Click through the genre tabs below (hymns, contemporary, Irish/folk, classical, Christmas weddings) to browse my full repertoire list for ceremonies and receptions.

NEW items are regularly added so keep an eye on the page! 

Visit my new Frequently Asked Questions page to find out more about choosing your ceremony music, and I would offer advice in more detail when we are planning your own wedding music.

* = only available with piano

A Mhuire Mhatháir

Ag Críost an Síol – an Offertory hymn

Alleluia (5 options on claireheffernan.com/listen)

Amazing Grace

Ar nAthair (Our Father) (O’Riada)

As I Kneel Before You

Ave Maria (Schubert)

Be Still For The Presence of The Lord

Be Thou My Vision

Bi Iosa Im Croise

Christ Be Our Light

Could It Be (Lawton)

Down In The River To Pray

(An) Ephesian Prayer

From A Distance

God’s Plan (Derek Ryan)

Hail, Queen Of Heaven, The Ocean Star

Here I Am, Lord

Hiding Place

Let There Be Peace Shared Among Us

Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace

Mo Ghrá’sa, Mo Dhia

Mo Ghrá Thú

Oh Holy Night – for Christmas weddings

On Eagle’s Wings

Pie Jesu (Andrew Lloyd Webber)

Queen Of The May

The Clouds Veil

The Deer’s Cry – I Arise Today (Shaun Davey)

The Lord Is My Shepherd (Celtic Expressions)

The Prayer

When Love Is Found

Wherever You Go (Song of Ruth)

You Are Mine

You Raise Me Up

… and various festive carols during the Christmas season

A Hundred Hearts (Hannah Christianson)

A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)

*A Whole New World (Aladdin)*

All I Ask Of You (Phantom of the Opera) – instrumental

All Of Me (John Legend)

*All You Need Is Love (The Beatles)*

Angel (In the Arms of an Angel)

Annie’s Song (John Denver)

Arithmetic (Brooke Fraser)

At Last

Ave Maria (Beyonce) – note: not a hymn

*Berlin Song (Ludovico Einaudi)*

Better (Boyzone / Tom Baxter)

Bless Us All (The Muppets Christmas Carol)

Bring Him Home – instrumental

*Butterfly Waltz (Brian Crain / Twilight)*

Caledonia

Can You Feel The Love Tonight

Can’t Help Falling In Love (Ingrid Michaelson)

Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)

*Cinema Paradiso Theme*

Clocks (Coldplay) – instrumental

Come Away With Me (Nora Jones)

*Come What May (Moulin Rouge Soundtrack)*

Comptine D’un Autre Été (Amelie Soundtrack) – available with harp but better suited to piano 

Concerning Hobbits (Lord of the Rings Soundtrack) – Candle Ceremony or Exit Music only

Cosmic Love (Florence and the Machine)

*Dawn (From Pride And Prejudice Soundtrack)*

Everglow (Coldplay) – instrumental

Everlong (Foo Fighters, wedding instrumental arrangement)

Everytime We Touch

Falling Slowly – instrumental

Feels Like Home (Chantal Kreviazuk)

Fields of Gold

Flightless Bird (Iron & Wine)

*Footprints In The Sand (Leona Lewis)*

*For Once In My Life (Stevie Wonder)*

For The Love of a Princess / Gift Of A Thistle (Braveheart) – for Candle Ceremony only

From This Moment (Shania Twain)

Future Days (Pearl Jam)

Game of Thrones (GoT) Theme

*Glasgow Love Theme (Love Actually)*

God Bless The Broken Road (Rascal Flatts)

Groovy Kind Of Love

Grow Old With Me (John Lennon) NEW

Grow Old With Me (Tom Odell) NEW

Hallelujah (Leonard Cohan) – with optional church wedding lyrics

Halo (Beyoncé)

*Happy Together (The Turtles)*

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Heaven (Bryan Adams)

Heartbeats (Jose Gonzales version)

*Here Comes The Sun – instrumental*

Higher Love (James Vincent McMorrow)

Ho Hey (The Lumineers)

How Long Will I Love You (Ellie Goulding)

I Do It For You (Bryan Adams) – instrumental

I Giorni (Ludovico Einaudi)

I Loved Her First

I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)

I Will Love You Ev’ry Time (The Fureys)

In A Country Churchyard (Chris de Burgh)

*In My Life (The Beatles)*

Into My Arms (Nick Cave) – with edited lyrics for weddings

Kentish Town Waltz (Imelda May)

Kissing You (Des’ree / Romeo and Juliet)

*La La Land – Mia & Sebastian’s Theme – short instrumental for Candles*

*Legends Of The Fall, piano theme*

Love Me Like You Do (Ellie Goulding)

