What music plays when the bride walks down the aisle?

What music plays when the bride walks down the aisle?

What music plays when the bride walks down the aisle?

Bridal Chorus
1. Bridal Chorus, Wagner. Often known as Here Comes The Bride, this piece of classical music is the traditional choice for the procession of the bride, and is often played on an organ.

How many songs do you need for wedding entrance?

Signing the register This shouldn’t take too long, but we recommend to have around three songs prepared just in case. It may take longer than you think if you are having photographs taken, too.

What music is played during wedding ceremony?

Traditionally, the most basic wedding ceremony music program involves a minimum of three types of songs: preludes, processionals and recessionals. Prelude music is light, ambient music that sets the mood while guests are being seated and waiting for the ceremony to begin.

Can you have 2 wedding songs?

You only really need TWO wedding songs – your processional (walk-in) and recessional (walk-out) song. That’s it.

How Long Should music be to walk down the aisle?

Most songs are 3-5 minutes long and I don’t think it’ll take me that long to reach the aisle.

When do you need an organ for a wedding?

There are usually three points in a wedding service where organ music is needed: when the bride enters the church while the registers are being signed and when the couple leave the church together at the end.

What kind of music should an organist play at a wedding?

Your organist may include the slower Air, mentioned above, for contrast. When you’re leaving the church, and taking the first steps together as a married couple, you’ll want music which will create a celebratory end to your church service. We have compiled ten suggestions for organ music during the wedding recessional.

What’s the best music for a wedding processional?

Many thanks to ceremony singers and musicians, The Hitmen Trio and Something Blue Acoustics for their help with this post and brilliant wedding processional song suggestions. Find a full list of our recommended ceremony musicians here.

Can you play live music at a church wedding?

If you’re having a church wedding there will be limitations, but otherwise, you really can take your pick of processional songs, whether it’s a live instrumental, your favourite tune on a speaker, or someone serenading you up the aisle.