<I>Well-Tempered Weddings</I> is a one-stop clearinghouse for pianists who play for weddings. With styles ranging from classical to contemporary, this anthology is a must-have for today's bride and groom, and contains service music for preludes, processionals, bridal marches, unity candle lightings, recessionals and postludes. Although each piano selection can be played as a solo, there are optional instrumental obbligatos for some pieces, featuring cello, oboe, trumpet, flute and violin. It contains several classic and contemporary vocal selections suitable for use before and during the wedding ceremony. This book has a special binding which allows it to lay flat on the music rack no matter what page you are on. In addition, Well-Tempered Weddings contains the following bonus products: Separate music sheets for the vocalist and instrumentalist, double listening CD containing all selections, accompaniment tracks for all of the vocal songs, additional listening CDs are available for sale separately, repertoire suggestions for the ceremony, sample service order, reproducible wedding checklist for the bride and groom starting 9 months prior to the wedding day.
Songs include <i>A Wedding Blessing • A on the G String • Andante from Mozart's Piano Concerto in C Major • Ave Maria • Be Thou My Vision • Bridal Chorus from "Lohengrin" • Pachelbel's Canon in D Major • Danse Joyeux • Forever (Interlude) • Holy Ground/Majesty and Glory of Your Name • Hornpipe from Handel's "Water Music" • I Will Be Here • In This Very Room • Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring • Joyful March • Joysong • Largo from "Xerxes • Liebestraum • Lord, Be Glorified • Love Will Be Our Home • Loving You is Joy (Interlude) • My Heart Ever Faithful • Ode to Joy • Bach's Prelude No. 1 • Rondeau • Savior, Like a Shepherd, Lead Us • Season's of Life • Sheep May Safely Graze • Song of Community • Spring Comes Early • The Greatest of These Is Love • The Irish Wedding Song • The Lord's Prayer by Malotte (low and medium voicings) • The Rejoicing from "Music for the Royal Fireworks" • To Make you Feel My Love • Together(Interlude) • Trumpet Tune • Trumpet Voluntary • Wedding Music from "A Midsummer Night's Dream • The Wedding Song • You Are the One That I Want.</i>