Alison Eve

Independent Singer/Songwriter

Wedding & Special Event Harper

Music Teacher: Voice, Guitar & Harp

Warwickshire, The Midlands & Beyond


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Song & Music List... 

Below you will find a huge list of songs, divided up into Musicals and Movie Music, Classical, Contemporary, and Medieval/Folk Music categories. But first, the top 20 choices from my wedding couples over the last year... (see bottom of page for previous years favourites)

Updated Top 20 Choices 2016... 

1. Thousand Years 

2. Pachabel's Canon in D

3. All Of Me

4. Can You Feel The Love Tonight

5. How Long Will I Love You  

6. Thinking Out Loud 

7. Wonderwall

8. Chasing Cars

 9. Endless Love

10. Game Of Thrones

11. Ho Hey

12. Kiss From A Rose

13. Kissing You

14. Everlong

15. From This Moment

16.  I'm Yours (Mraz)

17. Always

18. Beauty & The Beast

19. Everything I Do

20. Halo


New Songs in 2017 (material recently added, or in the process of being added (*), during the current year)

All My Life (Kc & JoJo)

A Sky Full Of Stars (Coldplay)

Best Day Of My Life (American Authors)

Budapest (George Ezra)

Call Of The Mountain (Eluveite) *

Cherish (Kool & The Gang)

How Would You Feel (Ed Sheeran)

Human Nature (Michael Jackson) *

Love You Till The End (The Pogues)

No Hopers, Jokers & Rogues (Fisherman's Friend)

On Top Of The World (Imagine Dragons)

Ours (Taylor Swift)

Pompeii (Bastille)

Real Love (Clean Bandit)

See You Again (Charlie Pugh)

September (Earth, Wind & Fire)

Shake It Out (FLorence + The Machine)

Shape Of You (Ed Sheeran)

This Will Be An Everlasting Love (Natalie Cole)

When The World Falls Down (David Bowie - from Labyrinth) *


Movies, Musicals & Games Music

Accidentally In Love (Counting Crows - from Shrek 1)

A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes (From Cindarella)

All I Ask of You (from Phantom of the Opera)

Angel (Sarah McLachlan, from City Of Angels)

Aniron (From Lord Of The Rings)

Arwen's Song (from Lord Of The Rings)

A Whole New Worlds (from Aladdin)

Balcony Scene (Craig Armstrong, from Romeo & Juliet)

Beauty and the Beast (from Beauty and the Beast)

Be Our Guest (from "Beauty & The Beast")

Candle On The Water (From Pete's Dragon)

Can't Take It In (Imogen Heap, theme from Narnia: The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe)

Can you Feel the Love Tonight (from The Lion King, Elton John)

Castle On A Cloud (from Les Miserables)

Cheek To Cheek (from Top Hat)

Decode (Paramore, from "Twilight")

Eclipse - All Yours (Theme from Eclipse - Twilight Saga)

Everything I Do (Bryan Adams - from Robin Hood: Price Of Thieves)

Flightless Bird American Mouth (Iron & Wine, from Breaking Dawn Pt I)

For The Love Of A Princess (from Braveheart)

Game Of Thrones (from Game Of Thrones TV series)

Glasgow Love Theme (from Love Actually)

Here I Am - (Bryan Adams - from Spirit: Stallion of The Cimarron)

His Eye Is On The Sparrow (from Sister Act II)

If I never Knew You (from Pocahontas)

If You Can Dream (from Disney Princess)

In Dreams (from Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring, Howard Shore)

Into The West (from Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King)

I See Fire (Ed Sheeran, from The Hobbit)

I See The Light (From Tangled)

I See You (Theme from Avatar)

I Will Find You (Clannad - Theme from The Last Mohican)

Kissing You (Des'Ree - from Romeo And Juliet))

Let It Go (from Frozen)

Life's A Happy Song (from The Muppets)

Love Me Like You Do (Ellie Goulding, from Shades Of Gray)

