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violin cocktail hour music

Sara and Joe's Wedding

Sarah and Joe’s Playlist
Four Seasons Banquet House

October 13, 2018

Cocktail Hour - violin performance by Sarah - custom requests

Bridal Party Grand Entrance
You Make My Dreams -- Daryl Hall & John Oates

Dinner Music - Smooth Jazz & Easy Listening

Just My Imagination -- Peter White
Fiona's Song -- Brian Simpson
Forever In Love -- Kenny G
Wonderland -- Brian Simpson
Just The Way You Are -- Billy Joel
You've Got A Friend -- James Taylor
What A Wonderful World -- Louis Armstrong
Songbird -- Kenny G
You Make Me Smile -- Dave Koz
Love Theme From St. Elmo's Fire (Instrumental) -- David Foster
The Girl From Ipanema -- Brian Simpson
Some Kind Of Wonderful -- Peter Cincotti
Fly Me To The Moon -- Frank Sinatra
If Not for You -- Dave Koz
Just To See Her -- Smokey Robinson

Cake Cutting
How Sweet It Is -- Michael Bublé
Sugar, Sugar -- The Archies

First Dance
Perfect -- Ed Sheeran

Father & Daughter Dance
Friends -- Michael W. Smith

Mother & Son Dance
Sugar (The Voice Performance) -- Chris Jamison

Dancing
I Can't Help Falling In Love With You -- Elvis Presley
I Want You Back -- Jackson 5
September -- Earth Wind & Fire
Ain't Too Proud To Beg -- The Temptations
Dynamite -- Taio Cruz
Firework -- Katy Perry
Pennsylvania Polka -- Frank Yankovic
Y.M.C.A. -- Village People

Anniversary Dance
Remember When -- Alan Jackson

More Dancing
Electric Boogie -- Marcia Griffiths
Can't Stop The Feeling! -- Justin Timberlake
The Way You Make Me Feel -- Michael Jackson
We Are Family -- Sister Sledge
Gangnam Style -- Psy
The Twist -- Chubby Checker
Happy -- Pharrell Williams
Heaven -- Bryan Adams
Dancing Queen -- ABBA
Play That Funky Music -- Wild Cherry
Let's Groove -- Earth Wind & Fire
Shut Up And Dance -- Walk The Moon
Celebration -- Kool & The Gang
I Wanna Dance With Somebody -- Whitney Houston
That's What Friends Are For -- Dionne Warwick with Elton John, Gladys Knight & Stevie Wonder
Forever -- Chris Brown
A Sky Full of Stars -- Coldplay
Twist And Shout -- The Beatles
Old Time Rock And Roll -- Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
Let's Dance -- David Bowie
Sweet Caroline -- Neil Diamond
Cha Cha Slide -- Mr. C The Slide Man
The Chicken Dance -- The Wedding Party Players
Party in the U.S.A. -- Miley Cyrus
Bye Bye Bye -- 'N Sync
Don't Stop the Music -- Rihanna
Shout -- Isley Brothers
Unforgettable -- Nat "King" Cole & Natalie Cole
Little Brown Jug -- Glenn Miller
Isn't She Lovely -- Stevie Wonder
Ain't No Mountain High Enough -- Marvin Gaye
Don't Stop Believin' -- Journey

Last Dance
Save The Last Dance For Me -- Michael Bublé

Erica and Ryan's Wedding

Erica and Ryan's Playlist
Pittsburgh Airport Marriott

June 23, 2018

Ceremony Violin Music
Prelude - Pop/Love/Classical songs
Processionals:
Mothers - “Your Raise Me Up”
Bridesmaids - Canon in D”
Erica's Processional - “A Thousand Years,” Christina Perri
Recessional:
-Bruno Mars followed special requests for receiving line and cocktail hour:
-Hallelujah
-Can't take my eyes off of you
-Sugar
-Here comes the sun
-Viva la vida 

Ann & Eric

Ann and Eric's Playlist
Mattress Factory Museum
June 2, 2018

Cocktails - Piano and Violin Selections & DJ

You & Me –– Dave Matthews Band    
Stop This Train –– John Mayer    
I've Just Seen A Face –– The Beatles    
Make You Feel My Love –– Adele    
You've Got A Friend –– Carole King    
Collide –– Howie Day    
What a Wonderful World –– Eva Cassidy

Bridal Party Grand Entrance    
Si tu n'étais pas là –– Frehel    
Sugar  –– Robin Schulz f./Francesco Yates    

Dinner Music   
Let's Be Still –– The Head And The Heart    
Green Eyes –– Coldplay    
Your Song –– Ellie Goulding    
1 Somewhere Only We Know –– Keane    
You and I Both –– Jason Mraz    
Home –– Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros    
Colors –– Amos Lee    
1 2 3 4 –– Feist    
Universe & U –– KT Tunstall    
Hummingbird –– Wilco    
Soul Meets Body –– Death Cab For Cutie    
The Only Exception –– Paramore    
Strawberry Swing –– Coldplay    
Budapest –– George Ezra    
Raging Fire –– Phillip Phillips    
Riptide –– Vance Joy    
Shake –– The Head and the Heart    
Cupid –– Amy Winehouse    
You And I –– Wilco    
You Are The Best Thing –– Ray LaMontagne    

