Wedding Music

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    Specifically looking for processional / bridal entrance music. A couple questions:

    1) Anyone ever perform at weddings? If so, what songs or classical music pieces?
    2) What other songs would make good classy music?

    Here's what I've done over the years.

    Piano:
    Wagner – Bridal Chorus - (Not particularly fond of this; overdone, unoriginal)
    Mendelssohn – Wedding March
    UNV – You are my sunshine
    UNV – I am so in love with you
    Santa Esmerelda – You’re My Everything
    Martin Niavera – You are my song

    Guitar:
    Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Somewhere over the rainbow (ukulele style)
    Johnny Cash – I walk the line
    Beatles – In my life

    I like to have a few songs on hand just in case. Anything good ones I should brush up on?
     
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    The melody and singing are unbeatable. Having a man-woman duet to mirror the married couple is a nice touch as well.

    The only negative is that "time to say goodbye" doesn't fit in a wedding. The funny thing is that the Italian lyrics don't have anything to do with saying goodbye or farewells or anything. They're actually really sweet and perfect for a wedding.
     
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    Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring is great filler music when people are finding their seats if you are playing classical

    Can’t Help Falling in Love With You

    Forever and Ever Amen
     
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    I went to a wedding that had a lady sing Led Zepplin's Thank You A cappella. That was really nice.
     
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    The Dance by Garth Brooks is pretty popular for country folks
     
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    We had some of the more romantic Joe Satriani songs playing. DJ came to me later and payed respects because usually he has to play horrible russian pop.
     
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    great song
     
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    Rain Song would be pretty awesome for a wedding. I've actually thought of this before.
     
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