August 13, 2011 • David Hill Winery

Ensemble: Flute/Saxophone, Guitar, Cello (Susan, David, Skip)

Prelude: musicians’ choice of elegant romantic classical

1. Processional for parents and attendants: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring – Bach
2. Entrance of the bride: Canon in D – Pachelbel
3. Recessional: Wedding March – Mendelssohn

Cocktail hour: swing jazz standards with saxophone in place of flute

August 27, 2011 • The Aerie at Eagle Landing

Ensemble: String Trio (Elizabeth, Tatiana, & Kristin)

1. Processional for parents and attendants: Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso – Morricone
2. Entrance of the bride: Into The West (from Lord of the Rings)
3. Ceremony interlude: (communion) Liebestraum – Liszt
4. Recessional: Viva La Vida – Coldplay

August 6, 2011 • Linfield College Campus

Ensemble: String Quartet (Justin, Lauren, Mattie, Skip)

Prelude: musicians’ choice of traditional baroque and classical

1. Parents’ formal seating piece: Flower Duet – Delibes
2. Processional for attendants: Canon in D – Pachelbel
3. Entrance of the bride:Jesu, joy of man’s desiring – Bach
4. Recessional: Under the Sea (from “The Little Mermaid”)

Postlude: Custom medley of Disney songs including “Be Our Guest”, “Kiss The Girl”, “Whole New World”, and “Beauty and the Beast”.

July 17, 2011 • DeArmand Garden Estate

Ensemble: String Trio (Justin, Lauren, & Skip)

Prelude: La Vie en Rose, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, and other selections chosen by the musicians

1. Processional for parents and attendants: The Girl With The Flaxen Hair – Debussy
2. Entrance of the bride: Meditation from Thais – Massenet
3. Unity Candle: Arioso – Bach
4. Communion: Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso – Morricone
5. Recessional: Beautiful Day – U2

July 23, 2011 • Resort at the Mountain

Ensemble: String Trio (Justin, Lauren & Guy)

Prelude: elegant traditional classical

1. Processional for parents and attendants: La Vie En Rose – Edith Piaf
2. Entrance of the bride: Bridal Chorus – Wagner
3. Recessional: Ode to Joy – Beethoven

July 3, 2011 • Red Ridge Farms

 Ensemble: Flute & Guitar duo w/vocals (Susan & David)

1. Processional for parents and attendants: Canon in D – Pachelbel
2. Entrance of the bride: Crazy Love – Van Morrison (instrumental)
3. Recessional: I’m Yours – Jason Mraz (vocal)

May 21, 2011 • Lewis River Golf Course

Ensemble: flute/saxophone, guitar, cello

Prelude: musicians’ choice of traditional baroque and romantic classical

1. Processional for parents and attendants: Cello Suite No.1 Prelude – Bach (played on solo cello)
2. Entrance of the bride: Canon in D – Pachelbel (all instruments)
3. Recessional: “Viva La Vida” – Coldplay

Cocktails/reception: vintage jazz & swing with saxophone, guitar & cello.

August 14, 2010 • The Oregon Garden

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin and guitar (Susan, Lauren & Bret)

Prelude: musicians’ choice of romantic classical

1. Processional for parents and grandparents: Wachet Auf – Bach
2. Processional for bridal party: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring– Bach
3. Entrance of the bride: Canon in D – Pachelbel
4. Recessional: Ode To Joy – Beethoven

August 7, 2010 • Sauvie Island private residence

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, and cello

Prelude: musicians’ choice of baroque and classical

1. Processional for parents: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring – Bach
2. Processional for attendants: Wachet Auf – Bach
3. Entrance of the bride: Cello Suite No. 1, prelude – Bach (solo cello)
4. Hymn: Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing
5. Second hymn: Whitman Hymn, sung by bridesmaids and accompanied by the trio
6. Recessional: “You Make My Dreams Come True” – Hall & Oates

