071517-IMG-621.jpg

For any occasion

Make it special with live music by GuitarWitt

Wedding & Event Repertoire

GuitarWitt offers first-rate live music for your wedding or event of choice. With a wide variety of music to choose from, you can design your own live wedding music set list. We honor requests, if there are specific pieces of music you want performed at any part of the wedding or event. Even arrangements of today's popular music!

Make your wedding even more memorable with the sounds of Spanish, Gypsy, Jazz, Folk and/or Classical guitar. Performing all the traditional wedding favorites, like Pachelbel’s Canon and Bach's Cello Suite Prelude, as well as recognizable popular classical arrangements of songs like La Vie En Rose by Louis Armstrong and Something by The Beatles (George Harrison), and more. As a convenient option, Sound Systems - PA equipment (microphones and speakers) are available for wedding announcements, speeches and toasts.

If you want more than solo guitar, you may consider an ensemble via GuitarWitt, offering a variety of ensemble options: add vocals, mandolin, percussion, bass, violin, cello, flute, etc.

 

Reception or Recessional

(some may also work for Processional)

  • ACDC Bag by Phish

  • America by Paul Simon

  • Austurius (Leyenda) by Isaac Albeniz

  • Barcelona Nights by Ottmar Liebert

  • Bei mir bist du Schoen, original klezmer or jazz version

  • Besame Mucho by Consuelo Velázquez - Audio Sample

  • Lonely Boy, Gold on the Ceiling, Tighten Up by The Black Keys

  • Bucharest (East European Gypsy traditional)

  • Deal by the Grateful Dead

  • Candela by Buena Vista Social Club - Audio Sample

  • Chan Chan by Company Segundo - Audio Sample

  • Cielito Lindo

  • Dark Eyes (traditional Russian gypsy waltz)

  • Djobi Djoba by Gipsy Kings

  • Estudios Sencillos by Leo Brouwer - Audio Sample

  • Europa by Santana

  • Golden Brown by The Stranglers

  • Hava Nagila (Israeli Folk Song)

  • I Don't Need No Doctor by Ray Charles (John Scofield/Mayer Version)

  • Just The Two of Us by Bill Withers/Grover Washington Jr.

  • Libertango by Astor Piazolla - Audio Sample

  • Mazurka No. 3 by Garoto

  • Mediterranean Sundance-Rio Ancho by Al Di Meola/Paco De Lucia (flamenco)

  • Mi Caballo Blanco (traditional Latin folk song from Chile)

  • Mi Chamocha Jewish Blessing Song

  • Moorea by Gipsy Kings

  • Over the Hills and Far Away by Led Zeppelin

  • Oyo Como Va by Santana

  • Petit Waltz by Baden Powell

  • Pharaon by Gipsy Kings

  • Rumba in A minor (traditional)

  • Shady Grove by Jerry Garcia/David Grisman

  • Soul Sacrafice by Santana

  • Tanz Tanz Yidelekh

  • Them Belly Full by Bob Marley (Spanish Guitar Version)

  • Tipsy Gypsy by David Grisman

  • Tum Balalayka (traditional)

  • 2 The Night by Ottmar Liebert (Nuevo Flamenco)

  • Um Abraço no Bonfá by João Gilberto - 36

  • Volare (Catalan Rumba) by Gipsy Kings

  • Wonderful Tonight by Eric Clapton

  • Waiting in Vain Bob Marley

  • Yossel Yossel traditional Jewish/Yiddish Gypsy

  • Special Requests

Jazz Songs 

  • Afro Blue by John Coltrane

  • Agua De Beber by Antônio Carlos Jobim (guitar or ukulele)

  • Armando's Rhumba by Chick Corea (Jazz Flamenco)

  • Au Privave by Charlie Parker

  • Black Orpheus

  • Blue Bossa by Kenny Dorham

  • Desafinado bossa nova song composed by Antônio Carlos Jobim

  • Dream a Little Dream of Me (Kahn/Andree/Schwandt)

