Sample Repertoire for Weddings, Corporate Events, Receptions etc.
Here is a sample of music Mark has played at events. Mark is happy to arrange any personal favourites for weddings etc.
Wedding selections (inc. recent requests)
Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring (J.S. Bach)
Pachelbel’s Canon, Ave Maria, Schubert & Gounod,
O’Carolans Welcome, O’Carolans Concerto, O’Carolans Draught, (Turlough O’Carolan)
Spanish Romance, Whiter Shade of Pale-Organ theme(after J.S. Bach),etc.
I Can’t Help, Falling in Love with You/Plaisir d’Amour, Songbird (Fleetwood Mac, Eva Cassidy) etc, Feels Like Home (Randy Newman/Chantal Kreviazuk)
1,ooo Years (Christina Perri), It Must Be Love (Madness)
Film Themes etc
The Pink Panther, Moon River (Henry Mancini),
The Godfather theme, Smile (Charlie Chaplin), Cavatina- Theme from the Deer Hunter,
Somewhere over the Rainbow, If only I had a Brain-from Wizard of Oz
Themes from Twin Peaks, Out of Africa ,Game Of Thrones, Wedding Theme from film ‘Up’,
Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella and various Disney, Gabriel’s Oboe, Cinema Paradiso and various Ennio Morricone themes, Pure Imagination & the Oompa Loompa tune from Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory etc.,
Blackbird, When I’m Sixty Four, Here comes the Sun, Yesterday, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,
Here There and Everywhere, Michelle, And I Love Her, Norwegian Wood etc.
Classical Guitar Favourites
inc.Francisco Tarrega’s Recuerdos Del Alhambra, Capriccio Arabe & Tarrega’s arrangement of Schubert’s Ave Maria etc , Various J.S. Bach,
Classical works by Giuliani, Sor, Mertz, Regondi etc, Tango en Skai (Roland Dyens),
Spanish Romance, , Gymnopedie and Gnosienne no.1 by Eric Satie, Antonio Lauro waltzes,
Sons de Carillhoes and various choros by Joao Pernambuco and miscellaneous South American etc.
Also available as a specialist option is baroque music by Sylvius Leopold Weiss performed on 13 string guitar.
Contemporary and Rock
Space Oddity (David Bowie), Nothing else Matters (Metallica), Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin), Hallelujah and many more by Leonard Cohen, Private Investigations (Dire Straits), Eric Clapton’s Tears in Heaven & Wonderful Tonight, Samba Pa Ti (Santana), Angie and Wild Horses (Rolling Stones), Under the Bridge,(Red Hot Chilli Peppers), Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran), Both Sides Now, Big Yellow Taxi, A CEase of You(Joni Mitchell),It must be Love by Madness, Perfect Day (Lou Reed), tunes by Neil Young, Tom Waits ,Paul Simon, Radiohead, Golden Brown by The Stranglers, Songbird Fleetwood Mac/Eva Cassidy, Isn't She Lovely, YUou are the Sunshine of my Life by Stevie Wonder,,,, various Ed Sheeran and current contemporary singer songwriters and more,,,
Anji (Davy Graham/Bert Jansch), Horizons (Steve Hackett, Genesis), Albatros (Peter Green/Fleetwood Mac),Beeswing (Richard Thompson), May You Never, (John Martyn) Nuages (Django Reinhardt),,,,etc. Jazz Standards/ Nostalgia
Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong), Over the Rainbow, Ain’t Misbehavin (Fats Waller), the Pink Panther, Blue Moon, Summertime, The Entertainer (Scott Joplin), The Girl from Ipanema, Lets Stay Together (Al Green), It Had to be You, Smoke gets in your Eyes, Night and Day, etc,,,
Irish and Celtic,---Various O’Carolan inc, O’Carolans Concerto, the South Wind, O’Carolans Draught, Eleanor Plunkett, Fanny Power, O’Carolan’s Farewell to Music, O’Carolans Dream, Lord Inchiquin, the Princess Royal, O’Carolans welcome,,,
Sean O’ Riada- Ag CrÍost an SÍol, Mná na hĖireann, ‘Aah Sweet Dancer’, by Micheál Ó Súilleabháin
Airs inc.- The Cualann, Sliabh Na mBan, The Sally Gardens, She Moved through the Fair, Paddy’s Rambles through the Park, Carrickfergus,,,,
Robert Burns – My Love is Like a Red Red Rose, Ae Fond Kiss,
Selection of Reels, Jigs and Hornpipes
Je t’aime (Serge Gainsbourg), Ne me Quitte Pas, La Chanson des Vieux Amants (Jacques Brel)
Hymn a l’Amour (Edith Piaf),,,
South American Selection-
The Girl from Ipanema, Wave, One Note Samba, How Insensitive, Corcovado etc. (A.C. Jobim)
Morning of the Carnival, Samba Orfeo,,, (Luiz Bonfa),Brazil, Tico-Tico, Perhaps Perhaps, and various sambas, tangos, choros and waltzes.