Love Song For A Vampire (from Bram Stoker's Drakula)

Ludlow: Legends of The Fall (from Legends Of The Fall)

Mac The knife ( from Threepenny Opera)

Married Life (from Up)

Moon River (Mercer & Mancini - from Breakfast At Tiffany's)

My Heart Will Go On (Theme song from Titanic)

My Immortal (Evanescence - Theme from Daredevil)

Now We Are Free - (From "Gladiator")

Passing Of The Elves (from Lord of The Rings, Howard Shore)

Perfect Year (Lloyd-Webber)

PMs Love Theme (from Love Actually)

Rule The World (Take That)

Something To Talk About (Badly Drawn Boy, from About A Boy)

Somewhere Over the Rainbow (from Wizard of Oz)

Song Of The Lonely Mountain (from The Hobbit)

The Heart Asks Pleasure First (Michael Nyman, from The Piano)

The Ice Dance (from Edward Scissorhands)

The Notebook (from The Notebook)

Think Of Me (from Phantom Of The Opera)

Thousand Years (from Breaking Dawn Part II, Christina Perri)

To Zanarkand (From Final Fantasy X)

Turning Page (from Twilight - Breaking Dawn Part 1, Sleeping At Last)

Under The Sea (from "The Little Mermaid")

We Go Together (from Grease)

When You Say Nothing At All (from Love Actually)

When You Wish Upon A Star (Disney)

Wonderful World (from Wonderful World)

Zelda's Lullaby



Contemporary Rock, & Pop

Acoustic Medley (In Flames)

Aint Nobody

All Of Me (John Legend)

All The Small Things (Blink-182)

All You Need Is Love (The Beatles) [SUNG ONLY]

Always (Bon Jovi)

A Moment Like This (performed by Leona Lewis/Kelly Clarkson)

Amazed (Lonestar)

Amazing (Bruna Mars)

Angel Of Mine

Angels (Robbie Williams)

Annie's Song (John Denver)

A Team

Autumn (Paolo Nutini) 

Beautiful (Christina Aguilera)

Because You Loved Me (Celine Dion)

Beneath Your Beautiful (Labirinth Feat. Emeli Sande)

Better Together (Jack Johnson)

Bittersweet Symphony (The Verve)

Both Sides Now (Joni Mitchell)

Bring Me To Life (Evanescence)

Brothers In Arms (Dire Straights)

Californication (Red Hot Chilly Peppers)

Cello Song (Nick Drake)

Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)

Clocks (Coldplay)

Close To You (Carpenters)

Closest Thing to Crazy (Mike Batt - performed by Katie Melua)

Come Away With Me (Norah Jones)

Count On Me (Bruno Mars)

Don't Stop Believing (Journey / Glee)

Don't Wanna Miss A Thing

Empire State Of Mind (Alicia Keys)

Endless Love (Lionel Ritchie)

Eternal Flame (The Bangles)

Evergreen (Barbra Streisand)

Everlong (Foo Fighters)

Everything (Lifehouse)

Everything (Michael Buble)

Feels Like Home (Randy Newman/Chantal Kreviazuk)

Fields of Gold (Sting)

Fireflies (Owl City)

Firework (Katy Perry)

Flying Without Wings (Westlife)

For All We Know (Carpenters)

Forever and Always (Shania Twain)

Forever in Love (Kenny G)

Free Bird (Lynyrd Skynyrd)

From This Moment (Shania Twain)

Glitter In The Air (Pink)

Good Riddance (Green Day)

Greatest Day (Take That)

Grow Old With You ( from The Wedding Singer)

Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen)

Halo (Beyonce)

Have I Told You Lately (Van Morrison)

Heartbeats (Jose Gonzales)

Heaven - Bryan Adams

Hello (Adele)

Here Comes The Sun (The Beatles)

Hero (Enrique Iglesia)

High And Dry (The Verve)