July 17, 2010 • Gray Gables Estate

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, and cello

Prelude: traditional baroque and classical selections

1. Processional for parents, officiant, groom and groomsmen: Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel
2. Processional for bridesmaids, flower girl and ring bearer: “A Whole New World”, from Aladdin – Alan Menken & Tim Rice
3. Entrance of the bride: Bridal Chorus – Richard Wagner
4. Music for sand ceremony, communion, and silent prayer: “You Raise Me Up” – Josh Groban
5. Recessional: Wedding March – Felix Mendelssohn

July 10, 2010 • Bridal Veil Lakes

Ensemble: Solo Cello (Kristin)

Prelude: Kristin’s choice of classical selections from her personal solo cello repertoire

1. Processional for everyone including the bride: “Somewhere Over The Rainbow” – Harold Arlen
2. Musical interlude during ceremony: An improvised pizzicato accompaniment (based on the chords for Schubert’s Ave Maria), played lightly underneath a reading from “The Velveteen Rabbit”
3. Recessional: “All You Need Is Love” – the Beatles

June 25, 2010 • Historic Flavel House, Astoria

Ensemble: Cello & guitar duo (Skip and Bret)

Prelude: romantic classical

1. Processional for parents: Gymnopedie No. 1 – Erik Satie
2. Processional for bridal party: “God Only Knows” – the Beach Boys
3. Entrance of the bride: Love Theme from Cinema Paradiso – Ennio Morricone
4. Recessional: “Dreams” – the Cranberries, sung by a friend of the bride and accompanied by the duo

September 26, 2009 • The Oregon Garden

Ensemble: Collage Trio (flute, guitar, cello)

Processional for parents and attendants: “Something” – the Beatles

Entrance of the bride: “The Rainbow Connection” – Kermit
• Our guitarist Bret played banjo for this one.

Recessional: “Eight Miles Wide” – Storm Large

(Instrumental versions for all three songs)

September 12, 2009 • Garden Vineyards

Ensemble: Quartet of flute, violin, guitar, cello

Processional for everyone including bride: “Chasing Cars” – Snow Patrol
• Instrumental arrangement featuring additional musical intensity/volume upon entrance of bride.

Recessional: “The Way I Am” – Ingrid Michaelson
• Sung by flutist/vocalist Susan Langenes

August 29, 2009 • Oregon Golf Club

Ensemble: Collage Trio (flute/saxophone, guitar, bass)

Processional for parents and attendants: ”La Mer” (AKA “Beyond the Sea”) – Charles Trenet

Entrance of the bride: “La Vie En Rose” – Edith Piaf

Recessional: “Fly Me To The Moon” (saxophone for this one)

August 8, 2009 • Oregon City private residence

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, cello

Processional for parents: Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel

Processional for attendants: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring (Cantata No. 147, mvt. 10) – J. S. Bach

Entrance of the bride: Trumpet Voluntary – J. Clarke

Recessional: Hornpipe from Watermusic – Handel; followed by Ode To Joy – Beethoven

July 11, 2009 • Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

Ensemble: Strings + Flute quartet

Processional for everyone including bride: Winter from the Four Seasons – Vivaldi

Mid-ceremony interlude: Hymn 516 “The Holy Spirit”
(we accompanied two singers who were wedding attendees)

Recessional: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, Allegro (first movement) – J. S. Bach

June 27, 2009 • Skamania Lodge

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, cello

Processional for parents and attendants: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring (Cantata No. 147, mvt. 10) – J. S. Bach

Entrance of the bride: Bridal Chorus – Richard Wagner

Recessional: Wedding March – Felix Mendelssohn

May 7, 2009 • Abernethy Center

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, cello

Processional for Maid of Honor and Bride: A Winter’s Willow -Ralph Vaughn Williams
• For the MOH, our violinist played the melody solo.
• Upon the entrance of the bride, the rest of us joined, thus intensifying the piece for dramatic effect.

Interlude music (for wine ceremony): Air on the G String – Bach (short 40-second version)

Recessional: La Rejouissance – Handel