There’s no rule that says you need to walk down the aisle to the strains of Pachelbel’s Canon. Many brides are setting aside the traditional tunes of their parents’ or older siblings’ ceremonies and looking for more contemporary tunes that are decidedly their own.
The trend these days is to choose music that speaks to you, no matter if it’s not exactly what your guests are expecting. If you’d like to incorporate new or lesser-known older songs into your ceremony or reception, go right ahead. Follow these tips, and you’ll be well on your way to music that’s as individual and unique as you are:
Here are a few nontraditional songs to consider:
The Feather Theme (Main Theme) – Forrest Gump Soundtrack
Canon in F – The O’Neill Brothers
You Are My Home – Scarlet Pimpernel Soundtrack
Born to Give My Love to You – Martina McBride
The Road That Never Ends – Jamie Lawrence