Solo repertoire

Solo Violin Repertoire for Weddings & Other Functions

You can choose music from a comprehensive list, leave it to my discretion or specify a genre from Classical to popular favourites.

Below are some recommendations to get you started.

Pieces for before the ceremony:

Vivaldi Spring

Bach Air from suite no.3

Handel water music

Schumann Traumerei

Pieces to walk down the aisle to:

Wagner Bridal chorus

Mendelssohn Bridal march

Air from Handel’s Water Music

Pachebel Canon

Some suggestions for during the signing of the register:

Mozart Ave verum

Massenet Meditation

Bach Air from suite no.3

Elgar┬áSalut d’amour

Elgar Chanson de matin

Handel water music

Bach Ave maria

Greig Wedding day at Troldhaugen

Dvorak Slavonic Dance

Pachelbel Canon

Schubert Ave Maria

The Last Rose of Summer

Recessional (pieces to leave to):

Madness It must be love

Vivaldi Spring

Vivo per lei

You’re So Cool (from True Romance)

Tujhe Dekha To Yeh Jaana (Bollywood)

For after the ceremony:

Close To You

Ashokan Farewell

Fields Of Gold

Gershwin:

Embraceable you

Summertime

Oh Lady be good

S’ wonderful

Bess you is my woman now

I got rhythm

They can’t take that away from me

Comprehensive repertoire list

Classical

Bach:

  • Air
  • Ave Maria
  • Sheep may safely graze
  • Solo sonatas and partitas

Brahms Melody

Dvorak Slavonic Dance no.8

Elgar Salut d’amour

Glasunov Meditation

Greig Wedding day at Troldhaugen

Handel Hornpipe

Massenet Meditation

Mendelssohn Wedding march

Mozart:

  • Romance from Eine Kleine Nacht Musik
  • Mozart Allelujah

Pachelbel Canon in D

Purcell Trumpet tune

Schubert Ave Maria

Schumann Traumerie

Smetena Melody from Vltava

Vivaldi Melodies from Winter and Spring from the 4 seasons

Folk & light jazz

Berlin: Cheek to cheek

Gershwin:

  • Embraceable you
  • Summertime
  • It ain’t necessarily so
  • Let’s call the whole thing off
  • Oh lady be good
  • ‘s wonderful
  • Bess, you is my woman now
  • I got rhythm
  • They can’t take that away from me

Frank Sinatra:

  • Come fly with me
  • I’ve got you under my skin
  • Fly me to the moon

Stevenson The last rose of summer

Over the rainbow

Ungar Ashokan Farewell

Stage & screen

Titanic theme

Wouldn’t it be loverly

I could have danced all night

On the street where you live

I’ve grown accustomed to your face

Getting to know you

Younger than springtime

Vivo per lei

Romeo and Juliet

Somewhere there’s a place for us

Can you feel the love tonight

Bollywood

Tujhe dekha to yeh janna

Pehla Nasha

Jaadu teri nazar

Ek ladki ko dekha

Didi tera devar deewana

Jadoo bhari

Keh do ek baar sajana

Gali mein chand

Mere mehboob mere sanam

Pop songs

Hans Zimmer You’re so cool

Coldplay: Viva la Vida

Eva Cassidy:

  • Wade in the water
  • Fields of gold
  • They long to be close to you

Madness: It must be love

Love Story

To make you feel my love

How deep is your love

Ain’t no sunshine

Killing me softly

Unchained melody

We’ve only just begun

Slumdog Millionaire: Latika’s Theme

Vanessa Paradis: Be my baby

Beach Boys: Wouldn’t it be nice

U2:

  • One
  • Beautiful day
  • Sweetest thing

Extreme:

  • More than words
  • When I first kissed you

Run to you

Birdhouse in your soul

Gypsy melodies

Song of the Kujawiacy

Jovano Jovanke

Makedonsko devojce

Kolo resavka

Serbian rumba

Opa cupa

Adje Jano

Talijanska

Geamparale

Csak egy kislan van a vilagon

Katjusha

Kikko

Rumunska igra

Djunjuritsa

If there’s a piece of music you would like but it’s not on the list, let me know and I can arrange it for a small additional fee. All I need is a youtube link to the piece you would like.