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Christmas

Classical

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Wedding - Classical Standards

We are commonly asked to perform the following list of songs.  Please contact us if you’d like to know if your song can be performed by Angelic Strings... 

This list is not our complete repertoire, and we can and do learn new material if needed.  Also, we have additional songs unrelated to weddings that we do not list.  Please let us know what you want for your event.

Wedding Song Standards

Performer or Composer/Artist

Ave Maria

Bach/Gounod

Ave Maria (vocals available)

F. Schubert

Bridal March

R. Wagner

Canon in D
(2nd version with fanfare intro) Canon in D

J. Pachelbel

Gift of Love

Traditional

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

J.S. Bach

Ode to Joy

L. Beethoven

Sanctuary

L. Emryss

The Lord’s Prayer

A.H. Mallotte

Trumpet Voluntary

H. Purcell

Wedding March

F. Mendelssohn

Wedding Song (There is Love)

P. Stookey of
Peter, Paul and Mary

 Other Classical Songs

 

Adagio from Pathetique Sonata
(concert harp solo)

L. van Beethoven

Air (in G)

J.S. Bach

Air (from the Water Music) 

Handel

Arioso  

J.S. Bach

Berceuse   

Chopin

Blue Danube Waltz  

Strauss Jr.

Claire de Lune   

C. Debussy

Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Rom.)

W. Mozart

Entrance of the Queen of Sheba

Handel

Fur Elise   

Beethoven

Gavotte    

Handel

Grand March of Aida

G. Verdi

Hornpipe 

Purcell

Largo from the Four Seasons

Vivaldi

Minuet of the Blessed Spirits

C.W.R. von Gluck

Morning   

Grieg

Moonlight Sonata First Movement     

Beethoven

Premiere Arabesque #1 (Intro)

Debussy

Rondeau - (Masterpiece Theatre) 

Mouret

Sheep May Safely Graze 

J.S. Bach

Spring (from “The Four Seasons”, Op.8, no.1

A. Vivaldi

Summertime   

Gershwin

Wachet Auf   

J.S. Bach

Wedding-day at Trondhaugen (Concert harp only)(this is a 3min mp3; so will take longer to download)
(also, this song is difficult; please allow 4-6 weeks prep time)

E. Grieg

Wedding Song (Wo du hingehst)
(this song is for vocal accompaniment, and requires a vocalist; also this song is difficult, so please allow 4-6 weeks prep time)

Flor Peeters

Well-Tempered Clavier Prelude #1(and other Bach pieces)

J.S. Bach

Well-Tempered Clavier Prelude #2-3 (and other Bach pieces; concert harp only)

J.S. Bach

Graduations

 

Pomp & Circumstance

E. Elgar

Grand March of Aida (equivalent of Pomp & Circumstance in Mexico)

G. Verdi

Sentimental Favorites & Love Songs (includes some jazz pieces)

 

Ac-cent-tchu-ate The Positive

 

All I Ask of You

Andrew Lloyd Webber

All of Me (vocals available)

Willie Nelson

Always

Irving Berlin

As Time Goes By (vocals available)

 

At Last  (vocals available)

E. James

Ballade Pour Adeline (Concert harp only);
this song is moderately difficult, and may require 2-3 weeks prep time

Paul de Sennevile,
Richard Clayderman

Besame Mucho

Consuelo Velazquez

Blue Moon  (vocals available)

 

Blue Skies

R. Noble

Can You Read My Mind (Love Theme
      from Superman)

J. Williams

Can’t Help Falling in Love

Elvis

Cheek to Cheek (‘Heaven, I’m in Heaven’)

Irving Berlin

Classical Gas (Concert harp only)

Mason Williams

Con Te Partiro

 

Dream a Little Dream of Me

 

Edelweiss

 

Fly Me to the Moon

 

Georgia (on my Mind)

Hoagy Carmichael

(The) Girl from Ipanema (Concert harp only)

A. Jobim, N. Gimbel, V. De Moraes

Going to the Chapel

‘Dixie Cups’

Hymne

 