Higher Love (Steve Winwood/Tyler James)

Ho Hey! (Lumineers)

How Long Will I Love You (Ellie Goulding)

I Got You (I Feel Good) (James Brown)

If (Bread)

If You're Not The One (Daniel Beddingfield)

I Knew I Loved You Before I Met You (Savage Garden)

I'll Be There

I'll Go Wherever You Will Go

I'm Wishing on a Star (Rose Royce)

I'm Yours (The Script)

I'm Yours (Mras)

In My Life (Beatles)

In The Air Tonight (Phil Collins)

Iris (Goo Goo Dolls)

I Swear (John Michael-Montgomery / All For One)

It Must Be Love (Madness)

It Will Rain

I Walk Beside You (Dream Theatre)

I Will Always Love You

I Will Wait (Mumford & Sons)

I Won't Give Up - Jason Mraz

Just The Two Of Us

Kiss From A Rose (Seal)

Knocking On Heaven's Door (Bob Dylan; Guns n Roses)

Lady (Lionel Richie)

Last Of The Wilds (Nightwish)

Lego House (Ed Sheeran)

Let Her Go (Passenger)

Let's Stay Together

Linger (The Cranberries)

Little Darlin' (Ollie Murrs)

Love Is All Around (Wet, Wet, Wet)

Love Of My Life (Queen)

Love Really Hurts Without You (Billy Ocean)

Lovin' You

Lovesong (The Cure; Adele)

Lucky Man (The Verve)

Make It With You

Make You Feel My Love

Marry Me (Train)

Marry You

MIllion Love Songs

Never tear Us Apart (Inxs; Paloma Faith)

Next To Me

Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)

Not Strong Enough (Apocalyptica)

One And Only (Adele)

One Day Like This (Elbow)

One Step Closer (Linkin Park)

Only Love (Ben Howard)

Over And Over Again (Nathan Sykes)

Paradise (Coldplay)

Perfect Day (Lou Reed)

Perfect Moment (Martine McCutcheon)

Photograph (Ed Sheeran)

Purple Rain (Prince)

Rather Be (Clean Bandit - M&S Advert)

Rest Of My Life (Bruno Mars)

Ring Of Gold (Bathory)

Romeo And Juliet (Dire Straits)

Rose Garden

Run (Snow Patrol)

Runaway (The Corrs)

She Drives Me Crazy (Fine Young Cannibals)

She's Always A Woman (Billy Joel - John Lewis Advert)

Shine (Years & Years)


Somewhere Only We Know (Keane; Lily Allen)

Songbird (Fleetwood Mac)

Songbird - Kenny G

Spend My Life With You (Eric Bene't)

Stairway To Heaven (Led Zeppelin)

Stand By Me

Starlight (Muse)

Starman (David Bowie)

Stay With Me (Sam Smith)

Such Great Heights (Iron & Wine)

Sugar (Maroon 5)

Superstition (Stevie Wonder)

Telephone (Lady Gaga)

Tenerife Sea (Ed Sheeran)

The Cave (Mumford & Sons)

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Roberta Flack)

The Greatest Love of All (Creed & Masser)

The One (Kodaline)

The Power Of Love (Frankie goes to Hollywood)

The Rose (Bette Midler)

The Scientist (Coldplay)

The Wind Beneath My Wings

The Woman in Me (Shania Twain)

These Are The Days Of Our Lives (Queen)

Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)

Thousand Miles (Vanessa Carlton)

Three Little Birds (Bob Marley)

Treasure (Bruno Mars)

True Colours (Cindy Lauper / Phil Collins)

Undisclosed Desires (Muse)

Valerie (Amy Winehouse)

Viva Forever (Spice Girls)

Wake Me Up (Avicii)

Wedding Song (Kenny G)

When You Tell Me That You Love Me (Diana Ross)

White Shade Of Pale (Procol Harum)

Wildest Moments (Jessie Ware)

Wings (Birdy)