First Dance
Heaven Is All Around –– Estelle Blanca  

Father - Daughter Dance
Happy  –– Pharrell Williams    

Mother - Son Dance
Uptown Funk -- Mark Ronson f./Bruno Mars

Dancing   
Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (2003 Edit) –– Michael Jackson    
Dynamite –– Taio Cruz    
Twist And Shout –– The Beatles    
Let's Dance –– David Bowie    
Poker Face –– Lady Gaga    
You Really Got Me –– The Kinks    
Howlin' For You –– The Black Keys    
I Don't Want To Change You –– Damien Rice    

Shoe Game
Theme from "The Newlywed Game" –– The Gamers    

More Dancing!
Crazy In Love –– Beyoncé feat. Jay-Z    
You Know You Like It  –– DJ Snake & AlunaGeorge    
Dancing Queen –– ABBA    
This Is How We Do It –– Montell Jordan    
Hey Ya! (Radio Mix/Club Mix) –– OutKast    
You Make My Dreams (Remastered) –– Daryl Hall & John Oates    
Mambo No. 5 –– Lou Bega    
Yeah! –– Usher Featuring Lil' Jon & Ludacris    
Billie Jean –– Michael Jackson    
Don't Stop the Music –– Rihanna    
Simple Things  –– Miguel f./Chris Brown & Future    
To U –– Skrillex & Diplo f./AlunaGeorge    
Such Great Heights (Remastered) –– The Postal Service    
I Believe In A Thing Called Love –– The Darkness    
I Want To Hold Your Hand –– The Beatles    
Rather Be (feat. Jess Glynne) –– Clean Bandit    
2 Heads (Radio Mix) –– Coleman Hell    
TiK ToK –– Ke$ha    
Ain't Nobody (Loves Me Better) –– Felix Jaehn f./Jasmine Thompson    
Just Dance –– Lady Gaga    

Last Dance
Take Me Home Tonight –– Eddie Money

June and July Weddings


Claire and Doug's Wedding

Heinz Field, Hyundai Club Lounge - June 10, 2017

Thank you to Caitlin Thomas Photography for the above images!

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour: Tropical House Playlist
Bridal Party Grand Entrance “Bring Em Out,” T.I.
Bride and Groom Entrance "Teach Me How To Dougie,” Cali Swag District
Dinner Music: Tropical House continued
Cake Cutting: “Cake,” Rihanna
First Dance: “Yellow,” Coldplay
Last Dance: “Sweet Caroline,” Neil Diamond


Nikki Ross and Bobby’s Wedding

Double Tree by Hilton– June 23, 2017
 

Violin Ceremony and Cocktail Hour Music Highlights

Prelude Music -various classical music selections
Grandmother’s Processional– Largo from “Winter” Vivaldi
Mother’s Processional – continue playing Largo from “Winter” Vivaldi
Bridesmaid Processional- "Ave Maria" by J.S. Bach
Bridal Processional – Pachelbel’s "Canon in D"
Recessional – "Ode to Joy" by Beethoven
Cocktail Hour Violin Music –A combination of love, pop, jazz, oldies, and modern music


Melissa and Nathaniel's Wedding

The Timberhouse at Rolling Acres - June 24, 2017

 


Violin and Piano Ceremony Music Highlights

Prelude - Classical Music and  "A Thousand Years"
Mother's Processional - "Sheep May Safely Graze," by Bach
Bridesmaids and Flower Girl Processional - “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” by Bach
Bridal Processional- Pachelbel's “Canon in D”
Recessional - "Rondeau" by Mouret

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour- Coffee Shop
Bridal Party Grand Entrance - “Party Rock Anthem,” LMFAO
First Dance - “Tenerife Sea,” Ed Sheehan
Dinner Music - “Unforgettable,” Nat King Cole & then Vitamin Strings
Cake Cutting - “Love On Top,” Beyoncé
Father - Daughter Dance- “In My Life,” The Beatles
Garter Removal - “Let’s Get It On,” Marvin Gaye
Bouquet Toss - “Single Ladies,” Beyoncé
Garter Toss - “Eye of the Tiger,” Survivor
Garter Placement - “Brick House,” The Commodores
Dollar Dance - Frank Sinatra
Last Dance - “Wonderful Tonight,” Eric Clapton
 


Chelsea Gaab & Julian Pendergast

Le Mont Restaurant - July 1, 2017

 

Reception Highlights
Cocktail Hour: Easy Listening
Bridal Party Grand Entrance - “Marry You,” Bruno Mars
First Dance - “God Gave Me You,” Dave Barnes
Cake Cutting - “How Sweet It Is,” Marvin Gaye
Dinner Music - Vitamin String Quartet
Father - Daughter Dance - “Butterfly Kisses,” Rob Carlisle
Mother - Son Dance - “A Mother’s Song,” T. Carter
Anniversary Dance - “From The Ground Up,” Dan & Shay
Send Off - “Bye, Bye, Bye” N’Sync


April and Cornelius' Wedding

Embassy Suites -Coraopolis - July 28, 2017

Ceremony Violin Music Highlights

Bridesmaid Processional - "Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring" by Bach
Bridal Processional – Pachelbel’s "Canon in D"
Recessional – "Can You Feel The Love Tonight"  by Elton John