I Believe (When I Fall in Love it Will Be Forever)

Stevie Wonder

I Could Not Ask For More

Edwin McCain

I Love You for Sentimental Reasons

D. Watson, W. Best

It Had to Be You

G. Kahn, I. Jones

It’s Only a Paper Moon

 

Ke Kali Nei Au
(The Hawaiian Wedding Song)  (vocals available)

 

La Vie en Rose

 

Linus and Lucy

 

L-O-V-E

Nat King Cole

Lovin’ You

Minnie Riperton

Memories

 

Misty

Garner

Moondance

van Morrison

Moonglow

W. Hudson, E. De Lange, I. Mills

Moonlight in Vermont

 

Moon River

Henry Mancini

My Guy

Smokey Robinson

Night and Day (Celtic harp & viola only so far)

Cole Porter

Only You

The Platters

Our Love is Here to Stay

 

Perhaps Love

John Denver & Placido Domingo

Peter Gunn Theme (concert harp & viola only)

H. Mancini

Put Your Head on My Shoulder

 

Puttin’ on the Ritz

 

Send in the Clowns

S. Songheim

Sentimental Journey

 

Sleepy Shores (concert harp required; first 1.5 pages)

Johnny Pearson

Smile

C. Chaplin

So Happy Together

The Turtles

Somewhere My Love (Laura’s Theme)

P. F. Webster, M. Jarr

Somewhere Over the Rainbow

 

Stardust  (vocals available)

Hoagy Carmichael

Strangers in the Night

Singleton, Snyder, Kaempfert

Sunrise, Sunset

Bock

Take Five (concert harp only)

 

Tears in Heaven

Clapton

That’s Amore  (vocals available)

J. Brooks, H. Warren, sung by Sinatra

The Look of Love (from Casino Royale; concert harp only)

Hal David & Burt Bacharach

The Rose

 

The Search is Over

 

The Shadow of Your Smile

P.F. Webster & J. Mandel

The Twelfth of Never

P.F. Webster & J. Livingston

The Very Thought of You

Nat King Cole

The Way You Look Tonight

 

The Wind Beneath My Wings

L. Henley & J. Silbar

Time After Time

J. Styne

Twilight & Mist (from ‘Legends of The Fall’)

 

Unchained Melody  (vocals available)

A. North

Unforgettable  (vocals available)

Gordon

What a Wonderful World   (vocals available)

 

What are You Doing for the Rest of Your Life?

A. & M. Bergman, M. Legrand

When a Man Love a Woman

C. Lewis & A. Wright

When I Fall in Love

 

When You Love Someone

B. Adams, M. Kamen, & G. Peters

You are the Sunshine of My Life (Concert harp only)

Stevie Wonder

Young at Heart

C. Leigh and J. Richards

Your Song  (vocals available)

Elton John

Torch Songs

 

Autumn Leaves

J. Mercer, J. Kosma

Crazy

W. Nelson

Cry Me a River (Concert harp & viola only)

A. Hamilton

Misty

E. Garner, J. Burke

Stormy Weather (Concert harp & viola only)

T. Koehler, H. Arlen

Hymns & Christian Contemporary

 

we can play most songs from hymnals …

 

Amazing Grace

 

As the Deer

 

Be Thou My Vision

 

Breathe (concert harp; vocalist accompaniment)

Marie Bennett

For the Beauty of the Earth

C. Kocher

How Beautiful

 

I Can Only Imagine

 

I Love You Lord

Laurie Klein

In the Garden

 

Lord’s Prayer

A.H. Malotte

A Mighty Fortress (difficult; vocal accompaniment only, and on Concert harp only)

Christy Nockels

Morning Has Broken

 

Nearer My God to Thee

 

Rock of Ages

 

Sanctuary

Randy Rothwell

Simple Gifts

 

Sweet By and By

 

Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

 

The Prayer

C.B. Sager and D. Foster
sung by C. Dion; A. Bocelli

Old Rugged Cross

 

Waiting Here for You (difficult; vocal accompaniment only, and on Concert harp only)

