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Wedding Ceremony Music

The Lyrical String Quartet specializes in creating the perfect musical scenery for weddings, cocktail hours and other formal social events around New York City and Long Island.   We are delighted to offer personal service to all of our clients. Our string quartet coordinator will be pleased to assist you to ensure our performance surpasses your expectations.

The list below is a listing of commonly used wedding ceremony music selections, it is not an exhaustive list by any means.  If you have other pieces in mind, please simply email us your request and we will make every reasonable attempt to accommodate your request.


Wedding Ceremony Processionals:

Wedding March---Wagner
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring---Bach
     Air (Water Music)---Handel
Panis Angelicus--Franck
   Canon in D---Pachelbel

Wedding Ceremony Recessionals:  
Bridal Chorus---Mendelssohn
Trumpet Voluntary---Clarck
Trumpet Tune---Purcell
     Water Music---Handel
Brandenburg Concerto #3---Bach
Rondeau (Masterpiece Theatre)---Mouret
La Rejouissance---Handel


Many of the processional and recessional pieces can also be used during the ceremony for Communion, Offertory, Candle Lighting, etc., the following are also commonly performed:

One Hand One Heart
Ave Verum Corpus---Mozart
Theme from Symphony #1---Brahms
Ave Maria---Schubert
Sheep May Safely Graze---Bach
Air from "The Water Music" -- Handel
Air on the G String--Bach
All I Ask of You from "Phantom of the Opera"



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