*Make You Feel My Love (Adele)*

*Married Life (Up Soundtrack)*

Marry You (Bruno Mars)

*May Each Day*

May It Be (Enya / Lord of the Rings)

*Moon River*

My Heart Will Go On (Celine Dion / Titanic)

No One (Alicia Keys)

Nuvole Bianche (Ludovico Einaudi)

Once In A Lifetime (Landon Austin)

One Day Like This (Elbow)

Paradise (Coldplay) – instrumental

Perfect (Ed Sheeran: Wedding Version with Pachelbel’s Canon) instrumental, ideal for entrance music NEW

Perfect (Ed Sheeran / Ed Sheeran & Beyonce) NEW

Perhaps Love (John Denver)

Photograph (Ed Sheeran)

Portuguese Love Theme (Craig Armstrong, Love Actually)

*Rainbow Connection – instrumental*

*Real Love (Regina Spektor)*

Rule The World (Take That) – with option have it sang in Italian

Sanctuary (from Nashville)

Say You Won’t Let Go (James Arthur) – instrumental or with edited lyrics 

Sky Full of Starsinstrumental version, for Candle Ceremony only

Somewhere Only We Know (Keane)

Somewhere Over The Rainbow (traditional, or, *Eva Cassidy version*)

Songbird (Eva Cassidy)

Stand By Me

*Stella Del Mattino (Ludovico Einaudi)*

Tale As Old As Time / Beauty And The Beast – instrumental: shortened version available for harp, or full version for piano.

Take My Hand (Picture This)

*The Notebook Theme*

The One (Kodaline)

The Power of Love (Gabriela Alpin)

The River Flows in You (Yiruma)

The Rose (McBroom / Bette Midler)

*The Wedding (You By My Side)*

This I Promise You (Ronan Keating)

Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)

True Colours (Cyndi Lauper) NEW

Truly Madly Deeply (Savage Garden)

Turning Page (Sleeping At Last, Twilight Soundtrack)

Waiting For A Star To Fall (Boy Meets Girl)

Walking In The Air / The Snowman – for Christmas weddings

Warm (The Coronas)

Winter Song (Sara Bareilles, Ingrid Michaelson) – for Christmas weddings NEW

With Or Without You (U2)

When We Were Young (Adele) – instrumental

Wherever You Will Go (The Calling)

World In Union

XO (John Mayer / Beyoncé)

You Make My Dreams Come True (Hall & Oates)

*You’ll Never Walk Alone* – can be sang with harp/piano. Instrumental version is piano only.

*You’re Still You (Josh Groban)*

*You’ve Got A Friend In Me (Toy Story) – instrumental*

Young And Beautiful (Lana Del Ray)

Your Song (Ellie Goulding)

Yours (Ella Henderson)

Zelda’s Lullaby – for Candle Ceremony only

Ashokan Farewell

Bright Blue Rose

Caledonia

Carolan’s Dream (harp)

Carolan’s Concerto (harp)

Carolan’s Draught (harp)

The Coolin / An Chúilfhionn

Danny Boy (instrumental)

Éist a Stór 

Eleanor Plunkett

Greensleeves

Inishirr

Jimmy Mo Mhíle Stór

La Serenissima (Loreena McKennitt) 

Mise Eire (from RTÉ’s Centenery, Sibéal Ní Chasaide & Patrick Cassidy)

Mo Ghile Mear

Planxty Dermot Grogan

Planxty Irwin

Pokarekare Ana (trad. New Zealand)

She Moved Through the Fair

Si Bheag Si Mhór (harp)

Tabhair Dom do Lámh

The Swan LK243

The Voyage

The Water Is Wide

Woodbrook (Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin) – available for harp but better suited to piano 

…and many more slow airs suited to ceremony and receptions

*Air On a G String*

Ave Maria (Schubert)

Bridal March (“Here Comes the Bride”)

Gabriel’s Oboe

*Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring*

Nella Fantasia

Ode To Joy

Pachelbel’s Canon in D

Trumpet Tune (Purcell)

…and various light classical piano pieces on request, suited to ceremony instrumentals and reception music.

Carols

Away In A Manger

Do You Hear What I Hear? NEW

Oh Holy Night

Once In Royal David’s City

Silent Night

The First Nowell

… and many more available on request.

Please remember that the music for HSE civil ceremonies must have no connection to religion, and so, these carols would most likely not be suitable.

Secular

Bless Us All (The Muppets Christmas Carol)

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 

This Christmas (Picture This) NEW

Walking In The Air

Winter Song NEW

… and many more available on request.

* = only available with piano