SONG LISTS

CIVIL SERVICE CEREMONY SONGS

ROMANTIC INSTRUMENTAL SONGS


The following songs work well for Prelude and Processional music: Beautiful Day - Karly Jurgensen Butterfly Waltz - Brian Crain Con Te Partiro - Sartori Gabriel’s Oboe - Moriccone Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen Hymne - Vangelis Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - J.S. Bach May Be - Yiruma Notte Stellata - Il Volo River Flows in You - Yiruma Romantic Wedding March (Here Comes the Bride) - Wagner/Wong Threads of Love - Lorie Line When the World Belonged to Us - Jim Wilson




CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTAL


The following songs work well for Prelude and Processional music: Air from “The Water Music” - Handel Canon in D - Pachelbel Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - J.S. Bach Largo - Handel Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini - Rachmaninoff Sheep May Safely Graze - J.S. Bach The following songs work well for Processional, Recessional, and Postlude music: UPTEMPO La Réjouissance - Handel Ode to Joy (Joyful, Joyful) - Beethoven Rondeau - Mouret Spring - Vivaldi Trumpet Tune - Clarke Trumpet Voluntary - Clarke Wedding March - Mendelssohn




MASH-UPS - 2 songs put together - Uniquely Crafted by Karly!


Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach) + Can’t Help Falling in Love (Elvis) Lovesong (The Cure) + Canon in D (Pachelbel) The Luckiest (Ben Folds) + Canon in D (Pachelbel) A Thousand Years (from Twilight) + Here Comes the Bride (Wagner) What A Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong) + Canon in D (Pachelbel) UPTEMPO Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach) + Lead Me, Lord (Becker) Love Story (Taylor Swift) + Viva La Vida (Coldplay) Rather Be (Clean Bandit) + Trumpet Tune (Clarke) Sky Full os Stars (Coldplay) + Something Just Like This (Coldplay)




CHRISTIAN SONGS


These songs work well as Prelude or Special Seating songs, as well as songs to be sung during the ceremony: Ave Maria - Schubert Doubly Good to You - Amy Grant Holy Spirit You Are Welcome Here How Beautiful - Twila Paris I Will Be Here - Steven C. Chapman Love Never Fails - Brandon Heath My Beloved - Kari Jobe Reflection - Sarah Hart Set Me as a Seal - Matt Maher Surely the Presence (of the Lord is in This Place) The Prayer - David Foster Wedding Song (There is Love) - Paul Stookey Wherever You Go - David Haas When I Say I Do - Matthew Maher




IRISH SONGS


These are songs that work well as Prelude, Processional, or Unity Ceremony songs: Be Thou My Vision - Traditional Glasgow Love Theme - Love Actually Irish Blessing - Palmer (can be sung) Loch Lomond These are uptempo Irish Recessional and Postlude options: Canticle of the Turning Haste to the Wedding




SONGS FROM TELEVISION AND CINEMA


A Thousand Years* - Twilight Band of Brothers - Main Theme Song Edelweiss* - The Sound of Music Falling Slowly - Once Feather Theme - Forrest Gump Gabriel’s Oboe - The Mission Glasgow Love Theme - Love Actually It’s Quiet Uptown - Hamilton Over the Rainbow* - The Wizard of Oz Sabbath Prayer* - Fiddler on the Roof Sunrise, Sunset - Fiddler on the Roof Tara’s Theme - Gone With the Wind The Ludlows - Legends of the Fall *These songs can be sung




POPULAR (POP) SONGS


These songs can be sung or played instrumentally: A Case of You - Joni Mitchell* A Life That’s Good - Lennon & Maisey* A Thousand Years - Christina Perri* Better Place - Rachel Platten* Can’t Help Falling in Love - Elvis* Come Away With Me - Norah Jones* Feels Like Home (from How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days)* Found a Heart - Emily Hearn* Grow Old With Me - John Lennon* In My Life - The Beatles* Into the Mystic - Van Morrison* Marry Me - Train* Not With Haste - Mumford and Sons* Songbird - Fleetwood Mac* The Luckiest - Ben Folds* To Make You Feel My Love - Bob Dylan/Adele* What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong* Yellow - Coldplay* I Was Made For Loving You - Tori Kelly/Ed Sheeran* Jesus, Etc. - Wilco* INSTRUMENTAL SONGS: All My Love - Led Zeppelin All of Me - John Legend All the Way - Van Heusen/Cahn Best/Rest - Bon Iver Bless the Broken Road Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen Have I Told You Lately That I Love You - Van Morrison Here Comes the Sun - The Beatles I Could Not Ask For More - Sara Evans I Will Follow You Into the Dark - Death Cab for Cutie Just the Two of Us - Bill Withers Love and Some Verses - Iron & Wine Lovesong - The Cure/311 Mirrors - Justin Timberlake Moon River - Henry Mancini Perfect - Ed Sheeran She’s Got A Way - Billy Joel Skinny Love - Birdy Tenerife Sea - Ed Sheeran Titanium - David Guetta The Blower’s Daughter - Damien Rice The First Day of My Life - Bright Eyes Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton Your Song - Elton John You Are the Reason - Calum Scott UPTEMPO INSTRUMENTAL SONGS FOR RECESSIONAL & POSTLUDE: Accidentally in Love - Counting Crows A Sky Full of Stars - Coldplay Best Day of My Life - American Authors Better Together - Jack Johnson Don’t Stop Believing - Journey Everything - Michael Buble Friday, I’m in Love - The Cure Hold My Hand - Jess Glynne I Choose You - Sara Bareilles Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars Shallow - A Star is Born Somewhere Only We Know - Keane Sweet Child O’ Mine - Guns ’N Roses These Are Days - 10,000 Maniacs Titanium - David Guetta Viva La Vida - Coldplay You Are the Best Thing - Ray LaMontagne You’re My Best Friend - Queen Young Folks - Peter Bjorn and John





CATHOLIC WEDDING SONG LIST

ROMANTIC INSTRUMENTAL


Beautiful Day - Karly Jurgensen Butterfly Waltz - Brian Crain Con Te Partiro - Sartori Gabriel’s Oboe - Moriccone Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen Hymne - Vangelis Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - J.S. Bach May Be - Yiruma Notte Stellata - Il Volo River Flows in You - Yiruma Romantic Wedding March (Here Comes the Bride) - Wagner/Wong Threads of Love - Lorie Line When the World Belonged to Us - Jim Wilson




CLASSICAL INSTRUMENTAL


Air from “The Water Music” - Handel Canon in D - Pachelbel Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - J.S. Bach Largo - Handel Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini - Rachmaninoff Sheep May Safely Graze - J.S. Bach UPTEMPO La Réjouissance - Handel Ode to Joy (Joyful, Joyful) - Beethoven Rondeau - Mouret Spring - Vivaldi Trumpet Tune - Clarke Trumpet Voluntary - Clarke Wedding March - Mendelssohn