as a performer, teacher and composer, having concertized in Europe, United States, and Mexico. Sixto Franco is passionate about chamber music and has had the honor to perform with Eighth Black Bird, International Chamber Artists, Symbiosis Ensemble in L.A., the Kaia String Quartet, the Chicago Chamber Music Festival and the Chicago Chamber Orchestra. Sixto has appeared as a soloist with the Camerata Musicales in Spain, the Thornton Music School Chamber Orchestra and the Chamber Orchestra of Salamanca, Spain. He has also served in the Santa Barbara Chamber orchestra, the Barcelona Symphony, Chicago Chamber Orchestra , the Elgin Symphony, and the Chicago Philharmonic. Sixto and his wife Rachel, an amazing lighting designer, enjoy taking their two-year-old daughter, Odessa, to music, theater and dance shows all over Chicago!



Ms. Phillips has worked with the Joffrey Ballet, Chicago Jazz Orchestra, Chicago Philharmonic, the Center for Black Music Research of Columbia College (CBMR), and Elgin Symphony. She has recorded numerous times with the Sinfonietta and CBMR. After studying the baroque orchestra at Oberlin Conservatory, Vannia went on to study the International Baroque Festival at Longy, where she performed in master classes with Elizabeth Blumenstock and Dana Maiben. In Chicago, she has played baroque viola with Baroque Band, Chicago Opera Theater, and Urban Baroque. She has also performed on WFMT with the Baroque Band.

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Pop /Rock


A Thousand Years - Christina Perri
All Of Me - John Legend
Bohemian Rhapsody - QUEEN


Air on G String - Bach
Alleluia from Exultate Jubilate - Mozart
Brandenburg - Bach

The rest of our audio samples can be found here.



"Innocenti Strings are LEGITIMATE! When it came time for the real deal they absolutely delivered. 

The fact that they can perform all these crazy pop/rock tunes at cocktail hour put things over the top.

I highly recommend them!"

—  Matt Doughery


19th Century Club

American Club (Kohler, WI)

American Legion

Aon Center Building 


Blackstone Hotel

Blue Water Grill

Café La Cave


Champaign Country Club

Chicago Cultural Center

Chicago French Market

Chicago Illuminating Company

Chicago Marriott

Columbia Yacht Club

Copernicus Center

Detroit Institute of Arts, MI

Drake Hotel

Eden Supportive Living

Edgewater Antique Mall

Eiteljorg Museum, IN

Elm Brook Rehab Center

Evanston Golf Club

Forest Hills Country Club

Fort Madison Area Art Assoc. 

Francesca’s Chicago

Fulton’s on the River

Glen Oak Country Club

Glen View Club

Glessner House Museum

Grand Geneva Resort 

Gruen Galleries

Hard Rock Hotel

Harvard Moose Lodge

Hilton Towers

Holiday Inn Mart Plaza

Hot Water, WI

Hotel Indigo

Hotel Monaco

House of Blues Chicago

Hyatt Lisle

Hyatt Regency Chicago/McCormick Place

Independence Grove

Infinity Day Spa

InterContinental Hotel Chicago

Intercontinental O’Hare


John Hancock Building (Signature Room)

Kennedy High School

LaSalle Library

Laurel Hall, IN

Lincolnshire Country Club

Lincolnwood Place

Loyola University

Lux Bar Chicago

Maggiano’s Little Italy


Maxim’s: The Nancy Goldberg International Center

McCormick Tribune Center

Merchandise Mart

Meson Sabika

Michigan Shores Club

Mitchell Park Domes, WI

Museum of Contemporary Art

Museum of Science and Industry

Navy Pier (Crystal Gardens)

Newberry Library

Nick’s Fish Market

Northern Trust Bank

Oak Brook Hills Marriott Resort

Orpheum Theatre, WI

Oscar Swan Country Inn

Palmer House Hilton

Paris Club


Pier Wisconsin

Radisson Blue Hotel

Ravinia Green Country Club

Redfield Estate

Ritz Carlton

Ritz-Carlton Residences

Riverside Receptions

Schaumburg Marriott

Smith and Wollensky

Society for Arts

Sorrento’s Village




The Chicago Club

The Field Museum

The Grove at the Lake

The Seville

Thipi Thai

Tinley Park Convention Center

Union League Club

University of Chicago

Village Green Amphitheatre

Westin North Shore

Westin River North

Wildfire Restaurant

Willis Tower (Skydeck)

Willow Harbor Vineyards, MI

Women’s Club of Evanston

Wyndham Lisle Hotel

Zed 451

Zhou B. Center