|Niagara Falls, New York
Bacon Memorial Presbyterian Church
166 59th Street, Niagara Falls, New York 14304 -
Weddings & Other Special Church Services
Weddings are celebrated, as the union of two people, who believe their individual lives will be richer because of their lives united as one. Couples will attend classes taught by the pastor, who prepares them for their life together.
Wedding Music Planning
To the Upcoming Bride and Groom,
Most of this information assumes that you want organ music for your special day. If you are planning on having other instruments or ensemble, such as a string quartet, you will have to make appropriate arrangements with them and discuss the music with them.
As your guests are arriving, I will play about 20 minutes of prelude music. I usually play an assortment of sacred and classical music.If you have something special you would like played during the prelude, let me know. If I have the music I will gladly play it. If I don't have
I usually play all wedding music on the organ, but if you prefer piano, just ask. The
Please note that a church wedding ceremony is a service of worship. Any music used during the ceremony needs to reflect the sacredness of the occasion. If you have a secular pop song that you just love and want as part of your wedding, save it for your reception.
Right before the bridal party enters, the parents of the groom and mother of the bride are seated. If you want special music played at this point, let me know.
You will need to choose music for the
We can meet so that you can hear the music on the organ or you can listen to the music listed in the Wedding Music Sampler at your leisure. If you would like something else played contact me and let me know. If I have the music, I will gladly play it. If not, you will need to provide it.
Take some time to listen to different pieces and picture them at your wedding.Some are very commonly
For the Processional, you can choose one piece, or two different pieces, one for the Bridal party and the other for the Bride. If
You will only need one piece for the Recessional. After the bridal party
You are welcome to have soloist/duet or other music at your wedding ceremony. Keep in mind the sacredness of the occasion. Special music can be used as part of the service or as prelude music.
If your soloist needs accompaniment, please have them contact me so we can make plans to
As soon as you know what you want, please fill out the Wedding Music Form, which you can find at the following link:
Please return the form within 2-3 weeks before your wedding.
If I can be of any help contact me at Maureen.Kwiatkowski@gmail.com
Best wishes as you plan your wedding. May God Bless you in this exciting time in your lives.
Director of Music
Bacon Memorial Presbyterian Church
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