May 4, 2013 – Oaks Pioneer Church, Sellwood

Ensemble: Solo Cello (Guy)

Prelude: Guy’s choice from his personal solo cello repertoire

1. Processional for groom and groomsmen: O Mio Babbino Caro, Puccini
2. Entrance of Maid of Honor and Bride The Swan, Saint-Saens
3. Recessional: La Vie En Rose, Piaf 

March 4, 2012 • Cathedral Park, St. Johns

Ensemble: Solo Cello (Ashia)

Prelude music: a selection of classical pieces chosen by a collaborative team including the Bride, Groom, B & G’s Personal Musical Expert Friend, and Collage Music’s director Susan and cellist Ashia.

1. Entrance of Groom and Family: The Swan – Saint-Saens
2. Entrance of Bride and Family: Nocturne Op. 9 No 2 – Chopin
3. Recessional: Mazel Tov – Traditional

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

July 3, 2010 • Hotel deLuxe

Ensemble: String Trio  (Elizabeth, Hillary, and Kristin)

Prelude: musicians’ choice of baroque, classical, and romantic selections

1. Seating of family and attendants’ processional: Cello Suite No. 1 prelude – J. S. Bach (solo cello)
2. Entrance of the bride: The Swan – Camille Saint-Saens
3. Recessional: “All I Ask of You” – Andrew Lloyd Webber