Violin/Cello Duo Classical Ceremony Music - very complex and specific play list

 Prelude: play classical music as guests are being seated including

  • Brahms St. Anthony Chorale
  • Handel Oboe Concerto in G Minor
  • Liszt Hungarian March
  • Debussy Claire de Lune
  • Chopin's Waltz in C# Minor
  • Handel Largo from Xerxes etc.


  •  Grandparents – Gounod Ave Maria
  •  Mothers and Candle Lighting of tapers – Delibes Flower Duet from Lakme
  •  Groomsmen with 3 bridesmaids and Maid of Honor – Bach Air on the G String
  •  Bride and father – Pachelbel’s Canon in D  (play good part with running 16th notes for bride entrance)

 Music during the ceremony:

  •  Telemann La Grace - between readings (10-15 seconds of music)
  •  Bach Wachet Auf - Unity Candle (note: moms light tapers when they first process)


  • Mendelssohn Wedding March
  • Bach Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor
  • Gossec Tambourin
  •  etc.


Kathy Schiano