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Civil Ceremony Music   Drinks Reception Music   Wedding Breakfast Music

Harp Music suitable for Civil Ceremonies includes:


Bridal March (Lohengrin)                                                        Wagner

March Héroique                                                                      Brewer

Ymdeithgan                                                                       trad. Welsh

Arrival of the Queen of Sheba                                                Handel

Air from Water Music                                                             Handel

Valse de Musette (La Bohème)                                              Puccini

Valse (Coppélia)                                                                     Delibes

Intermezzo (Cavelleria Rusticana)                                         Masgani

Voi che sapete (The Marriage of Figaro)                               Mozart

O loveliness beyond compare (The Magic Flute)                  Mozart

Something in the way she walks                                            Harrison

My Cherie Amour                                                                   Stevie Wonder

Here, there and everywhere                                                   Lennon/McCartney

Cavatina                                                                                  Myers


Signing of the Register


Romance de Amor                                                                 trad. Spanish

Canon                                                                                     Pachelbel

Spring (Four Seasons)                                                            Vivaldi

Winter (Four Seasons)                                                            Vivaldi

Air on a G string                                                                      Bach

Arabesque                                                                               Debussy

Flower Duet (Lakmé)                                                              Delibes

My heart will go on (Titanic)                                                  Horner

O mio babbino caro    (Gianni Schicchi)                                Puccini

Hey Jude                                                                       Lennon/McCartney

Evergreen                                                                      Williams/Streisand

Che Mai                                                                                  Morricone

My love is like a red, red rose                                                 trad. Scottish

Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn                                                        trad. Welsh




Trumpet Voluntary                                                                  Clarke

Wedding March                                                                      Mendelssohn

Hornpipe (Water Music)                                                         Handel

Trumpet Tune                                                                         Purcell

Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffman)                                                Offenbach

Serch Hudol                                                                            trad. Welsh

Theme from ‘Thorn Birds’                                                       Mancini

Theme from ‘Brideshead Revisited’                                       Burgon

Here comes the sun                                                               Harrison


MUSIC for Church Wedding Ceremonies

Suggested pieces for harp, to be played during the signing of the register

Canon in D – Pachelbel
Air ‘on a G String’ – J S Bach
Ave Maria – Bach / Gounod

Ave Maria – Schubert

1st Arabesque – Debussy

Clair de lune - Debussy

Pie Jesu – Lloyd Webber

Flower Song (Lakme) – Delibes

Salut d’amour - Elgar

Chi Mai – Morricone

Waltz  (Coppelia) – Delibes

Air (from the Water Music) – Handel

Evergreen – Williams / Streisand

Musetta’s Waltz Song (La Bohème) – Puccini

Annie Laurie – Scottish traditional

Méditation (Thaïs) – Massenet

My love is like a red red rose – Scottish traditional

Winter and Spring (from the ‘Four Seasons’) – Vivaldi
Intermezzo (Cavalleria Rusticana) – Mascagni

Voi che sapete (Marriage of Figaro) – Mozart

Romance de Amor –Spanish traditional
O Mio Babbino Caro (Gianni Schicchi) – Puccini
Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffman) – Offenbach
Variations on a theme of Mozart – Glinka


Traditional Welsh love songs arr. John Thomas

Bugeilio’r Gwenith Gwyn (Watching the Wheat)

Serch Hudol (Love’s Fascination)

Clychau Aberdyfi (Bells of Aberdovey)

Background Music For Drinks Receptions & Wedding Breakfasts 

My selection could include any of the following, and a large number of other pieces. However, not all music is suited to the harp.


 Love Changes Everything, Music of the Night, Think of Me, Angel of Music, Memory, All I ask of you (Lloyd Webber)

Send in the Clowns (Sondheim)

Embraceable You, Fascination (Gershwin)

Cavatina, Something Stupid

If I loved You (Carousel)

On My Own (Les Mis.)

As long as he needs me (Oliver)

Somewhere my love (Theme from Dr Zhivago)

My heart will go on (theme from ‘Titanic’)

I’m in the mood for love

Text Box: Secret Love
La Vie en Rose
Fools rush in
Rhythm of the rain
Mona Lisa
Song for Guy
My Way
Lady in Red


The nearness of you

Moon River

The Rose

When I fall in love

Theme from Love Story

The Thorn Birds Theme

Strangers in the Night

‘Till the end of time

Can’t help falling in love

Unchained Melody

Time after Time


2 Classical

 Vivaldi               Four Seasons

Puccini              Oh my beloved father

JS Bach            Air ‘on a G string’

Pachelbel          Canon

Offenbach                Barcarole

Donizetti          Una furtiva lagrima

Bizet                Song from ‘The Pearl Fishers’

 numerous other pieces from the classical harp repertoire

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