August 27, 2010 • First Baptist Church

Ensemble: String Quartet 

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

1. Formal seating of family: O Mio Babbino Caro – Puccini
2. Processional for bridal party: Air on the G String – J. S. Bach
3. Entrance of the bride: Canon in D – Pachelbel

4. Music for the unity candle and communion: Ave Maria – Franz Schubert
5. Recessional: Spring, from the Four Seasons – Vivaldi

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

May 29, 2010 • The Governor Hotel

Ensemble: flute and guitar duo

Prelude: musicians’ choice of romantic classical

1. Processional for family and attendants: Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel
2. Entrance of the bride: “Love Of A Lifetime” – Firehouse
3. Recessional: Spring, from the Four Seasons – Antonio Vivaldi

December 27, 2009 • St. Luke’s Lutheran Church

Ensemble: Collage Trio (flute, guitar, bass)

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

Entrance of the bride: Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel

Ceremony song: “The Prayer” – Carole Bayer Sager & David Foster
• Sung by Susan and David Langenes while David played guitar and our bassist accompanied

Recessional: Hornpipe from Watermusic – Handel

October 23, 2009 • Camp Colton

Ensemble: Trio of flute, violin, cello

Processional for parents: Winter from the Four Seasons – Vivaldi

Processional attendants: Canon in D – Johann Pachelbel

Entrance of the bride: Bridal Chorus – Richard Wagner

Recessional: Ode To Joy – Beethoven

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

March 13, 2009 • The Crown Ballroom

Ensemble: Quartet of flute + strings with Eric Stern, operatic tenor and pianist

Processional for parents: Air from Watermusic – Handel

Processional for attendants: Canon in D – Pachelbel

Entrance of the bride: Bridal Chorus – Wagner

Ceremony interlude song: “The Lord’s Prayer” – Alfred H. Malotte
Our tenor Eric sang this and played piano; the flute and strings accompanied him also.
As I recall the audience responded with unexpected applause!

Recessional: “All You Need Is Love” – Beatles
Again sung by Eric who played piano; with flute and strings accompanying also.