We all know the importance of a wedding in the life of every couple. It is a big day for the couple and their family. Marriage is a celebration of love among family, friends, and loved ones. However, it is not only about flowers and food. Wedding songs are essential as well. There are so many events along with the wedding, and all are important.
Traditional Ceremony Wedding Songs
There are various conventional wedding songs to play on the big day. The wedding songs have a particular significance. In the early days, weddings were not only a bonding of love but also political. The songs played during the different events of the wedding are to assure the joyous and beautiful ambiance. You can turn your wedding into a jolly game with flowers and music. With the sweet perfume of the flowers and soulful music, marriage can transform into a celebration of love. Some of the traditional wedding songs
Canon in D by Johann Pachelbel
Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Bridal Chorus by Richard Wagner
Modern Day Wedding Songs
In today’s generation, a wedding takes a lot of time and patience to decide and plan. Nowadays, couples like to have a theme-based wedding. Therefore the choice of songs is different and modern. Some of the modern-day wedding songs are listed below.
Over the Rainbow by Judy Garland
A thousand years by the piano guys
Bittersweet Symphony by The Verve
When I say I do by Matthew west
Sea of Love by Phil Phillips
Grand Entry Songs
When we think of early days wedding ceremonies, the first thing that comes to our mind is about music. Was the music played in old wedding ceremonies? The answer is yes. Music always played an important role in weddings. Even in the early days, instruments were organized, and people were hired to play wedding music and songs. Nowadays, the bride and groom love to make a grand entry at their wedding. Some of the entrance wedding songs are listed below.
Viva la Vida by Coldplay
Celebration by Kool and the gang
We will rock you by Queen
Summer by Calvin Harris
Get the party started by Pink
Traditional First Dance Songs
Music acts like therapy. It helps us to focus on the surrounding event and connect with it emotionally. Therefore, songs are standard in every religion and civilization in the history of humanity. People use church music or DJs in civil ceremonies. The first dance is essential for any couple. It helps to showcase the commitment, compatibility, and love between the wedding couple. Some of the famous first dance songs are listed below
All of me by John Legend
Can’t help falling in love with you by Elvis Presley
I’ll stand by you by the pretenders
Treasure by Bruno Mars
The first day of my life by bright eyes
Nowadays there are various types of songs at such weddings. Many such songs like bouquet toss songs, cake cutting songs, dollar dance and many others.