Planning the Music for your Wedding

The music you choose for your wedding will set the tone for the entire ceremony. From the prelude that people hear when they arrive to the processional, having live music will enhance the setting and style of your wedding.

PRELUDES
Air (Handel)
Air on G String (Bach)
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach)
Meditation (Massenet)
Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach)

PROCESSIONAL
Bridal Chorus (Wagner)
Canon in D (Pachelbel)
Largo (Handel)
Wedding Processional (from The Sound of Music)
Salut Damour (Elgar)

SIGNING OF REGISTER
The Prayer (Charlotte Church / Josh Groban)
Wedding Prayer
Love Will Be Our Home (Traditional)
Bist Du bei Mir (Bach)
Ave Maria (Schubert)

POPULAR SONGS
The Gift
Grow Old with me
Love of My Life
Starting Here, Starting Now
Unforgetable
She

CONTEMPORARY CHRISTIAN SONGS
Cherish the Treasure
Household of Faith
I will be Here
This is the Day

A typical wedding ceremony can therefore be programmed as follows. However, much variation exists and no weddings are alike as befitting the occasion.

Prelude to Ceremony
Serenade (Handel)
Aria (Handel)

Bridesmaids Processional and Seating of Parents
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (J.S. Bach)

Bridal processional
Canon in D (Johann Pachelbel)

Hymns
Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee
O Perfect Love

Signing of the Register
Air on G String (J.S. Bach)

Recessional
Spring (Vivaldi Four Seaons)

Postlude
Trumpet Voluntary (Jeremiah Clarke)