Christy Nockels

Wherever You Go

 

Wonderful Story of Love

 

You Raise Me Up

Brendan Graham, & R. Lovland

You Are My King

 

Beatles

 

All My Loving

 

All You Need is Love

 

And I Love Her

 

Blackbird

 

Daytripper (Concert harp only)

 

Eight Days a Week

 

Eleanor Rigby

 

Grow Old with Me

John Lennon

Here Comes the Sun (concert harp preferred)

 

Hey Jude (vocals available)

 

Imagine  (vocals available)

 

In My Life

 

I Saw Her Standing There

 

I Will

 

Let it Be

 

Michelle (concert harp & viola)

 

My Love

Paul McCartney

Norwegian Wood

 

Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da

 

Oh! Darling

 

Penny Lane (concert harp)

 

Something  (vocals available)

 

When I’m Sixty-Four  (vocals available)

 

While My Guitar Gently Weeps

 

With a Little Help From My Friends (concert harp & viola)

 

Yesterday (concert harp & viola)

 

Rock n’ Roll (includes some love ballads...)

 

As Tears Go By

Rolling Stones

Because (I Love you) 

Dave Clark Five

Bittersweet Symphony

The Verve

Blue Suede Shoes

Elvis

Breakfast in America

Supertramp

Born to be Wild (concert harp only)

Steppenwolf

Can You Feel the Love Tonight

Elton John

Chances Are

Bob Seger

Crazy on You (concert harp only; difficult)

Heart

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Queen

Daughters

John Meyer

Desperado (Concert harp only)

Eagles

Don’t Stop Believing (vocals available)

Journey

Dream On (vocals available)

Aerosmith (S. Tyler)

Dust in the Wind

Kansas

Enter Sandman (concert harp only)

Metallica

Freebird (concert harp preferred)

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (concert harp only)

Elton John

Have I Told You Lately

van Morrison

Heart of Gold

Neil Young

Heartbreak Hotel

Elvis

Hotel California  (vocals available)

Eagles

I’m a Believer

The Monkees

It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me (concert harp only)

Billy Joel

Just the Way You Are

Billy Joel

Just the Way You Are

Bruno Mars

Knights in White Satin  (vocals available)

Moody Blues

Landslide (concert harp & viola; difficult)

Fleetwood Mac (Stevie Nicks)

Listen to Your Heart (concert harp & viola)

DHT

Love Me Tender

Elvis

Make You Feel My Love

Bob Dylan (& performed by Garth Brooks & also Adele)

Money (concert harp only)

Pink Floyd

Nothing Else Matters (sounds better on Concert harp)  (vocals available)

Metallica

November Rain

Guns & Roses

Open Arms

Journey

Oye Como Va

Santana

Pride (In the Name of Love)

U2

Pride and Joy

Double Trouble (Stevie Ray Vaughn)

Purple Haze (concert harp only)

Jimi Hendrix

She’s Always a Woman (concert harp preferred)

Billy Joel

Somebody

Depeche Mode (M.L. Gore)

Stairway to Heaven  (vocals available)

Led Zeppelin

Sweetest Thing

U2

Thank You (possible on Celtic harp, but concert harp preferred)

Led Zeppelin

Time (concert harp only)

Pink Floyd

Unforgiven (concert harp only)

Metallica

We are the Champions (concert harp preferred)

Queen

Whole Lotta Love (mildly difficult; may take two weeks of prep time; harp solo)

Led Zeppelin

You and Me (concert harp only)

DMB

You Really Got Me (concert harp only)

Ray Davies

& more

 

R&B/Motown

 

A Couple of Forevers

Chrisette Michele

Always and Forever

Heatwave

Forevermore (Concert harp only)

Side A

Here and Now   

Luther VanDross

I Got You (a.k.a. I Feel Good - Concert harp only)

James Brown

Let’s Stay Together (Concert harp only)

W. Mitchell, A. Green, A. Jackson

My Girl

The Temptations

Stand by Me   

Ben E. King

Country Ballads

 

Angel Flying too Close to the Ground

Willie Nelson

Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain

Willie Nelson

The Chair

George Strait

Crazy

 

Could I Have this Dance?

