Please consult these guidelines when you are ready to choose the music for your wedding. The MP3 player Wedding Music Sampler below includes music files for the entire listing of recommended repertoire.

When you have made your selections, please use this form to send them to Dr. Mark Bani, Director of Music at OSJ.

Wedding Music Sampler

Processional Music

  1. Trumpet Tune in D Major • Henry Purcell
  2. Trumpet Voluntary in D major • Jeremiah Clarke
  3. Air in F Major • George Frideric Handel
  4. Rondeau • Jean Joseph Mouret
  5. Canon in D Major • Johann Pachelbel
  6. Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring (Cantata no. 147) • Johann Sebastian Bach
  7. Rigaudon (Idoménée) • André Campra

Responsorial Psalm

  1. Psalm 103 • REFRAIN: “The Lord is compassion and love, the Lord is compassion and love.” Alan Rees, Simon Lesley
  2. Psalm 127 • REFRAIN: “May the Lord watch over this house and keep us in peace.” A. Gregory Murray, Simon Lesley
  3. Psalm 34 • REFRAIN: “Taste, O taste, and see that the Lord is good.” Richard Lloyd, Colin Mawby
  4. Psalm 128 • REFRAIN: “May the Lord bless and protect us all the days of our life.” A. Gregory Murray, Timothy Blinko
  5. Psalm 33 • REFRAIN: “The earth is full of the goodness of the Lord.” J. Robert Carroll, Timothy Blinko

Offertory Music during the Preparation of the Gifts (if a Mass)

or Music after the Exchange of Vows and Rings (if Ceremony only, no Mass)

  1. Un poco Allegro (Trio Sonata no. 4 in E minor), BWV 528 • Johann Sebastian Bach
  2. Air (Suite no. 3 in D Major), BWV 1068 • Johann Sebastian Bach
  3. Voluntary no. 1 in D Major • William Boyce
  4. Pavane (Rhythmic Suite) • Robert Elmore
  5. Fugue in G Major, BWV 577 (gigue) • Johann Sebastian Bach
  6. Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring (Cantata no. 147) • Johann Sebastian Bach

Vocal Solos (Following Communion Hymn)

  1. Ave Maria • Franz Schubert (sung in Latin)
  2. Panis Angelicus • César Franck (sung in Latin)
  3. Rise Up, My Love • Healey Willan
  4. Be Thou With Them • Johann Sebastian Bach
  5. Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring • Johann Sebastian Bach

Recessional Music

  1. Trumpet Voluntary in D Major • John Stanley
  2. Hornpipe (Water Music Suite) • George Frideric Handel
  3. Toccata (Symphony no. 5) • Charles-Marie Widor
  4. Trumpet Tune in D Major • David Johnson
  5. Finale (Symphony no. 1) • Louis Vierne
  6. Ode To Joy (Symphony no. 9) • Ludwig van Beethoven
  7. A Trumpet Minuet • Alfred Hollins