The Oxford Book of Wedding Music


Bach: Air (from Suite No. 3)
Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (from Cantata No. 147)
Bach: Nun Danket Alle Gott (from Cantata No. 79)
Bach: Sanctify us by thy Goodness (from Cantata No. 22)
Bach: Sheep may Safely Graze (from Cantata No. 208)
Bach/Gounod: Ave Maria
Boëllmann: Prière à Notre-Dame (from Suite Gothique)
Carter: Trumpet Tune
Charpentier: Prélude (from Te Deum)
Clarke: Prince of Denmark’s March
Handel: Air (from Water Music)
Handel: Aria (from Concerto Grosso No. 12)
Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Sinfonia from Solomon)
Handel: Hornpipe (from Water Music)
Handel: La Marche
Handel: Minuet (from Berenice)
Handel: Ouverture (from Fireworks Music)
Lefébure-Wély: March
Mathias: Fanfare
Mendelssohn: Wedding March (from A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
Purcell: March
Purcell: Trumpet Tune
Stanley: Trumpet Voluntary
Verdi: Grand March (from Aida)
Walton: Crown Imperial
Wagner: Bridal March (from Lohengrin)
Wagner: Overture: Die Meistersinger
Widor: Toccata (from Symphonie No. 5)
Vaughan Williams: Greensleeves
Wright: Prelude on ‘Brother James’s Air’

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This album contains thirty useful, practical, popular and immediately appealing pieces of a clearly defined character.

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Bach J.S., Boellmann L., Carter A., Charpentier M.A., Clarke J., Gounod C-F., Handel G.F., Lefebure-Wely L.J.A., Mathias W., Mendelssohn-Bartholody F., Purcell H., Stanley J., Vaughan Williams R., Verdi G., Wagner R., Walton W., Widor C.M., Wright S.