Winter (Josh Radin)

With or Without You (U2)

Without You (Nilsson/Carey)

Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)

Wonderwall (Oasis)

Yellow (Coldplay)

You Do Something To Me (Paul Weller)

You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban)

Your Song (Elton John)

You're Beautiful (James Blunt)

You're My Best Friend (Queen)

You're Still The One (Shania Twain)


Classical Jazz & "Crooner", etc

Aint Misbehavin

At Last (Etta James, Beyonce) [SUNG ONLY]

Can't Help Falling In Love (Elvis, etc)

Embraceable You

I'll Be Loving You Always (Irving Berlin) [SUNG ONLY]

In The Country (Cliff Richard)

Love me Tender (Elvis)

Non! Ne Regrette Rien / No Regrets (Edith Piaf/Shirley Bassey)

Something Stupid

The Nearness of You

The Way You Look Tonight [SUNG ONLY]

Unchained Melody (Zaret & North)

What a Difference a Day Makes (Jamie Callum)

When I Fall in Love (Young)



Classical Music

Adagio (Albinoni)

Angel's Wings (Alison Eve)

Air (From Water Music - Handel)

Air On A G String (Bach)

Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba (Handel)

Ave Maria (Schubert) [SUNG ONLY]

Ave Maria (Gounod) [SUNG ONLY]

Bridal Chorus (or Bridal March) (Wagner)

Canon in D (Pachebel)

Cavatina (from The Deer Hunter)

Chanson de Matin (Elgar)

Clair De Lune (Debussy)

Etude No. 3 (Chopin)

Flower Duet from Lakme

Gabriel's Oboe (from 'The Mission', Morricone)

Gymnopedie I (Satie)

Hornpipe (from Water Music - Handel)

I Giorni (Einaudi)

I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (From The Messiah - Handel)

Intermezzo - Cavalleria Rusticana

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Bach)

Lark Ascending (Vaughan Williams)

Largo (Handel)

March, (from Scipio, Handel)

Mazurka Op.33 No.2 (Chopin)

Minuet from Berenice (Handel)

Minuet No. 2 (Royal Fireworks, Handel)

Nimrod (From Enigma Variations - Elgar)

Nocturn (Secret Garden - Borodin)

Pavane (Faure)

Polovtsian Dance (From Prince Igor - Borodin)

Prelude Op.28 No.7 (Chopin)

River Flows In You (Yrumi)

Sarabande (from Suite XI - Handel)

Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach)

Slow Movement from Guitar Concerto in D (Vivaldi)

Spanish Romance (Anon)

Spring (First Movement) - From Vivaldi's Four Seasons

St Anthony's Chorale (Haydn/Brahms)

Time To Say Goodbye

Trumpet Tune (Clarke)

Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)


Folk & Medieval Music

All That I Am (Alison Eve Cudby)

All Those Endearing Young Charms (Traditional Irish)

Amazing Grace (American Folk Song)

Annie Laurie (Traditional Scottish)

Ave Maria - As I Bow Before You

Bonny at Morn (Traditional Scottish)

Breathe (Alison Eve Cudby)

Ca' the Yowes (Traditional Scottish)

Celtic Meditation (O'Carolan)

Celtic Prelude I (O'Carolan)

Celtic Prelude II (O'Carolan)

Danny Boy (Traditional Irish)

Dance Of The Wild Fairies (Sadler & Rule)

Deep Peace (Alison Eve Cudby)

Dereen Day (Traditional Irish)

Double Jig (Traditional Irish)

Epiphany I & II (Alison Eve Cudby)

Fagail Liosmor (Leaving Lismore, Scottish)

Fairy Boy (Traditional Irish)

Fields of Athenry


Hills of Glenorchy (Traditional Irish/Scottish)

Huntingtone Castle (Traditional Scottish)

Iona Boat Song (Traditional Scottish)

I Must and I Will Get Married (Traditional English)

