Music has long been a key component for weddings, with music playing a role during the ceremony, the meal and the reception. But what are the advantages of music at weddings? And can the right music make your wedding memorable?
What are the advantages of music at weddings?
Every wedding needs music. Not only does this set the mood for the celebration, but it can also help improve the wedding’s atmosphere in general. In fact there are a number of benefits for music at weddings and these include:
- Creating a romantic atmosphere
- Starting the celebrations
- Setting the tone of the wedding
- Personalising the wedding
Creating a romantic atmosphere
The ability of music to foster a romantic and emotional mood during a wedding is one of its most crucial functions. The ceremony’s mood and the couple’s union are defined by the processional music, which is played while the bride makes her way down the aisle. The music during the recessional, which is played after the newlyweds leave the ceremony, also denotes the beginning of their new life together. Making the ceremony even more special and unforgettable can be accomplished by selecting music that is significant to the couple.
Kick starting the celebrations
During the reception, music is also very significant. The correct music can help to create a joyful and celebratory mood that invites guests to dance and enjoy themselves. A professional DJ or band will be able to gauge the crowd and choose songs that will be enjoyed by both older and younger attendees. This fosters camaraderie and a sense of oneness among the visitors.
Set the tone of the wedding
At a wedding, music also contributes to the mood and atmosphere. A jazz band or live band can produce a more cheerful and lively environment, while a string quartet or classical group can offer a refined and exquisite atmosphere. Whether it is a conventional or modern wedding, the music selection can also express the event’s concept.
Personalise the wedding
Music can be utilised to personalise a wedding in addition to its more conventional functions. A lot of couples decide to add unique music or performances, like a song sung by a relative or friend or a dance between the couple and their parents. For the couple and their guests, these little touches can help make the wedding even more important and special. One of the most popular ways to achieve this is with Singing Waiters.
Choose The Opera Boys Singing Waiters for your wedding
To really surprise and WOW your guests you should consider hiring singing waiters for your wedding. Singing waiters will be disguised as waiters throughout your wedding meal, ready to break into song at just the right time. Here at the Opera Boys we are leading singing waiters across the UK. Our classically trained tenors have performed on Broadway and in the West End, and are exceptional entertainers that can provide a memorable and unique wedding experience. We will perform a variety of numbers, from musical classics to contemporary and personal songs for the wedding couple, adding a personal touch to your big day. For more information, advice or to book, don’t hesitate to get in touch today.