Suggested Wedding Music

Alice with her harp and Bridal Party at St. Alban's ChapelYou may already know the specific music you want for your wedding, or you may be at a total loss about what a musician should play. This Wedding Music Song List will give you some ideas. Your celebrant or wedding planner may also suggest good places for music in your ceremony.

Alice Freeman offers a one-hour free consultation at her studio to hear and select music for your wedding day. If personal consulting together in Laramie is not convenient she also offers video consulting sessions using Skype, FaceTime or Google Hangouts.

Suggested Processionals

  • Canon in D - Pachelbel 
  • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring - Bach
  • Carolan's Dowry/Captain Sudley - O'Carolan  
  • Celtic Processional/Fannuidh de Paor - O'Carolan 
  • Give Me Your Hand - O'Cathain
  • The Gentle Maiden (Irish)
  • The Irish Wedding Song (Irish)
  • Mist Covered Mountains of Home (Scottish)
  • Morning Has Broken/Bunessan (Scottish)

Suggested Recessionals

  • Andiam, Mio Tesoro/Let's Go, My Treasure (Anonymous 16th Century Italian)
  • Processional - Wood
  • Angel - McLachlan
  • Lewis Bridal Song/Mairi's Wedding (Scottish)
  • The Royal Dream (Welsh)

Suggested Music for Meditation, Candle Lighting and other parts of the Ceremony

  • To a Wild Rose - MacDowell
  • Pavanne - Fauré
  • Adagio - Albinoni
  • Annie’s Song – Denver
  • A Time for Us from Romeo and Juliet -Rota
  • From This Moment On - Twain and Lange
  • O Perfect Love – Barnby
  • Searching for Lambs (English)
  • Celtic Meditation/Eleanor Plunkett - O'Carolan
  • Star of the County Down (Irish)

Other Popular Music 

  • Once Upon a Time...Storybook Love from The Princess Bride - Knopfler
  • For Baby/For Bobbie – Denver
  • My Wild Irish Rose - Olcott
  • When Irish Eyes Are Smiling - Olcott, Graff, and Ball
  • Oh Promise Me - DeKoven
  • The Wind Beneath My Wings – Henley and Silbar
  • Greensleeves/All in the Beautiful Month of May (English)
  • Simple Gifts - Joseph

Other Traditional Music

  • Prelude I for the Well-Tempered Clavier - Bach
  • Largo from Xerxes– Handel
  • Theme from Jupiter – Holst

 Call Alice at 307.745.3950 to pick out music for your wedding today.