REPERTOIRE

 

Repertoire

 

The Elysium String Quartet will be happy to help you with the selection of pieces for your special event. If you are not sure what music is appropriate, we have a lot of experience selecting pieces to match your event and will be happy to help you. We provide music for:

Weddings – Corporate Functions – Birthday Parties – Anniversaries – Christenings – Funerals – Church Services
Bar and Bat Mitzvahs – Community Events – Country Clubs – Grand Openings – Private Parties – Restaurants

We have a large repertoire of pieces from classical, popular, dance, fiddle, and other genres. If there is a piece you want to hear and we don’t have it in our repertoire already, we can arrange it for a fee that covers cost of music and arranging time. Ask about any piece!

 

Wedding Suggestions:

Prelude
• Air (J.S. Bach)
• Arioso (J.S. Bach)
• Brandenburg Concerti (J.S. Bach)
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (J.S. Bach)
• Wachet auf (J.S. Bach)
• Meditation from Thaïs (Massenet)
• Alleluja from “Exultate Jubilate” (W. A. Mozart)
• Träumerei (R. Schumann)
• Winter from the Four Seasons (Antonio Vivaldi)
• Spring from the Four Seasons (Antonio Vivaldi)

Processional
Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)
• Aria from Xerxes (Handel)
Canon (in D) (Pachelbel)
Trumpet Tune (Purcell)
Wedding March (Wagner)

Recessional
Entrance of the Queen of Sheba (Handel)
Hornpipe from Water Music (Handel)
La Rejouissance (Handel)
• Wedding March (Mendelssohn)
Rondeau (Mouret)

Postlude
• Ode to Joy (Beethoven)
• Liebesfreud (Love’s Joy) (Fritz Kreisler)
Alleluja from “Exultate Jubilate” (W.A. Mozart)
• Rondeau from the Fairy Queen (Purcell)
• Sleeping Beauty Waltz (Tchaikovsky)

Hymns and Pieces for During the Ceremony
• Ave Maria (Bach-Gounod)
• Panis Angelicus (Franck)
• Ave Maria (Schubert)
• Amazing Grace
• Be Thou My Vision
• For the Beauty of the Earth
• In Christ Alone
• Love Divine All Loves Excelling

Popular Music
• Con Te Partiro (Sartori)
• The Godfather Theme
• Bittersweet Symphony (quartet)
• Moon River (Mercer/Mancini)
• Strauss Waltzes (Strauss)
• Wedding Tarantella (Traditional Italian)

 

 
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