Wedding Music

Cellestial Cello Quartet are a popular choice at wedding services and receptions  and will play the music of your choice.

We understand how stressful it can be to organise your special day and hope that our friendly, helpful approach and familiarity with the course of events at weddings will help to make your day run smoothly.

Music can be played at any point during the day but you may find the following information useful as a guide to help you plan your day.


  • Bridal entrance
  • Signing of the register
  • Departure of the bride and groom


  • Photographs and reception drinks
  • Receiving Line
  • During the meal/Wedding Breakfast

Some favourite choices are listed below or take a look at our full list of our repertoire in Our Music . If there is something else you would like played,  just let us know and we’ll  do our best to play it for you.


  • Clarke – Trumpet Voluntary
  • Dvorak – Humoresque (Op.101, No.7)
  • Elgar – Nimrod (Enigma Variations)
  • Handel –  Air (Water Music)
  • Handel – Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
  • Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus (listen here)
  • Pachelbel – Canon

Signing of the register

  • Bach –  Ave Maria
  • Bach –  Air on a G String
  • Caccini – Ave Maria
  • Cesar – Panis Angelicas
  • Elgar – Salut D’Amour
  • Gounod – Ave Maria
  • Schubert – Ave Maria
  • Shearing –  Lullaby Of Birdland


  • Bach – Jesu Joy of our Desiring (Cantata BWV 147)
  • Charpentier – Te Deum
  • Elgar – Nimrod (Enigma Variations)
  • Handel – Hallelujah Chorus (The Messiah)
  • Pachelbel – Canon


  • All You Need Is Love (Beatles)
  • Blue Moon (Arr. Kershaw)
  • Circle of Love (Elton John)
  • Fly me to the Moon (Howard)
  • Islands in the Stream (Dolly Parton/Kenny Rodgers)
  • It Had To Be You (Arr. Kershaw)
  • Manha De Carnaval – Black Orpheus(listen here)
  • My Heart Will Go On (Titanic)
  • My First, My Last, My Everything – Barry White
  • Run (Snow Patrol/Leona Lewis)
  • Tango Una Cabeza (listen here)
  • Sunrise, Sunset ( from Fiddler On The Roof)


Cellestial has also played at Jewish wedding ceremonies and play klezmer style music

  • Siman Tov u Mazel Tov
  • Waves of the Danube

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