Musical accompaniment of the wedding

Each couple dreams that their wedding celebration was a success, and all those present were satisfied. Interior decoration, the program of the event, as well as the musical accompaniment of the wedding, play a role in creating a festive mood. Music – it is the best tool for influencing emotions: it can make you rejoice, sad, empathize. Choosing the right musical accompaniment for the celebration can be difficult, so we present to your attention a selection of popular melodies, compositions, songs that will become a wonderful decoration of the wedding.

What tracks to choose for musical accompaniment at a wedding?

Depending on the style of the event, the newlyweds will need their own musical accompaniment: for a cowboy wedding, a cheerful country will be appropriate, for a gangster theme, jazz songs are suitable. If future spouses are not limited to a certain style, you need to separately think about the musical accompaniment for each stage of the wedding. The groom and the bride can hire a professional host or manager for the solemn day, which will help to compile a good track list, or think it out yourself, armed with a selection of wedding songs.

For the wedding ceremony

Wedding ceremony – this is a momentous occasion for which you need a special solemn musical accompaniment of the wedding. If registration takes place in the registry office, the newlyweds are unlikely to have the opportunity to deliver their music. Most executive bodies offer a choice of several tracks. As a rule, exceptions are made for on-site registrations: there, future spouses can choose the record themselves or invite musicians, for example, a string ensemble. This will captivate those present and create a unique atmosphere at the wedding..


Musical accompaniment of the wedding ceremony


Here are some examples of musical accompaniment:

  1. Secret garden – The promise 
  2. Elton john – Sacrifice 
  3. Richard Clayderman – Unchained melody 
  4. Johann Sebastian Bach – Prelude 
  5. Charlie chaplin – Smile 
  6. Yanni – One mans dream 
  7. Iron & Wine – Such great heights 
  8. Frank sinatra – Killing Me Softly With Her Song
  9. Kevin spacey – Simple song of freedom
  10. Ray charles – You are so beautiful to me 

For the first dance of the bride and groom

First spouses – This is the main part of the wedding banquet program, so it is important for him to choose the right music. The choice of composition depends on the style of dance. You can choose from a classic waltz, a passionate tango, a romantic rumba, a surprise dance, or a slow dance performance. The musical composition can be in Russian, English or without words, using classical or electronic instruments. It all depends on the preferences of future spouses. An experienced coach will help you find the accompaniment.


Newlyweds dance to the music


  1. Chaikovsky – Waltz of the Flowers 
  2. Keiko matsui – Night waltz 
  3. Sarah brightman – Hijo de la luna 
  4. James blund – You are beautiful 
  5. Oreyro – Me muero de amor
  6. Seal – All for love 
  7. Lara fabian – Je taime 
  8. Soul ballet – Her hood 
  9. Bryan adams – I think about you
  10. Albert morris — Feelings 

Background music for a banquet

To keep the festive mood throughout the wedding, future spouses need to make a selection of musical compositions for the background. Instrumental accompaniment for a banquet can be calm melodies, preferably without words. This will allow guests to easily talk to each other, and nothing will distract them. The tempo of the songs should be slow, the volume – low. Newlyweds can search for suitable melodies to accompany the wedding in the musical genres of lounge, ambient, soul, indie pop, or use this list:

  1. Royksopp - Poor Leno 
  2. Nouvelle vague – A forest 
  3. Nouvelle vague – Dereglee 
  4. Lemongrass – Aloha 
  5. Lemongrass – Harmony 
  6. Lemongrass – Lovely 
  7. The shadow of your smile 
  8. Astrud Gilberto- Agua de beber 
  9. Charles Aznavour – La Boheme (English) (feat. Josh Groban) 
  10. Nat king cole – Love 


Musical accompaniment at the wedding

Dance tracks

The dance stage of the wedding is accompanied by musical accompaniment, which is occasionally «diluted» calm songs for slow dancing. Fast, fun music is also suitable for competitions. Newlyweds can make a suitable selection of songs or invite a group whose live performance will surely create a special atmosphere at the wedding. Having decided to hire professionals for the performance, future spouses should listen to songs from their previous live concerts in order to evaluate the vocal performance of the frontman, the energy of the musical ensemble as a whole.

Suitable music:

  1. Danny – If Only You (MaxiGroove Project Remix) 
  2. Dj jim & Polyface feat. Jakoff – Just One Night (Tim3bomb Remix Edit) 
  3. Michael jackson – Rumba 
  4. Red hot chili peppers – Hollywood 
  5. The hooters – 500 Miles 
  6. Mungo jerry – Alright, alright, alright 
  7. Cosmo jarvis – She's got you 
  8. Fly project – Musica 
  9. Money m – Sunny 
  10. Earth wind & Fire – September