Recessional Songs

Download our Wedding Songs Planner mobile app so you can plan on the go!

Song Artist Genre iTunes
#34 Dave Matthews Band Rock Dave Matthews Band - Under the Table and Dreaming - #34
A Whole New World Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle R&B Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle - Aladdin (Original Soundtrack) - A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme) [Soundtrack Version]
Addicted To Love Robert Palmer Rock Robert Palmer - Riptide - Addicted to Love
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough Marvin Gaye R&B Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - Marvin Gaye: Gold - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
All I Want Is You Tristan Prettyman Rock All I Want Is You (Live) - Live Session (iTunes Exclusive) - EP
All My Life K-Ci & JoJo R&B K-Ci & JoJo - Love Always - All My Life
Allegro Maestro George F Handel Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Anthem  Suzanne Ciani Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
At Last Etta James Jazz Etta James - At Last! (Remastered) - At Last
Autumn Antonio Vivaldi Classical The Vivaldi Philharmonic Orchestra - Vivaldi - Greatest Composed Moments - Autumn (Concerto # 3 In F Major, Rv 293)/ Allegro/Adagio Molto/Allegro
Badinerie (from Orchestral Suite No. 2) Johann Sebastian Bach Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Beautiful Day U2 Rock U2 - All That You Can't Leave Behind - Beautiful Day
Book Of Days Enya New Age Enya - Paint the Sky With Stars - The Best of Enya - Book of Days
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 Johann Sebastian Bach Classical Johann Sebastian Bach & Various Artists - Bach: Adagio - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 Johann Sebastian Bach Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Canon in D major Johann Pachelbel Classical Canon In D Major - Here Comes the Bride
Celebration Kool & The Gang Disco Kool & The Gang - Funk Essentials: Celebration - The Best of Kool & the Gang 1979-1987 - Celebration
Concerto grosso in D Minor,” Op. 2, No. 3 (Presto) Francesco Geminiani Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Coronation March Sir William Walton Classical Barry Wordsworth & BBC Concert Orchestra - The Last Night of the Proms - Crown Imperial, A Coronation March
Cowboy Take Me Away Dixie Chicks Country Dixie Chicks - Fly - Cowboy Take Me Away
(Everything I Do) I Do For You Bryan Adams Rock Bryan Adams - The Best of Me - (Everything I Do) I Do It for You
Exultate, Jubilate Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Fly Me To The Moon Frank Sinatra Oldies Frank Sinatra - Down with Love - Fly Me to the Moon
Forever And For Always Shania Twain Country Shania Twain - Shania Twain: Greatest Hits - Forever and for Always
From This Moment On Cole Porter (Lena Horne & Lennie Hayton) Oldies A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
From This Moment On Shania Twain & Bryan White Country Shania Twain & Bryan White - Come on Over - From This Moment On
Fugue in E-Flat Major (from St. Anne) Johann Sebastian Bach Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Hallelujah Chorus GF Handel (American Pops Orchestra) Classical Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Margaret Hillis & Sir Georg Solti - Handel: Messiah - Messiah: 42. Chorus: "Hallelujah"
Happy Together The Turtles Oldies The Turtles - Happy Together - Happy Together
Here And Now Luther Vandross R&B Luther Vandross - The Essential Luther Vandross - Here and Now
Hey Soul Sister Train Rock Hey, Soul Sister - Single - Train
Highland Cathedral The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Celtic The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards - Highland Cathedral - Highland Cathedral
Honey Bee Blake Shelton Country Honey Bee - Red River Blue (Deluxe Version)
Hornpipe George Frideric Handel Classical George Frideric Handel - Classical Moods - 100 Top Classical Favorites of All Time - Hornpipe
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) James Taylor Rock James Taylor - James Taylor: Greatest Hits - How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You)
I Got You (I Feel Good) James Brown R&B James Brown - James Brown: Make It Funky - The Big Payback 1971-1975 - I Feel Good
I Got You Babe Sonny & Cher Rock Sonny and Cher - The Essentials: Sonny & Cher - I Got You Babe
I Love Lucy Theme Wilbur Hatch & Orchestra Jazz Soundtrack & Theme Orchestra - 50 Classic TV Themes - Theme from I Love Lucy
I Love You Martina McBride Country I Love You - Greatest Hits
I Was Made For You She & Him Rock I Was Made for You - Volume One
I’m A Believer Smash Mouth Rock All Star Smash Hits - Smash Mouth
Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring Johann S Bach Classical Johann Sebastian Bach - Beethoven, Bach, Mozart, and More! - 'Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring' - Bach (Classical Piano)
Joy George Winston Christian A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Linus & Lucy Vince Guaraldi Trio Jazz Vince Guaraldi Trio - A Charlie Brown Christmas - Linus & Lucy
Little Martha Allman Brothers Band Rock A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Livin’ On A Prayer Bon Jovi Rock Bon Jovi - Slippery When Wet - Livin' on a Prayer
Love And Marriage Frank Sinatra Oldies Frank Sinatra - The Capitol Years - Love and Marriage
Love Of My Life Sammy Kershaw Country Sammy Kershaw - 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Sammy Kershaw - Love of My Life
Love On Top Beyonce R&B Love On Top - 4
Love Will Keep Us Together Captian & Tennille Rock Captain & Tennille - Ultimate Collection: Captain & Tennille - Love Will Keep Us Together
Love You I Do Jennifer Hudson R&B Jennifer Hudson - Dreamgirls (Music from the Motion Picture) - Love You I Do
Lovely Day Bill Withers R&B Lovely Day - Bill Withers' Greatest Hits
Marry You Bruno Mars Dance Marry You - Doo-Wops & Hooligans
My Love The Bird & The Bee Pop My Love - Ray Guns Are Not Just the Future
No One Alicia Keys R&B Alicia Keys - No One - Single - No One
Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now Starship Rock Starship - VH1 Music First: Behind the Music - The Jefferson Airplane / Jefferson Starship / Starship Collection - Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now
Now Thank We All Our God Johann Sebastian Bach Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Ode To Joy Ludwig van Beethoven Classical Beethoven, Ludwig van - Beethoven, Bach, Mozart, and More! - 'Ode to Joy' (Beethoven's Ninth Symphony)
Oh! You Pretty Things David Bowie Rock A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Once In A Lifetime Keith Urban Country Once In a Lifetime - Keith Urban: Greatest Hits
Psalm 19 Benedetto Marcello Christian A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Rhythm Of Love Plain White T’s Rock Rhythm of Love - Wonders of the Younger
Rondeau (from Abdelezar) Henry Purcell Classical Purcell Quartet - A Purcell Miscellany - Abdelazar, Z. 570 (excerpts): Rondeau
Rondeau (Theme from Masterpiece Theater) Jean Joseph Mouret Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
She Loves You The Beatles Rock She Loves You - Past Masters, Vols. 1 & 2
Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I’m Yours Stevie Wonder R&B Stevie Wonder - Stevie Wonder: The Definitive Collection - Signed, Sealed, Delivered I'm Yours
Soak Up The Sun Sheryl Crow Rock The Very Best of Sheryl Crow (Digital Version) - Sheryl Crow
Sonata in G Major Giuseppe Tartini Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Spring Antonio Vivaldi Classical Antonio Vivaldi - Classical Moods - 100 Top Classical Favorites of All Time - Spring' from 'The Four Seasons - Violin Concerto In e Major
Star Wars Theme John Williams Classical John Williams and the Boston Pops Orchestra - Encore!: Best of the Boston Pops - Main Title Theme from Star Wars
Sunshine of My Life Stevie Wonder R&B A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Sweet Child O’ Mine Guns N’ Roses Rock Guns N' Roses - Appetite for Destruction - Sweet Child O' Mine
Thank You For Loving Me Bon Jovi Rock Bon Jovi - Crush - Thank You for Loving Me
The Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba George F Handel Classical A Brides Guide To Wedding Music - A Bride's Guide to Wedding Music - Handel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
The Best Is Yet To Come Frank Sinatra Oldies The Best Is Yet to Come (With Count Basie and His Orchestra) - Nothing But the Best (The Frank Sinatra Collection) [Remastered] {Deluxe Edition}
The Long and Winding Road The Beatles Rock A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
This Will Be (An Everlasting Love) Natalie Cole R&B Natalie Cole - Anthology - This Will Be (An Everlasting Love)
Toccata (from Symphonie 5, opus 42)  Charles-Marie Widor Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Triumphal March Edvard Grieg (Cincinnati Pops Orchestra) Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Truly, Madly, Deeply Savage Garden Dance Savage Garden - Savage Garden - Truly Madly Deeply
Trumpet Tune and Bell Symphony Henry Purcell Classical A Brides Guide To Wedding Music - A Bride's Guide to Wedding Music - Purcell: Trumpet Tune
Tuba Tune in D  Craig Sellar Lang Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Unforgettable Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole R&B Nat "King" Cole & Natalie Cole - The World of Nat King Cole - Unforgettable
Us Regina Spektor Pop Us - Soviet Kitsch
Variations on the Kanon by Pachelbel George Winston Classical A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - A Bride's Collection of Traditional Wedding Music - Will Taylor - GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL: Water Music: Allegro Maestoso - String Q
Walking On Sunshine Katrina & The Waves Rock Katrina & The Waves - Anthology - Walking On Sunshine
Wedding March Felix Mendelssohn Classical Mendelssohn - Mendelssohn: Overtures - 'A Midsummer Night's Dream': Wedding March, Op. 61 No. 4
What A Wonderful World Louis Armstrong Jazz Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong's All-Time Greatest Hits - What a Wonderful World
Would You Go With Me Josh Turner Country Josh Turner - Your Man - Would You Go With Me
You And I Michael Buble Jazz Michael Bublé - It's Time - You and I
You And Me Song The Wannadies Indie You and Me Song - Romeo + Juliet (Music from the Motion Picture) [10th Anniversary Edition]
You Are The Best Thing Ray LaMontagne Indie Ray LaMontagne - Gossip In the Grain - You Are the Best Thing
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life Stevie Wonder R&B Stevie Wonder - Stevie Wonder: The Definitive Collection - You Are the Sunshine of My Life
You’re The One That I Want John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John Rock John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - Grease (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture) - You're the One That I Want

Not the greatest dancer? Have you always wanted to learn and you just need a little push; something like a wedding? We recommend these DVD and online dance lessons to our clients and they thank us almost every time. It’s not going to make you dance like Jason Derulo, Derek Hough or Beyonce, but it will give you the confidence to get out on the dance floor and string together easy and popular moves in any way you like. You’ll never have to say I don’t dance again!

Disclosure: The iTunes links above are affiliate links. If you decide to purchase a song to add to you music collection, I will earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Please note that I have firsthand experience with iTunes. I recommend them because I have found iTunes to be extremely helpful, especially for managing your music on multiple devices (i.e. phones, tablets, laptops & desktops). They’ve set the standard for buying digital music and in the process reinvented the music industry. You are under no obligation to buy any songs so please do not spend your money unless you find this page to be helpful and you decide these songs are right for your collection.

Like Us On Facebook

Return to Wedding Songs