W. Holyfield & B. House

Free

Zach Brown Band

Getting You Home (The Black Dress Song)

 

Good Morning Beautiful

Steve Holy

Hard to Love

 

I Cross My Heart

George Strait

It’s Your Love

Tim McGraw (composer S.E. Smith)

Love Me

Collin Raye

Make You Feel My Love

performed by Garth Brooks, written by Bob Dylan

Need You Now

Lady Antebellum

She’s Everything

Brad Paisley

The Dance

Garth Brooks

Then

Brad Paisley

Waltz Across Texas

T. Tubb

When You Say Nothing At All  (vocals available)

Alison Kruass & Union Station

You Look So Good in Love

George Strait

You Needed Me

Randy Goodrum

and many others....

 

Folk

 

Angel

Sarah McLachlin

Annie’s Song

John Denver

Follow Me

John Denver

Leaving On a Jet Plane

John Denver

Sunshine on My Shoulders

John Denver

Take Me Home, Country Roads

John Denver

The Road That Never Ends

J. Kimball & O’Neill Brothers

These Days

Jackson Browne

Thigpen’s Wedding

Kemper Crabb

Italian

 

Addio a Napoli (Concert harp only)

T. Cottreau

Carnivale Di Venezia

Italian Melody

Funiculi Funicula

L. Denza

La Donna e Mobile

G. Verdi

O Sole Mio 

Capua

Santa Lucia

Neopolitan Song

That’s Amore  (vocals available)

J. Brooks, H. Warren

Time to Say Goodbye (Con Te Partiro)

F. Sartori

Wedding Tarantella

Italian Dance

& many more (in fact completed an Italian CD for a friend with a wedding in Rome)

 

Latin/Mexican folk 

 

Alma Llanera (Concert harp preferred)

 

Amor Eterno (El mas triste recuredo) - Viola solo

Juan Gabriel

Amorcito, Corazon

Manuel Esperon

Besame Mucho

Consuelo Valezquez

Cancion Mixteca

Jose Alavez

Cielito Lindo

 

Donde Estas Corazon

L. M. Serrano

El Rancho Grande

Ramos

Guantanamera

Traditional Cuban

La Bamba

 

La Borrachita

Ignacio Esperon

La Paloma

S. Yradier

Las Gaviotas

 

Mexican (Clap Hands) Dance

Traditional

Oye Como Va

Santana

Quien Sera (Sway)

 

+ others & several Latin original songs; we have a 2 hour set of Latin music

 

Celtic

 

The Blessing

Celtic Woman

Danny Boy   (vocals available)

 

Dirty Old Town

The Pogues

Fairy’s Hornpipe

T. O’Carolan

Flow Gently Sweet Afton

 

Foggy Dew

 

Galway Girl

Steve Earl

Greensleeves   (vocals available)

 

Highland Cathedral

 

Lark in the Morning

 

Loch Lomond   (vocals available)

 

Orinoco Flow

Enya

Only Time

Enya

Ms. Maxwell

T. O’Carolan

Molly Malone (vocals available)

 

Planxty Burke

T. O’Carolan

Planxty Drew

T. O’Carolan

My Wild Irish Rose  (vocals available)

 

Wild Rover

 

Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral (vocals available)

 

Skye Boat Song

 

& many many others; Michael can easily play a 3 hour Celtic set; Michael plays regularly at the Irish restaurant Emeralds.  His Celtic CD Emerald is now available.

 

Jewish

 

Hine Ma Tov

 

Hava Nagila

 

Song of the Seven Blessings (with vocalist)

 

& several others...

 

Christmas songs

 

We can easily play 2 hours of Christmas music without repeating... some selections are:

 

Adeste Fideles (O Come, All Ye Faithful)

 

Angels We Have Heard on High

 

Away in a Manger

 

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

 

Blue Christmas

 

Carol of the Bells

 

Caroling Song

 

Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting...)

