Wedding Processional Music


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Now most of the guests are seated (except those that inevitably come late) and the wedding party is about to enter. The bridesmaids are lined up outside and someone is trying to convince the flower girl that she really SHOULD walk up the aisle when it's her turn. And then there's the bride herself, taking a few deep breaths and trying to calm her excitement, hoping she will remember how to walk when her wedding processional music begins.

This is the time when everyone gets the first glimpse of the wedding party and the bride at her most radiant. Her wedding processional music has to capture and frame this moment perfectly.

In this discussion of wedding processional music, one song I will not include here for you is the one everyone thinks of: "Here Comes The Bride." Trust me, no one (least of all the bride) needs to be thinking "short, fat and wide" in this memorable moment.

So I've gathered a lot of other wedding processional music options that should be MUCH more appropriate for the bride's walk down the aisle. Here are some choices that will set the mood.  Below is the list starting A-G. You can see the remaining titles H-M and N-Z on separate pages to split up an otherwise long list!

Song Title Music Style
A Moment Like This Contemporary
Air on the G String (Bach) Classical
Air, from Water Music (Handel) Classical
All for Love (from "The Three Musketeers") Contemporary
All the Things You Are Golden Oldie
Allegro Maestoso ("Alla Hornpipe"), from Water Music Classical
And I Love Her Golden Oldie
Arioso (Bach) Classical
Arthur's Theme (The Best That You Can Do, from "Arthur") 80s
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) Classical
Ave Maria (Schubert) Classical
Back At One Country, Contemporary
Because You Love Me Country
Beautiful In My Eyes Contemporary
Bist du bei mir (Bach) Classical
Bless the Broken Road Country
Breathe Country
Canon in D Classical
Can't Help Falling in Love Golden Oldie, Country, Contemporary
Clair de Lune Classical
Come Away With Me Contemporary
Cowboy Take Me Away Country
Cross My Heart (Michael W Smith version) Contemporary
The Day Before You Christian, Country
Endless Love 80s/Contemporary
Evergreen (Love Theme from "A Star is Born") 70s
Feels Like Home Contemporary
Fly Contemporary, Christian
Forever in Love Contemporary
From Here To Eternity Country
From This Moment On Country
God Gave Me You Christian, Country

Continue browsing the list for titles H-M and N-Z

What wedding processional do you think should be added to the list?

This is by no means a complete list of ideas for entrance songs for the wedding party or the bride. What song have you thought of for your wedding? Or what song did you hear at another wedding that you thought "Hey, that is such a perfect song for this!"? Have your say and watch this list grow.

What Other Visitors Have Suggested

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Love is an open door Not rated yet
It is the main love song from the new movie "Frozen." It is also the song where Hans proposes at the end. Would make for a very fun wedding procession. …

Forever and ever Amen Not rated yet
The song forever and ever Amen by Randy Travis is such a nice country with very sweet words. Editor's note: I hadn't considered it as a processional, …

Gabriel's Oboe by Ennio Morricone Not rated yet
Besides being what I walked in to...It starts with timpani to build the suspense before the doors open; It's only 2.5 minutes so you can play the whole …

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