Songs for a Naming Day

I was recently asked to provide a list of music & songs that would be suitable for a Child’s Naming Ceremony. After reviewing past ceremonies, discussions with some friends & a little research I have compiled this list of my top 50. I would be grateful for further suggestions.

There is more information on my website http://www.sharron.com.au/namingmusic.html

All Things Bright and Bautiful  Katherine Jenkins 
Amazed Lonestar 
At Last  Etta James 
Away In A Manger  Casting Crowns
Baby Baby Amy Grant 
Baby Love  Diana Ross and the Supremes 
Beautiful boy  John Lennon 
Beautiful Child  Eurythmics 
Butterfly Delta Goodrem 
Butterfly Kisses  Bob Carlisle 
Close to You  The Carpenters 
First Time Ever I Saw Your Face  Roberta Flack 
For your babies  Simply Red 
Forever Young  Rod Stewart 
Gracie Ben Fold
Gravity Embrace 
Hello My Baby  Ladysmith Black Mambazo 
I knew I loved You  Savage Garden 
In my arms  Plumb 
In My Daughter’s Eyes Martina McBride 
Isn’t she lovely  Stevie Wonder 
L’après-midi d’un faune  Debussy 
Little Ray of Sunshine  Brian Cadd 
Little Star  Madonna.
Lullaby Brahms 
Lullaby from the ‘Dolly’ Suite  Fauré 
Miracle Celine Dion 
Morning has Broken  Cat Stevens 
My Little Girl  Tim McGraw 
Peaceful Face  Hue and Cry 
Pure Lightning Seeds
She Elvis Costello 
She Makes a Sound  Hue and Cry 
Sleeping Child Michael Learns To Rock
Smile Uncle Cracker
Songbird Eva Cassidy 
Sorcerer’s Apprentice  Dukas 
Spring Four Seasons Vivaldi 
Summertime Ella Fitzgerald
Sweetest Little Fellow  Paul Robeson
The day (that you gave me a son) Babyface 
The Power of Love  Frankie
Unto us a child is born Messiah Handel 
Variations on a Nursery Tune  Dohnányi 
Waiting for a Star to Fall Boy Meets Girl
Welcome to the World  Kevin Rudolf 
What A Wonderful World  Nat King Cole 
With Arms Wide Open  Creed
You are the sunshine of my life Stevie Wonder 
You Gotta Be  Des’ree

Certificates racked for a Naming Ceremony

Advertisements

About Sharron

Authorised Civil Marriage Celebrant performing wedding ceremonies & namings in Grafton, Yamba, Maclean throughout the Clarence Valley & nearby.
This entry was posted in Celebrant, Grafton, Naming Day, Naming Day Music, Wedding Celebrant Grafton and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s