  • Girl from Ipanema by Jobim

  • Groovin' High by Dizzy Gillespie

  • Meditation (Meditação) by Antônio Carlos Jobim

  • My Favorite Things

  • One Note Samba by Antônio Carlos Jobim

  • Spain by Chick Corea

  • Solar by Miles Davis

  • So What by Miles Davis

  • Song for My Father by Horace Silver (Latin Jazz)

  • Sookie Sookie by Grant Green

  • Stuffy Turkey by Thelonius Monk

  • Sugar by Stanley Turrentine

  • Take Five by Dave Brubeck

  • There Will Never Be Another You

  • Wave by Antônio Carlos Jobim

  • Special Requests (Most Real Book Standard Charts Apply)

ProcessionaL/Guest Arrivals

  • Air on a G String by J.S. Bach

  • Cello Suite No. 1 Prelude by J.S. Bach

  • Celtic Songs Variety

  • Clair De Lune by Claude Debussy

  • Dos Aires Populares Cubanos, Movement I, Guajira Criolla

  • El Condor Pasa traditional Peruvian Folk Song (instrumental chord melody)

  • Frederic Hand Studies for Solo Guitar
    - No. 1 - Audio Sample
    -
    No. 3 - Audio Sample

  • Für Elise by Beethoven

  • Gavotte I and II from the sixth Cello Suite by J.S. Bach

  • The Girl with the Flaxen Hair by Claude Debussy

  • Guajira Criolla (Anckerman Theme) from Dos Aires Populares Cubanos arranged by Leo Brouwer

  • Gymnopedie No. 1 by Erik Satie - Audio Sample

  • Hashkiveinu Jewish Lullaby

  • Inspiração by Garoto - Audio Sample

  • Julia Florida (Barcarola) by Agustin Barrios Mangore

  • Lágrima (Teardrop) romantic prelude for solo guitar by Francisco Tárrega (1852–1909) - Audio Sample

  • Malagueña Salerosa — also known as La Malagueña

  • Make You Feel My Love by Bob Dylan (Adele Cover)

  • Over the Rainbow from The Wizard of Oz by Harburg and Arlen

  • Pavane for a Sleeping Beauty by Maurice Ravel

  • Cinq (5) Preludes by Heitor Villa-Lobos
    Prelude 1, Prelude 2, Prelude 3 - Audio Sample
    Prelude 4, Prelude 5

  • Preludio Eminor by Barrios - Audio Sample

  • Recuerdos De Alhambra by Francisco Tárrega

  • Sakura Japanese Folk Song Theme and Variations arranged by Yuquijiro Yocoh

  • Sleepers Awake! from Cantata No. 140 by J.S. Bach

  • Shalom Rav Jewish Prayer for Peace

  • Sherry’s Waltz by Andrew York

  • Someone Like You by Adele

  • The Wind Cries Mary by Jimi Hendrix

  • Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers

  • Venezuelan Waltzes by Antonio Lauro (Valses No. 1, 2, 3) - Audio Sample of No. 2

  • Two Venezuelan Waltzes by Antonio Lauro
    - El Negrito
    - La Gatica -
    Audio Sample

  • When You Say Nothing at All by Keith Whitley (Alison Krauss Cover)

  • Wedding Dance - Traditional Jewish Chassidic Song

  • Zapateo Cubano (Zapateado) Guajira Criolla by Leo Brouwer

  • Duets: Leccion 40 by Dionisio Aguado and Agustin Barrios Mangore

  • Estudio No. 1 by Aguado and Barrios

  • Ensemble Songs*

Ceremony, including Aisle march

  • Afro-Cuban Lullaby, traditional, arranged by Leo Brouwer - Bridal Party Enter - Audio Sample

  • Ave Maria by Franz P. Schubert

  • Beloved One by Ben Harper

  • Blackbird by The Beatles (John Lennon and Paul McCartney)

