Church Wedding Music






Eve loves working closely with each couple and is delighted to offer her musical expertise when it comes to choosing music for your wedding ceremony. Eve will provide beautiful prelude music for your guests as they arrive to your ceremony. Please see a selection of Eve’s repertoire listed below. Music requests catered for.

Listen IG = Listen to a video clip on instagram @eve_stafford_music

Listen YT = Listen to a video on YouTube Channel

Listen SC = Listen to a recording from SOUNDCLOUD

A thousand years – Listen IG
All I want is you – U2

Dreams – acoustic version – Listen IG
Falling slowly – Listen IG
Feels like home – Listen YT
How Long will I love you – Listen YT
Can’t help falling in love with you – Listen on IG
I choose you (The Wedding song) – Listen IG

I loved her first – Listen in IG
In a Country Churchyard
Like I’m gonna lose you (Meghan Trainor)

Once in a lifetime – Austin Landon – Listen on IG

Only you – Sinéad O’Connor – Listen on IG

Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Songbird – Listen SC
The First Time Ever I saw your Face
The Forever now from ‘This is us’ Listen YT
This I promise you Listen IG
The One | Kodaline Listen YT
The Wedding song (You by my side)
The Wedding song (Take my heart, take my hand – Emily Hackett) – Listen IG
You are the Reason | Calum Scott – Listen YT
When the right one comes along – from Nashville – Listen YT

Popular Instrumentals
Canon in D | Pachelbel
Bridal March | Wagner
Gabriel’s Oboe | Morricone
My Lagan Love | Tradtional Irish
Spring from the four seasons- Vivaldi

Marriage candles: (Very short part of mass- can be nice to do a short instrumental of previous piece)
Mo ghile mear Listen IG
Bi íosa im chroíse – Listen IG
Inis Oirr | DeDannan Version
Siúil a Rún
She moved through the fair – Listen IG
When love is found

An Coolin
Eleanor Plunkett
Inis Oirr
Glasgow Love theme
River flows in you – Yiruma
Sí Bheag, Sí Mhór

Psalm: (Psalm must be liturgical)
As the Deer – Listen SC
Cloud’s Veil – Listen IG
Here I am Lord | A Thiarna Chugat Mé – Listen YT
Hiding Place | Mo ghrá Thú, a Thiarna – Listen IG
I have loved you with an everlasting love
On Eagles Wings
‘Sé an Tiarna Maoire
Sing A Song to the Lord’s Holy Name
Song of Ruth Listen YT
The Lord’s My Shepherd
Wherever you go (Ruth’s song)

Alleluia: (Aka Gospel acclamation)
Celtic Alleulia
Fintan O’Carroll Alleluia
Liam Lawton Alleulia
Alleulia sung in the style of Leonard Cohen ‘Hallelujah’ – Listen YT
Seinn Alleulia

Unity marriage candle:
Amazing Grace – Listen YT
Bi Iosa im’ Chroise
Fields of Gold
One Hand, One Heart | Westside Story
My Lagan Love –Listen YT
Songbird – Listen YT
Set your Heart on the higher gifts
When Love is Found

Braveheart Theme
Portugese Love Theme
Inis Oirr
Air on a G String
The river flows in you

Ag Criost an síol
As I kneel before you – Listen YT
Ave Maria – Listen IG
B’íosa im chroise – Listen IG
Cloud’s Veil – listen
Gifts of bread and wine
I watched the sunrise – LIsten SC

Due to Covid19 restrictions there is no Sign of Peace at the moment therefore music is not required here.

Dona Nobis Pacem – Mozart
Is tabhair dom do lámh
I wanna hold your hand – Beatles
Let there be love –  listen
Let there be Peace on Earth
Make me a Channel of your Peace
River flows in you – instrumental
The Peace of Christ

Communion: Please choose two pieces
As I kneel before you
Ave Maria – Schubert | Gounod – Listen YT
Ave Maria – Beyoncé – Listen IG
All I ask of You from The Phantom of the Opera – Listen IG
Bright Blue Rose – Listen IG
Cloud’s Veil – Listen IG
Fall on me – Andrea Bocelli – Listen YT
Hiding Place
Here I am Lord | A Thiarna Chugat Mé – Listen YT
I watch the sunrise – Listen SC
Lady of Knock
May the road rise to meet you (An old Irish Blessing) – Listen SC
Nella Fantasia (Gabriel’s Oboe Italian song version) – Listen IG
O mio Babbino Caro – Listen YT
Panis Angelicus
Pie Jesu – Andrew Lloyd Webber
Seek ye First
The Prayer
The Lord Bless you & keep you – John Rutter – Listen YT
You Raise me Up – LIsten YT
Voice of an Angel

Signing of the register: Please choose two pieces
All I ask of you | Phantom of the Opera
Always remember us this way from A Star is BornListen YT
A million dreams from The Greatest Showman – Listen IG
Bright Blue Rose – Listen IG
Can you Feel the Love Tonight – Listen YT
Dream a little dream of me – Listen YT
Days like This – Van Morrison/ Dermot Kennedy
Endless love – Listen IG
Heaven – Bryan Adams – Listen YT
Home to you (Sigrid)  – Listen IG
I get to love you – Listen IG
I see the light from Tangled
I wanna hold your hand – Beatles
Il mondo e nostro (Rule the World)
For good – from Wicked – Listen YT
From this moment on – Shania Twain
Grow old with me – Tom Odell
La Vie en Rose – Listen on IG
Love me tender – Elvis
Moonriver – Listen YT
More than words
Make you feel my love
Never Enough – The Greatest Showman – Listen YT
No Frontiers – Listen IG
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Rise up – Andra Day – Listen SC
Sanctuary from Nashville tv Show –  Listen YT
Somewhere only we know – Lily Allen – Listen IG
Somewhere over the Rainbow – Listen YT
The Rose
The first day of my life – Bright eyes – Listen IG
The Voyage – Listen YT
Your Song | Ellie Goulding or Elton John version
You are the Reason | Calum Scott – LIsten YT
You belong to me | Jason Wade version – Listen YT
Your song – Ellie Goulding/ Elton John
You’re still the one – Shania Twain
Warm – Coronas
Wings – Birdy

Recessional: Upbeat Instrumental is ideal as congregation will be cheering & clapping
A moment like this
All you need is love – Beatles
Be my Forever – Ed Sheeran & Christina Perri – LIsten YT
Come what May from Moulin Rouge
Dreams – Cranberries – Listen on IG
Friday I’m in Love
Happy together – The Turtles
Here comes the sun – Beatles – Listen on IG
Higher and Higher
I’m a believer
Ho hey (I belong with you) – Lumineers
Love is in the Air – John Paul Young

Nothing’s gonna stop us now
My Girl

Stand by me – Listen IG
Take my Hand – Picture This
Top of the World – The Carpenters – Listen YT
You can’t hurry love
You’ve got the Love

Instrumental Ideas
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba – Handel
Jesu Joy – Bach
O’Carolan’s Concerto (Traditional)
Viva la vida – Coldplay
Water Music – Handel
Wedding March – Mendelssohn
One day like this – Elbow
Viva La Vida – Coldplay

Sample Wedding Program

Entrance: How Long will I love you 

Marriage candles: When love is found

Psalm: Mo ghrá thu

Alleluia: Seinn Alleulia

Unity marriage candle: Amazing Grace

Offertory: As I kneel before you 

Sign of Peace: Let there be love shared among us

Nella Fantasia
The Prayer

Signing of the register:
I can’t help Falling in Love
Make you feel my love

Recessional: Dreams – Cranberries