Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Classical Music - 15 June 2014

What would be good music to use at a wedding? There's Mendelssohn and Wagner of course, but what about some contemporary sacred music to add to the mix?

Perfect Wedding

As the summer season of weddings gets under way, Catherine Bott answers a very practical question this week, 'What would be good music to use at a wedding?' 

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Catherine has some of the obvious choices - from Mendelssohn and Wagner - but how about some beautifully sacred contemporary music to add to the mix? Or a Bridal Procession by Delius, or a tender love song by Judith Weir?