Weddings

Weddings

Here you will find music suggestions to assist you in planning your wedding. Our Director of Music will work with you in choosing music that is beautiful, appropriate, and within the realm of possibility. She will also be able to direct you to a range of possible selections and assist you in finding musicians.

Listed below are the sections where music may be used for your Wedding Mass:

  • Bridal Procession
  • Bride's Entrance
  • Psalm
  • Presentation Hymn
  • Communion Hymn
  • Bridal Recessional

Listed below are the sections where music may be used for your Wedding Ceremony:

  • Bridal Procession
  • Bride's Entrance
  • Psalm
  • Unity Candle- Optional (select from Hymns)
  • Bridal Recessional

The use of pre-recorded music during a church liturgy is not permitted.
Below are random samples of the most requested selections. For your wedding, the pieces will be played on our Allen organ by our professional organist. If your budget allows you can also arrange to hire additional instrumentalists. The Director of Music can provide you with information on local musicians.

Bridal Procession / Bride's Entrance
(Choose one or two separate selections)

Air on the G String -- Bach

Arioso -- Bach

Ave Maria -- Schubert (Performed by Nina Ricci)

Bridal Chorus / Lohengrin -- Wagner

Canon in D -- Pachelbel

Jesu Joy -- Bach

Largo in G -- Handel

Trumpet Voluntary / Prince of Denmark's March -- Clarke


Psalms

Blest Are Those Who Love You (Psalm 128) -- Haugen

Earth is Full of Beauty, The (Psalm 33) -- Haas / Cotter

Faithful God (Psalm 145) -- Haas

Fragrance of Christ, The (Psalm 138) -- Haas

I Will Praise Your Name (Psalm 145) -- Haas

Lord is Kind and Merciful, The (Psalm 103) -- Cotter

Lord is Kind and Merciful, The (Psalm 103) -- Haugen

Our God is Compassion (Psalm 145) -- Haas / Cotter

Taste and See the Goodness of the Lord (Psalm 34) -- Haugen

Where There is Love (1 John 4:16, 1 Cor. 13: 4-7, 10, 13) -- Haas


Hymns

Bridal Prayer -- Copeland

Come and Journey With Me -- Haas

Faith, Hope and Love -- Haas

Gathered in the Love of Christ -- Haugen

God in the Planning -- Slane lyr. Bell

God is Love -- Haas

My Song Will Be For You Forever -- Haas

One Bread, One Body -- Foley

One Hand, One Heart -- Bernstein

Servant Song, The -- Gillard rec. Haas

Set Your Heart on the Higher Gifts -- Warner

We Will Serve the Lord -- Haas

When This Day Is Done -- Liam Lawton

Wherever You Go -- Haas


Recessional

Rondeau -- Mouret

Te Deum -- Charpentier

Trumpet Tune -- Stanley

Wedding March / A Midsummer Night's Dream -- Mendelssohn

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love. 1 Corinthians 13:13

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Weddings