Inis Oirr - Tommy Walsh

It's a Rosebud in June (Traditional English)

Kid on the Mountain (Traditional Irish)

King Of The Fairies (Traditional Irish)

La Rosa Enflorese (Sephardic)

Lark in the Clear Air (Traditional Irish)

Loch Tay Boat Song (Traditional Scottish)

May It Be (Enya)

My Love Is Like A Red Red Rose (Burns)

No Wind at the Window (John Bell)

O Waly Waly (Traditional Irish)

Pulling Bracken "The Fairy's Lament" (Tha Mi Sgith - Traditional Scottish)

Puncha, puncha (Medieval Spanish)

Rosa das rosas (Medieval Spanish)

Rowan Tree (Trad Scottish)

Salley Gardens (Irish)

Scarborough Fayre (Traditional English)

Searching For Lambs (Traditional Irish)

Skye Boat Song (Scottish Folk Song)

Sprig of Thyme (Traditional English)

St Valentine's Eve (Alison Eve Cudby)

Step We Gaily, "Mairi's Wedding" (Scottish Folk Song)

'Tis the Last Rose of Summer (Traditional Irish)

The Ash Grove (Traditional Welsh)

The End Of The Road (Dillon & Lauder - Scottish folk song/Birmingham City Anthem)

The Ludlows (from Legends of the Fall, James Horner)

The Rowan Tree (Traditional Scottish)

The Weaver (Traditional Welsh)

Tabhair Dom Do Lamh (Irish)

Tum-Balalayka (Traditional Yiddish)

Turtle Dove (Traditional English)

Watermark (Enya)

Wraggle Taggle Gipsies, O! (Traditional English)

Ye Banks and Braes (Traditional Scottish)


Hymns & Religious Songs

(NB. You cannot have any religious content in a civil ceremony)

All Things Bright And Beautiful

All Creatures Of Our God And King

All My Fountains

All Who Are Thirsty

Amazing Grace

And Did Those Feet In Ancient Times (Jerusalem)

As I Kneel Before You

Ave Maria (Schubert) [SUNG ONLY]

Ave Maria (Gounod) [SUNG ONLY]

Be Thou My Vision

Come Down O Love Divine

Everything (Lifehouse)

Father Hear The Prayer We Offer

For The Beauty Of The Earth

Give Me Joy In My Heart

God Is Love (Personet Hodie)

God It Was

Great Is Thy Faithfulness

Guide Me O Thou Great Redeemer

Higher Love

His Eye Is On The Sparrow (from Sister Act II)

Immortal Invisible

In The Stillness

I Know That My Redeember Liveth

I The Lord Of Sea And Sky

I Watch The Sunrise

Jesus, All For Jesus

Jesu, Joy Of Man's Desiring

Look Around You (Kyrie Eleison)

Lord Of All Hopefulness

Lord Of The Dance

Love Divine, All Loves Excelling

Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace

Morning Has Broken

Mystery Of Faith

Now Thank We All Our God

O Jesus I Have Promised

One More Step Along The World I Go

Praise My Soul The King Of Heaven

Quiet My Mind

Rosas Das Rosas

Shine, Jesus, Shine

Take Our Bread

The Cloud's Veil

The King Of Love My Shepherd Is

The Lord's My Shepherd

The Lord's Prayer (Andrea Bocelli)

The Prayer (Celine Dion & Andrea Bocelli)

There Is A Longing In Our Hearts


Christmas Music

(NB. You cannot have any religious content in a civil ceremony)