 

Deck the Halls

 

Feliz Navidad (harp & shaker)

 

Frosty the Snowman

 

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

 

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

 

Here Comes Santa Claus (harp & shaker)

 

Holly Jolly Christmas (harp & shaker)

 

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

 

I’ll Be Home For Christmas

 

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear

 

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

 

Jingle Bells

 

Jingle-Bell Rock (harp & shaker)

J. Beal & J. Boothe

Joy to the World

 

Let it Snow (harp & shaker)

 

Little Drummer Boy

 

O Come, O Come Emmanuel

 

O Holy Night

 

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree(harp & shaker)

 

Rudolf, the Red-Nosed Reindeer

 

Silent Night

F. Gruber, J. Mohr

Silver and Gold

 

Sleigh Ride

 

We Three Kings (harp)

J. H. Hopkins

We Wish You a Merry Christmas

 

What Child is This?

 

Winter Wonderland

 

White Christmas

 

And Many more...

 

Musical & Movie, TV (& related) Music

 

A Whole New World (Concert harp preferred) (from Aladdin)

Alan Menkin & Tim Rice

Aeris (Concert harp only) (from Final Fantasy VII)

Nobuo Umetsu

Angel of Music (from The Phantom of the Opera)

A.L. Webber

All I Ask of You (from The Phantom of the Opera)

A.L. Webber

As Time Goes By (from Casablanca) (vocals available)

 

Can You Read My Mind (love theme from Superman)

John Williams

Cantina Band (Concert harp only) (from Star Wars)

John Williams

Celes (Concert harp & viola only)
(from Final Fantasy III)

Nobuo Uematsu

Chariots of Fire

Vangelis

Eyes on Me (Final Fantasy VIII)

Nobuo Uematsu

Falling Slowly (from Once)

Glen Hansard

Feather Theme (Theme from Forrest Gump
; Concert harp preferred); this song is moderately difficult & may require 2 weeks preparation time

Alan Silvestri

Final Fantasy Prelude (Concert harp only)

Nobuo Umetsu

Final Fantasy Fanfare (probably from FF5 - Concert harp only)

Nobuo Umetsu

Gabriel’s Oboe (from The Mission)

Ennio Morricone

Game of Thrones (theme)

 

Glasgow Love Theme (Concert harp only) (from Love Actually)

Craig Armstrong

Great Fairy Fountain (from Zelda, Concert harp only)

Koji Kondo

(The) Imperial March (Concert harp only) (from the Empire Strikes Back)

John Williams

Into the Dream (from His and Her Circumstances) (Concert harp only)

Shiro Sagisu

Jurassic Park Theme (Concert harp only)(will require 4 or more weeks notice to play this song)

 

Let It Go (from Frozen; Concert harp only)

 

The Look of Love (from Casino Royale; concert harp only)

 

Love Theme from Romeo & Juliet

Nino Rota

Main Star Wars Theme (Episode IV)

John Williams

Married Life (theme from Up)

 

Memories (from Cats)
(concert harp & viola only)

A. L. Webber

Memory of Fanelia (from The Vision of Escaflowne) (Concert harp & viola only)

Yoko Kanno

More than Anyone (from Grey’s Anatomy) (concert harp & viola preferred)

Gavin DeGraw

Music of the Night (from The Phantom of the Opera)

A. L. Webber

Oh, What a Beautiful Morning (Oklahoma!)

Rogers & Hammerstein

Once Upon a Dream

S. Fain & J. Lawrence based on Tchaikovsky

Peter Gunn (from Peter Gunn TV series, Blues Brothers, and the video game Spy Hunter) (concert harp only)

H. Mancini

Pink Panther (from The Pink Panther) (concert harp only)

H. Mancini

The Promise/The Sacrifice (from The Piano)
(Concert harp only; this song is difficult and may require 4-6 weeks preparation time)

Michael Nyman

Rainbow Connection (from The Muppet Movie) (concert harp & viola only)

 

River Flows in You (in progress; it is strangely associated with the Twilight movies, but apparently never appeared in them)

Yurima

Safe & Sound (from The Hunger Games)

