While your wedding day is a spectacular event to remember, the actual ceremony is a romantic experience that both bride and groom can truly cherish. The music you choose for your walking down the aisle song creates emotion that you and your guests will love. If you’re searching for inspiration for your wedding day music, then consider these top songs to walk down the aisle to.
Modern songs to walk down the aisle to
Many brides prefer modern songs to walk down the aisle to, as it suits their contemporary wedding and personal preferences. Also, modern songs tend to be those that many people know, and they may themselves have a connection to. Choosing a modern song can be difficult, as there are so many to opt from – however, a live musician or band can put their own unique spin and interpretation on your favourite song. You may want a chart hit or something by your favourite indie group – whatever you choose, a live band can help make it personal to you and your big day.
Popular walking down the aisle songs
Some popular walking down the aisle songs include those from a romantic film soundtrack, traditional wedding songs and classic songs like ‘Somewhere over the Rainbow’. Another popular choice is the song ‘Signed, Sealed, Delivered’ by Stevie Wonder. Popular wedding songs are ideal for those who don’t have a preference as to what music they require. They’re also perfect for those who wish to walk down the aisle to a song that every guest will know.
Traditional walking down the aisle wedding songs
For those who are getting married in a church, traditional walking down the aisle wedding songs are the perfect choice. You may prefer the traditional wedding march, known as ‘Here comes the bride’, the well-loved ‘Canon in D’ or a classical piece like ‘Arrival of the Queen of Sheba’.
A classical or traditional piece of music can be played by a live performer or band to enhance the romantic ambience of the ceremony. Alternatively, you may prefer a live organist as a more traditional means of music.
However, you can choose your favourite contemporary wedding song and have this playing as you walk down the aisle in church. A string quartet can add a special touch to your chosen song. Furthermore, it sounds stunning when played in a church setting.
Classic songs make the best walking down the aisle songs
Classic songs, such as ‘Hallelujah’ by Leonard Cohen or ‘At Last’ by Etta James sound beautiful sang acoustically or performed by a professional singer and they’re top songs to walk down the aisle to. A classic song sounds elegant, as well as fitting perfectly with the majority of wedding themes. Classic songs to walk down the aisle to tend to be simple, yet sophisticated, and they help to set the tone for the rest of the wedding day. If you’re planning a small, intimate wedding ceremony or are opting for a vintage wedding, then a classic song is an ideal option.
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