  • Bridal Chorus/Wedding March (Here Comes the Bride) by Richard Wagner

  • Canon in D by J. Pachelbel - Audio Sample

  • Can't Help Falling in Love by Elvis Presley - Audio Sample

  • Concierto en D mayor, Movement II: Largo, by Antonio Vivaldi

  • In My Life by The Beatles (John Lennon and Paul McCartney)

  • Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Chorale from Cantata 147) by J.S. Bach – Bridal Party Enter

  • La Vie En Rose by Louis Armstrong (instrumental version on guitar or ukulele) - Audio Sample

  • Love Me Like You Do by Ellie Goulding

  • Something, classical arrangement of The Beatles hit song by George Harrison

  • True Love Waits by Radiohead

  • Wedding March by F. Mendelssohn

  • Ensemble Songs*

  • Special Requests...

Recessional

  • Bourree BWV 996 E minor from Lute Suites by J.S. Bach - Audio Sample

  • Freight Train by Elizabeth Cotton - Audio Sample

  • Here Comes the Sun by The Beatles (George Harrison)

  • Maxwell’s Silver Hammer by The Beatles (John Lennon and Paul McCartney)

  • Opus 60, No. 1, Andantino by Matteo Carcassi - Audio Sample

  • Opus 60, No. 3, Andantino by Matteo Carcassi

  • Opus 60, No. 7, Andantino by Matteo Carcassi

  • Royal Plum Pudding by Andrew York

  • Two of Us, classical arrangement of the Beatles hit song by Lennon/McCartney - Audio Sample

  • You Are the Sunshine of My Life by Stevie Wonder

  • Duets: Andantino, Opus 35, No. 2 by Fernando Sor and Agustin Barrios Mangore

  • Ensemble Songs*

CELTIC, SCOTTISH, mexican, american + other world folk music 

As a Member of the Santa Barbara Folk Orchestra, GuitarWitt is now offering an extensive list of folk songs to choose from. These are just a few of the more popular folk songs listed below, from a vast list of many more epic and historic songs. We encourage you to book an ensemble when choosing folk music for your event, as it gives a full and genuine experience of the traditional songs.

  • Ae Fond Kiss

  • A Fig for a Kiss

  • Archibald McDonald Of Kepok

  • The Banana Boat Song

  • The Banks of Lough Gowna/The Dusty Windowsill

  • Bésame Mucho

  • Brian Boru’s March (jig)

  • Bright Morning Stars

  • Captain Henry O’Kain

  • Ca’ the Yowes

  • Celtic Butterfly

  • Chanter Song

  • Cielito Lindo

  • Contentment is Wealth

  • Danny Boy

  • Dark Eyes Russian Gypsy Waltz

  • Del Cabello Mas Sutil

  • El Condor Pasa

  • El Vito (vocal or instrumental)

  • El Rey

  • Farewell to Nigg

  • Flower of Scotland

  • Freight Train

  • Give Me Your Hand

  • House of the Rising Sun

  • Haul Away Joe

  • Hewlett

  • In and Out of the Harbor

  • Irishman’s Heart to the Ladies

  • Lady Susan Stewart’s Reel

  • Los Bilbilicos (Ladino)

  • Mo Ghile Mear

  • The Mist Covered Mountain

  • The Morning Dew

  • The Navy Hymn

  • O’Keefe’s Slide

  • One Hundred Pipers’’

  • Paddy’s Green Shamrock Shore

  • Planxty Irwin

  • The Rakes of Kildare

  • Sea Songs

  • She Moved Through the Fair

  • Star Of The County Down

  • The Swallow Tail Jig

  • Shenandoah

  • The Water is Wide

  • Shepherd’s Wife Waltz

  • Temperance Reel

  • Turkey in the Straw

  • Wayfaring Stranger

  • Whiskey in the Jar

  • The Wind That Shakes the Barley

  • Wild Mountain Thyme