Many appropriate pieces of WORLD MUSIC from GERMANY, HUNGARY, RUSSIA, & POLAND can be combined with the genre of GOTHIC MUSIC when planning a Gothic wedding and/or reception. The following is a brief sampling of both CLASSICAL & CONVENTION GOTH REPERTOIRE.
NOTE: This music is great for Halloween Parties.
Wedding Ceremony and Reception
Parson's Table - Aledo, Texas
The following is a brief sampling of both CLASSICAL & CONVENTIONAL GOTH REPERTOIRE.
  • Arctic Nights (De Benedetti)
  • As the Hearse Goes By ( De Benedetti)
  • Big Bad Goblin Blues ( De Benedetti)
  • Bourree (Bach)
  • Canon in D (Pachelbel)
  • Danse Macabre (Saens)
  • Delores (Waldteufel)
  • Funeral March of a Marionette (Gounod)
  • I Hear the Whispering Wind (Leavitt)
  • Jenny's Theme (Elfman)
  • Largo (fr. Symphony in E minor; "From the New World;" Dvorak)
  • March Slav (Tchaikovsky)
  • Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven)
  • O Fortuna ("Carmina Burana;" Carl Orff)
  • Promenade (fr. "Pictures at An Exhibition;" Mussorsky)
  • Romance (Tchaikovsky)
  • Rondo Alla Turca (Mozart)
  • Sarabande (Handel)
  • Tchaikovsky's 5th Symphony (Op. 64-2nd Movement; Andante Cantabile)
  • The Ghost of Tom (De Benedetti)
  • The Moldau (Bohemian; Bedrich Smetana)
  • The Phantom of the Opera (Webber)
  • Themes from Hungarian Rhapsody No 2 (Listz)
  • This is Halloween (Elfman)
  • Toccata (fr. "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor;" Bach; Arr. by Karolina Szurek)
  • Waltz (Op.12, No 2; Grieg)

NOTE: The timeless CLASSICAL pieces below can be mixed with the preceding list as PRELUDE MUSIC for a GOTHIC Wedding Ceremony.

If you prefer a more melancholy mood, the String or Organ settings on my Yamaha piano can create a dramatic GOTH ambiance.

  • Andante (Gluck)
  • Berceuse (fr. "Jocelyn;" Godard)
  • Consolation (Mendelssohn)
  • Elvira Madigan (Mozart)
  • None But the Lonely Heart (Tchaikovsky)
  • Pathetique Sonata (Beethoven)
  • Theme from Piano Concerto No 1 (Tchaikovsky)
  • Violin Concerto (Mendelssohn)
If you do not see one of your CLASSICAL favorites in the above list, please ask if it is in my repertoire.
There is a strong connection between Gothic music and World Music. Follow this link to view my World Music repertoire.
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