Musica plays More Wedding Music
Our second CD, "Musica Plays More Wedding Music", features 45 new sampler selections from Renaisance to Gershwin. The CD is divided into two sections with narration - Prelude & Ceremony Music, and Reception Music. Groups featured are the trumpet and strings, the string quartet and trio, and the flute and strings quartet and trio. Trumpet and strings play Ceremony Prelude music and Processionals. More Prelude selections are played by the string quartet, such as Renaissance tunes, Bach's "Sheep May Safely Graze", and the "Ave Maria" by Bach-Gounod and Schubert. The string trio plays Prelude music including Puccini's "Oh My Beloved Father". For the livelier reception, selections include pieces by Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin, Gershwin, Joplin, traditional Irish, Scottish and many others. The pieces marked below with an * are samples on the CDs.