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Wedding Music–The Ceremony #weddingwednesday

From the prelude before the ceremony to the recessional marking its end, those of you planning your own wedding have many musical decisions to make before the big day. Here are some popular favorites you can count on to please.

Prelude music–before the ceremony

21 Guns–Green Day
Annie’s Song–John Denver
Arioso–J.S. Bach
Ave Maria–Schubert, Gounod
Can’t Help Falling in Love–Elvis Presley
Falling in Love–The O’Neill Brothers
Forrest Gump Main Theme–from Forrest Gump
Moonlight Sonata–Ludwig V. Beethoven
Nocturne in E Flat Op. 9, No. 2–Frederic Chopin
The Four Seasons–Vivaldi
Water Music–Handel

Processional–bride’s walk down the aisle

At Last–Etta James
Bridal Chorus–Richard Wagner
Canon in D–Pachelbel
Finale (from Water Music)–Handel
Hymne–Vangelis
Ode to Joy – Beethoven
Only Time–Enya
Rondeau–Mouret
The Wedding March –Mendelssohn
When You Kiss Me–Shania Twain

Interludes–Meaningful moments during the ceremony

#34–Dave Matthews Band
(I’ve Had The) Time of My Life–Bill Medley
A Moment Like This–Kelly Clarkson
Forever and For Always–Shania Twain
I Can Only Imagine–Mercy Me
I Cross My Heart–George Strait
I Will Be Here–Steven Chapman
Love of My Life–Jim Brickman with Michael W. Smith
Ribbon In The Sky–Stevie Wonder
When You Say Nothing At All–Ronan Keating, Alison krauss

Recessional–the new couple’s walk up the aisle

#34–Dave Matthews Band
(I’ve Had The) Time of My Life–Bill Medley
A Moment Like This–Kelly Clarkson
At Last–Etta James, Beyonce
Beautiful Day–U2
From This Moment–Shania Twain
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring–J.S. Bach
Ode to Joy–Ludwig V. Beethoven
Trumpet Voluntary–Clarke
Wedding March–Felix Mendelssohn

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