Darran Bourke
Wedding Music

Below is just a flavour of songs and hymns I’ve sung over the years at various wedding celebrations and parties. If there’s a song/hymn that’s not on the list below please ask me and I will gladly learn it for your special day. This list gets added to regularly.

Wedding Hymns/Songs (Song/Hymn of Choice.)



Ave Maria (Shubert).
I See the Church (Ave Maria).
Only a Shadow.
Be Still for the Presence of the Lord.

Lighting of the Candle/Unity Candle.

Ave Maria (As I Kneel).
Let Your Love Shine On(Chorus).
Bind Us Together Lord.


Eagles Wings.
I Will Be With You.
Ave Maria (As I Kneel).
Song of Ruth.


I Will Be The Vine.
A Mhuire Mhathair.
Be still For the Presence of the Lord.
Ag Críost An Síol.
In Bread We Bring You Lord.

Communion (Song/Hymn of Choice)

Clouds Veil.
Only a Shadow.
I Will Be The Vine.
Make Me a Channel of Your Peace.
This Is My Body.
Amazing Grace.

Reflection (Song/Hymn of Choice)

Signing of Register (Song/Hymn of Choice)

Recessional (Song/Hymn of Choice)

Let There Be Peace.
Higher and Higher.
Take My Hand.
Kiss Me.

Song Suggestions

Marry Me.
Book of Love.
Years From Now.
Bless This Broken Road.
All Of Me.
Easy To Fall In Love.
I Won't Give Up.
For My Wedding.
I Swear.
I Love the Way You Love Me.
This I Promise You.
Never Alone.
Thinking Out Loud.
The One.
It Feels Like Home.
From This Moment.
To Make You Feel My Love.
The Rose.
What A Wonderful World.
She's The One.
Lean On Me.
No Frontiers.
Fields of Gold.
Annie's Song.
The Voyage.
Black is the Colour.
Bright Blue Rose.
Have I Told You Lately.
The River.
Higher and Higher.
All I Want Is You.
A Thousand Years.
Take My Hand.
Kiss Me.
The Gift.
(I'm on the) Top of the World.
Have I Told You Lately.

Pre/Post-Wedding Reception

Wedding Reception

Country Songs

Take It Easy.
Peaceful Easy Feeling.
Lying Eyes.
City of New Orleans.
The Gambler.
Country Roads.
Leaving on a Jet Plane.
Past the Point of Rescue.
Tonight We Just Might Fall In Love Again.
Small Town Saturday Night.
Working Man's Blues.
Sing Me Back Home.
Louisiana Saturday Night.
Hillbilly Rock.
Me and Bobby McGee.
Through the Night.
The Dance.
The River.
If Tomorrow Never Comes.
Thunder Rolls.
Friends in Low Places.
Standing Outside The Fire.
Folsom/Jackson/That's Alright Mama.
Ring of Fire.
Galway Girl.
Useta Love Her.
Joyce Country Ceilí.
Wagon Wheel.
Hills of Donegal.
Walk of Life.
Sweet Caroline.
Ain't goin' down 'till the sun comes up.
Somebody Like You.
Tennessee Whiskey.
East Bound and Down.
Liza Jane.
Be My Baby Tonight.
Grundig County Auction.
Long Time Gone.
Travelling Soldier.
Harvest Moon.
Wake Up Suzy.


Galway Shawl.
Red Rose Cafe.
Home to Donegal.
Spancil Hill.
Wild Rover.
Black Velvet Band.
Que Sera Sera.
Galtee Mountain Boy.
Any Tipperary Town.
Offaly Rover.

Irish Songs/Ballads

Hard Times.
Whiskey in the Jar.
I'll Tell Me Ma.
The Ferryman.
Finnegans Wake.
Irish Rover.
Fiddlers Green.
Fields Of Athenry.
Rare aul Mountain/Spanish Lady/I'll Tell Me Ma Medley.
Follow Me Up To Carlow.
Hiroshima Nagasaki Russian Roulette.
Ordinary Man.
Ride On.
The Voyage.
Bright Blue Rose.
Couldn't Have Come At a Better Time.
The Island.
Crazy Dreams.
Forty Shades Of Green.
Good Looking Woman.
Home to Donegal.
Tipperary on My Mind.
Green Fields Of France.
Band Played Waltzing Matilda.
Leaving The Land.
Sally McLennane.
Rainy Night In Soho.
A Pair Of Brown Eyes.
Rock 'n Roll Kids.
Brown Eyed Girl.
Bright Side Of The Road.

Modern Songs

Castle on the Hill.
Snow is Gone.
Galway Girl.
Take my Hand.
Heros And Ghosts.
Power Over Me.
Wake Me Up/Save Tonight.
Ho Hey.
Pencil Full of Lead.
Shut Up and Dance.
I Will Wait.
Lion Man.
Dance with me Tonight.
Speeding Cars.
Chasing Rubies.
When You Love Someone.


Mr Brightside.
All These Things That I've Done.
Where You Gonna Sleep Tonight.
Living on a Prayer.
Brewing Up a Storm.
Simply the Best.
Proud Mary.
Blister in the Sun.
Summer of 69.
Dancing in the Dark.
Sweet Home Alabama.
Copperhead Road.
Johnny Come Lately.
Living Next Door to Alice.
Oh Carol.
Elvis Medley.
Burning Love.
Suspicious Minds.
Saw Her Standing There.
Great Balls of Fire.
Whole Lotta Shakin'.
La Bamba.
Twist & Shout.
Everybody Needs Somebody.
Teenage Wedding.
Johnny Be Goode.
Crazy Little Thing.
Over My Shoulder.
What's Up.
Don't Stop Me Now.
I'm Still Standing.
You Can't Hurry Love.
Higher and Higher.
Give It Up.
Walking on Sunshine.
Call Me Al.
500 Miles.
I'm a Believer.
Three Little Birds.
Man Down Under.
Slip Sliding Away.
Horse With No Name.
Mrs Robinson.
The Boxer.
It's Not Unusual.
Fisherman's Blues.
Breakfast at Tiffany's.
Bad Moon Rising.
King of the Swingers.
I Feel Good.
Kiss Me.
Won't Back Down.
Boys of Summer.
Without or Without You.
Crazy World.
Don't Look Back in Anger.