The wedding ceremony is considered the most crucial element of your big day; however, the reception is equally important.
Once the official and serious part of the wedding has been done, there is an immense amount to prepare for the reception. This part of the day when people relax and begin to have fun; therefore, the music has to be perfect.
You need to ensure that you cater for everyone’s taste, and have the right choice of wedding reception songs.
Many couples do not appreciate how much planning will need to be put into the organization and decision process of the reception music. You should never forget about this element of your day, and ensure that you have chosen style of songs to be played. It is of course your wedding day; therefore, you and your partner will have the ultimate say in the style of music. However, you have to consider your guests and what they would like.
Weddings are one of the few places where a vast age range of people will attend, all of which will have different tastes. You may think that it is impossible to cater for everyone’s taste; however, with carefully planning and the right music, your reception will be n enormous success. Wedding receptions are about having fun and getting people up dancing; therefore, the music is very upbeat and lively. There are often songs that you will hear nowhere else but at weddings.
The most popular music for wedding receptions is often considered cheesy and lighthearted; this ensures that everyone will know some of the songs. Songs that encourage your guests to get up and interacting with one another are excellent. There are huge numbers of songs that can be chosen, which will create the perfect atmosphere at your wedding. You want songs that are fun, have no hidden meanings and that all ages would have heard of.
Some families will have traditional songs that need to be played, therefore, these have to be included into the play list for the reception. Keeping everyone happy can be a challenge, however, it is possible if you plan well and have the right people in charge of the music. You want to create a reception song list that is tasteful and not too cheesy, although these are the songs that people enjoy. There will be songs that you insist should be played, songs that should try to be played, and some brides will even select songs that should not be played. If you provide these comprehensive lists for the reception, there is no margin for error.
Some very traditional wedding reception songs for Western Society weddings are songs from Abba, The Beatles, Outkast and the Jacksons. All of which have produced perfect party classics that everyone knows the words and the dance too.
If you spend the time and effort creating the ultimate reception song list, you will ensure that it is another element of your wedding day which is perfect.
Have a wonderful wedding day,