Wedding Music Selection

Please contact our music director, Edwin Kotchian, for assistance.  (203) 758-4056, ext. 15.  [email protected]


Entrances (usually these are instrumental-only with no singing)

Canon in D (Johann Pachelbel)

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Johann Sebastian Bach)

The Prayer (Carole Bayer Sager and David Foster)


Songs during the Offertory

The Bridal Prayer (Roger Copeland)

Faith, Hope and Love (Stephen Dean)

Lord of All Hopefulness (Jan Struther)

When Love is Found (Brian Wren)

Wherever You Go (Gregory Norbet)


Songs during Communion

Gift of Finest Wheat (Robert E. Kreutz and Omer Westendorf)

I Received the Living God (Steve Grundy)

Panis Angelicus (Cesar Franck)

The Supper of the Lord (Laurence Rosania)

Taste and See (James E. Moore, Jr.)


Songs during Communion Meditation

Ave Maria (Franz Schubert)

May God Bless You (George Van Grieken)

One Hand, One Heart (Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim)

Where Love is Found (Dan Schutte)

You Raise Me Up (Rolf Lovland and Brendan Graham)


Recessionals (usually these are instrumental-only with no singing)

Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee (Ludwig van Beethoven)

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling (Rowland H. Prichard)

Wedding March (Felix Mendelssohn)


Unless otherwise specified, the following music will be provided for the Mass parts:

Responsorial psalm: Psalm 128 – May the Lord bless us all the days of our lives.

Gospel acclamation: Celtic Alleluia (Fintan O’Carroll and Christopher Walker)

Mass setting: Mass of Christ the Savior (Dan Schutte)