wedding march
noun Date: 1850 a march of slow tempo and stately character composed or played to accompany the bridal procession

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Wedding March (Mendelssohn) — Felix Mendelssohn s Wedding March is one of the best known of the pieces that he wrote as incidental music for Shakespeare s play A Midsummer Night s Dream in 1842. It is one of the most played wedding marchesFact|date=February 2008.At weddings… …   Wikipedia

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