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WEDDING REPERTOIRE

The following list is a guideline of music suitable for Wedding Services. Specific requests are welcome.

[* - Unsuitable for Civil Ceremonies]

ENTRANCE OF THE BRIDE

(Processional)

‘Air’ form The Water Music (Handel)

Barcarolle from The Tales of Hoffman 

  (Offenbach)

Brian Baru’s March (Traditional – Ireland)

Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin (Wagner)

Canon (Pachelbel)

Cynghasail y Cymry (Edward Jones)

Flower Duet from Lakme (Delibes)

Greensleeves (Traditional)

Intermezzo from Cavalliera Rusticana

  (Mascagni)

Largo (Handel)

Llety’r Bugail (Eleri Owen)

St Anthony Chorale (Brahms)

Trumpet Tune (Purcell)

Trumpet Voluntary (Jeremiah Clarke)

 DEPARTURE OF THE BRIDE & GROOM 

(Recessional)  

Arrival of the Queen of Sheba from Solomon

  (Handel)

Baroque Fanfare (Jean Joseph Mauret)

Bourrée (J.S.Bach)

Chanson de Matin (Elgar)

Choral Symphony : Ode to Joy (Beethoven)

Festival Rondo (‘Round O’) (Purcell)

Serch Hudol (John Thomas)

Toccata (Widor)

Trumpet Voluntary (Purcell)

Trumpet Voluntary (Jeremiah Clarke)

Wedding March from A Midsummer Night’s

  Dream (Mendelssohn)

 

Modern Suggestions for the Processional /

  Recessional –

Can’t Help Falling in Love

Fly me to the Moon

Somewhere, my Love (Theme from Dr. Zhivago)

Sunrise, Sunset from Fiddler on the Roof

MUSIC DURING THE SERVICE &

SIGNING OF THE REGISTER

All I Ask of You from Phantom (A.Ll. Webber)

Angels (Robbie Williams)

Arabesque No.1 (Debussy)

Ave Maria (Schubert) *

Bridal Lullaby (Theme from Howard’s End)

Can You Feel the Love Tonight from Lion King

Canon (Pachelbel)

Cavatina (Theme from The Deer Hunter)

Clair de Lune (Debussy)

Eternity (Robbie Williams)

Everything I do, I do it for You (Bryan Adams)

Heart Asks Pleasure First, The (Music from

  the film The Piano - Michael Nyman)

Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring (J.S.Bach) *

La Source (Zabel OR Hassemlans)

Liebestraum (Liszt)

Meditation from Thaïs (Massenet)

Memory from Cats (Andrew Lloyd Webber)

My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice (from the Opera

  Samson & Delilah, by Saint-Saëns)

My Heart will Go On (from the film Titanic)

Nocturne (Borodin OR Glinka)

Oh, My Beloved Father from Gianni Schicchi

  (Puccini)

One Hand, One Heart & Somewhere (from

  West Side Story - Leonard Bernstein)

Panis Angelicus (Franck) *

Pearlfisher’s Duet (from the Opera by Bizet)

Perfect Day (Lou Reed)

Pie Jesu from Reqiuem (Andrew Lloyd

  Webber) *

Plaisir d’Amour (Giovanni Martini)

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

  (Rachmaninov)

Romance (Shostakovich) (Theme from Reilly,

  Ace of Spies)

Rose, The

Somewhere from West Side Story (Bernstein)

Song to the Moon from Rusalka (Dvorak)

Traditional Songs of the British Isles

Unchained Melody (Theme from Ghost)

Violin Partitas (J.S. Bach)

What a Wonderful World (Louis Armostrong)

Wind Beneath my Wings (from Beaches)

Winter from The Four Seasons (Vivaldi)
 
General Repertoire

The list below is a representation of music that can be provided by a harpist to add a unique touch to your special occasion.  Repertoire encompasses all forms - Classical, Folk and Popular Music.  Specific requests are welcome.

Popular           BACH - Prelude No.1                           BORODIN - Polovtsien Dances

Classical       DEBUSSY - Arabesques                      FRANCK - Panis Angelicus

  Music            MASSENET - Thaïs Meditation             PACHELBEL - Canon                         

RODRIGO - Concerto d’Aranjuez ( 2nd Movement)

                      Solos by - Beethoven, Chopin, Elgar, Liszt, Mozart, Purcell, Satie, Strauss

                        Opera Arias by Bizet, Dvorak, Lehar, Puccini, Saint-Saens

Songs from     Cats, Evita, Phantom of the Opera, Sunset Blvd (Andrew Lloyd Webber)

  Musicals       Candide, West Side Story (Leonard Bernstein)

Carousel, The King & I, South Pacific, The Sound of Music (Rodgers & Hammerstein)

Les Miserables, Martin Guerre (Schönberg & Boublil)

                        Company, A Little Night Music, Merrily We Roll Along, Sweeney Todd (Sondheim)

Jazz                 Standards including :

A Man and a Woman, Cry Me a River, Fly Me to the Moon, Misty, Satin Doll, Scott Joplin Ragtimes, Take Five

                        Songs by Gershwin - But Not For Me, Embraceable You, I Got Rhythm, Summertime

                        Songs by Cole Porter - I Get a Kick Out Of You, I’ve Got you under my Skin

Popular           Songs by:

Music            Bryan Adams, The Beatles, Bee-Gees, Boyzone, John Denver, Neil Diamond, Celine

Dion, Billy Joel, Elton John, Bette Midler, Lionel Richie, Paul Simon, Robbie Williams

 

Standards       Autumn Leaves, Bewitched, Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller), My Funny Valentine, The Rose, September Song, Unchained Melody, What a Wonderful World (Louis

Armstrong)

TV & Film      As Time Goes By (Casablanca), For Your Eyes Only (Bond Theme), Moon River

 Themes          (Breakfast at Tiffany’s), My Heart Will Go On (Titanic), My Own True Love (Gone with the Wind), Up where we Belong (An Officer and a Gentleman), Wind Beneath my Wings (Beaches)

            Disney Songs - Beauty and the Beast , The Hunchback of Notre Damn, The Lion King

Instrumental Themes - Chi Mai, Deer Hunter, Godfather, Local Hero, Love Story, The

Piano

Harp Solos      Pieces by composers such as : Fauré, Hasselmans, Naderman, John Parry, Salzedo, Zabel

Traditional     Songs from the British Isles including:     All Through the Night, Brian Baru’s March,

  Music            Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn, Danny Boy, Greensleeves, My Love is like a Red, Red Rose,

Scarborough Fair

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