A Great And Mighty Wonder

Angels From The Realms Of Glory

A Spaceman Came Travelling

A Virgin Most Pure

Away In A Manger

Cherry Tree Carol

Cloth For The Cradle

Deck The Hall

Ding Dong Merrily On High

En Belen Tocan A Fuego


God Rest You Merry Gentlmen

Good King Wenceslas

Hark The Herald Angels Sing

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Hush My Child

In The Bleak Midwinter

It Came Upon A Midnight Clear

Jingle Bells

Joy To The World

Last Christmas

Little Jesus Sweetly Sleep

Little Donkey

Little Drummer Boy

Misteltoe And Wine

Noel Nouvelet

No Wind At The Window

O Come All Ye Faithful

O Holy Night

O Little Town Of Bethlehem

Once In Royal David's City

On Youlis Night (Lulay Lulay Lulay)

Or Nous Dites Marie


Personet Hodie (When Our God Came To Earth)

Puer Natus Est Nobis

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

Saviour's Day

Sans Day Carol

See Him Lying On A Bed Of Straw (The Calypso Carol)

Silent Night

Stop The Cavalry

Sussex Carol

The Angel Gabriel

The First Nowell

The Holly And The Ivy

Veni, veni Immanuel (O come, o come, Emmanuel)

We Three Kings

What Child Is This (Tune: Greensleeves)

When A Child Is Born

When Comes This Rush Of Wings

While Shepherds Watched

White Christmas


Top 20 Choices 2015... 

1. Pachabel's Canon in D

2. Thousand Years

3. All Of Me

4. How Long Will I Love You

5. Can You Feel The Love Tonight 

6. Ho Hey

7. Chasing Cars

8. Wherever You Will Go

 9. From This Moment

10. Game Of Thrones

11. Thinking Out Loud

12. Always

13. Everything I Do

14. I'm Yours (Mraz)

15. Kissing You

16. Wonderwall

17. Amazing (Just The Way You Are)

18. Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

19. Beauty & The Beast

20. Jesu Joy Of Man's Desiring



Top 20 Choices 2014... 

1. Pachabel's Canon in D

2. Thousand Years

3. How Long Will I Love You

4. Can You Feel The Love Tonight

5. Chasing Cars

6. I'm Yours (Mraz)

7. Ho Hey

8. Kissing You

 9. All Of Me

10. Wherever You Will Go

11. Married Life

12. Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

13. Endless Love

14. You Raise Me Up

15. Somewhere Over The Rainbow 

16. Let Her Go

17. From This Moment

18. Californication

19.  Everything I Do

20. I Can't Help Falling In Love With You


Top 20 Choices 2013... 

1. Can You Feel The Love Tonight

2. Pachabel's Canon in D

3. I'm Yours (Mraz)

4. Fields of Gold

5.  Thousand Years

6. Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin

7. Chasing Cars

8. From This Moment

9. Everlong

10. Endless Love

11. Everything I Do

12. All I Ask Of You

13. Kiss From A Rose

14. Ho Hey

15. Power Of Love 

16. A Moment Like This

17. Bring Me To Life

18. Somewhere Over The Rainbow

19.  I Won't Give Up

20. Wherever You Will Go


Top 20 Choices 2012... 

1. Pachabel's Canon in D

2. Somewhere Over The Rainbow

3. Songbird

4. Fields of Gold

5.  Can You Feel The Love Tonight

6. From This Moment

7. All I Ask Of You

8. A Moment Like This

9. Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin

10. Chasing Cars

11. I'm Yours (The Script)

12.  I'm Yours (Mraz)

13. Kiss From A Rose

14. Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

15. All you need is love [SUNG ONLY]

16. Always

17. Clair de lune

18. Endless Love

19.  Greatest Day

20. Here Comes The Sun


Top 20 Choices 2011... 

1. Pachabel's Canon in D

2. Songbird

3. Somewhere Over The Rainbow

4. Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba

5. All I Ask Of You

6. Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin

7. I'm Yours (The Script)

8. A Moment Like This

9. Can You Feel The Love Tonight

10. Kiss From A Rose

11. Nothing Else Matters

12. Your Song

13. Fields of Gold

14. Hornpipe

15. Clair Du Lune

16. Greatest Day

17. Moon River

18. Chasing Cars

19. Stairway To Heaven

20. When I Fall In Love


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