Taylor Swift & more

Sea of Love (from Juno)

written by Phil Philips (sung by Cat Power in Juno)

Someday My Prince will Come

 

Somewhere in Time (Concert harp only)

John Barry

Somewhere My Love (Laura’s Theme from Doctor Zhivago)

P. F. Webster, M. Jarr

Speak Softly Love (Love Theme from The Godfather)

N. Rota & L. Kusik

Storybook Story (from The Princess Bride)

 

Summertime (Porgy & Bess)

Heyward & Gershwin

Sunrise, Sunset (from Fiddler on the Roof)

Boch

SuperMario Bros. Theme (concert harp only)

 

Teardrop (theme from ‘House’)

Massive Attack

A Thousand Years(from the Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn)

Chirstina Perri

To Zanarkand (from Final Fantasy X) (concert harp only)

 

Twilight and Mist (from Legends of the Fall)

 

Walking in the Air (theme from ‘The Snowman’)

Howard Blake

Wigwam (from The Royal Tenenbaums)
(concert harp & viola only; this song has not been done for a while, & may require 2-3 weeks prep time)

 

Young & Beautiful (from The Great Gatsby)

Grant, Nowels & Luhrmann

Zelda’s Lullaby (From Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time) - Concert harp required

Koji Kondo

Zipedeedoodah

R. Gilbert, A. Wrubel

plus several others

 

Some music that I don’t know how to categorize (generally learned for brides)

FYI here is our
new music policy

All I Want is You

Barry Polisar

Apologize

One Republic

Beat It (Concert harp)

Michael Jackson

Beautiful Day

U2

Better Together

Jack Johnson

Be Still

The Fray

Come Away with Me (Concert harp)

Norah Jones

Corrina Corrina

based on George Winston’s version

Count of Me

Bruno Mars

Daughters

John Meyer

Falling in Love in a Coffe Shop (concert harp)

Landon Pigg

Fields of Gold

Sting

For My Wedding (Concert harp; but possible on Celtic)

Don Henley

Hard to Concentrate

Red Hot Chili Peppers

Happy

Pharrell Williams

Head Over Heels

Tears for Fears

Hey There Delilah

Plain White T’s

Ho Hey

The Lumineers

I Choose You

Sara Bareilles

I Miss You

Blink 152

Just Dance

Lady Gaga

Just the Way You Are

Bruno Mars

Kissed by a Rose

Seal

Lucky

Jason Mraz

Marry Me

Train

Marry You

Bruno Mars

Never Say Never

The Fray

Only Heart

John Meyer

Only Time

Enya

Paradise

Coldplay

Rather Be

Clean Bandit

Right Down the Line

Gerry Rafferty

Scythian Empire

Andrew Bird

Secrets (difficult; may require a week to practice)

One Republic

Slow Show (the 2nd half/end of song)

National Boxer

Starlight (Concert harp required)

Muse

Transatlanticism

Death Cab by Cutie

Untitled #3

Sigor Ros

Viva La Vida

Coldplay

Women’s Realm

Belle & Sebastian

Yellow (vocals available)

Coldplay

Your Hand in Mine (better on Concert harp)

Explosions in the Sky

You’re Beautiful

James Blunt

Several Josh Groban songs:
You are Loved
February Song (Concert harp)
So She Dances (Concert harp)
Now or Never
In Her Eyes (Concert harp preferred; sections can be performed on Celtic harp)

 

Original Music

 

Eagle’s Sky (Reflections of the Heart CD)

Angelic Strings

Inflow (Reflections of the Heart CD)

Angelic Strings

Moonlight in Yucatan (Stairway CD)

Angelic Strings

River Flow (Reflections of the Heart CD)

Angelic Strings

Stray Cat(Stairway CD)

Angelic Strings

Sunset and Moonshadowe (Stairway CD)

Angelic Strings

The Happy Song (song for kids; shown just for fun)

Angelic Strings

Thunderstorm (Stairway CD)

Angelic Strings

Michael performs also at retirement communities.  Part of that setlist is here.

 

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