Repertoire

Krista performs a wide variety of selections and continually adds songs to her repertoire by popular demand. For unlisted favorites, please contact Krista, as she is pleased to accommodate special requests.

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Selected Genres

All recordings Copyright 2000-2013 Krista Strader and Lush Music. These music files are for demonstration purposes only, and may not be reproduced in any way, including but not limited to: CD burning, transfer to a portable music player, linking on another website, or playing live. Lush Music reserves all rights, including the right of first use.

Music for The Wedding Ceremony

Classical and Baroque

Renaissance and Early Music

Popular/Contemporary

Movies/Film/Television

Broadway Showtunes

Jazz Standards

Relaxation/Ambient

Sacred/Spiritual

Jewish Melodies

Children's Corner

Celtic and Irish Tunes

Filipino Songs

Persian Popular and Folk


Classical and Baroque

Selections by Debussy, Bach, Damase, Pachelbel, Beethovan, Vivaldi, Mouret, Faure, Purcell, Couperin, Scarlatti, Handel, Mendelssohn, Telemann, Puccini, Von Gluck, Saint-Saens, Wachs, Rameau, Clarke

Claire De Lune (Debussy)
Romance (Debussy)
"Meditation" from Thais (Massenet)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Bach)
Arioso (Bach)
Air in G (Bach)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)
Bist Du Bei Mir (Bach)
Moonlight Sonata (Beethovan)
Cavalleria Rusticana "Intermezzo" (Mascagni)
Sonatina from Cantata No. 109 (Bach)
"The Flower Duet" from Lakme (Delibes)
Prelude (Bach)
Blue Danube (Strauss)
Joyful Overture (Grandjany)
Dirait-on (Lauridsen)
Caprice from Alceste (Gluck)
Troisieme Acte (Couperin)
Minuet in G (Bach)
Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach)
Polovtsian Dance (Borodin)
Rondeau (Purcell)
Waltz in A Minor (Chopin)
Canon in D (Pachelbel)
The Swan (Saint-Saens)
Largo, Winter, Op. 8, No. 4 (Vivaldi)
Folia (Scarlatti)
Menuet in G Major (CPE Bach)
The Harmonious Blacksmith (Handel)
Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)
Trumpet Tune (Purcell)
Pavane (Wachs)
Sarabande Theme (Handel)
Dance of the Blessed Spirits (Gluck)
First Arabesque (Debussy)
Psalm 19 (Marcello)
Barcarolle from Tales of Hoffman (Offenbach)
Le Tambourin (Rameau)
Etude, Op. 10, No. 3 (Chopin)
"Chaconne" from The Fairy Queen (Purcell)
St. Anthony Chorale (Brahms)
Ave Maria (Schubert)
La Donna E Mobile from Rigoletto (Verdi)
Gavotte (Grandjany)
Largo from "Xerxes" (Handel)
Lento, Sonatina in B-flat Minor, Mvt. 3 (Chopin)
Come, Ye Sons of Art, Away (Purcell)
"Musetta's Waltz" from La Boheme (Puccini)
Ode to Joy (Beethovan)
Spring (Vivaldi's Four Seasons)
Fantaisie-Impromptu (Chopin)
Adagio from Oboe Concerto, Mvt. 3 (Telemann)
Rondeau "Masterpiece Theatre" Theme (Mouret)
New World Symphony Themes (Dvorak)
Adagietto (Damase)
Gavotte, Iphegenia in Aulis (Von Gluck)
Third Gymnopedie (Satie)
Nocturne, Op. 55, No. 1 (Chopin)
Trout Quintet (Schubert)
Pavane (Faure)
Aria in Classic Style (Grandjany)
About Foreign Lands and People (Schumann)
Air, Water Music (Handel)
Emporer Waltz (Strauss)
Hornpipe (Handel)
Air from "Water Music" (Handel)
White Flowers (Traditional Italian)
Raindrop Prelude, Op. 28, No. 15 (Chopin)
"Jupiter" from The Planets (Holst)
On Wings of Song (Mendelssohn)
O, Mio Babbino (Puccini)
Lullaby (Brahms)
Minuet from Don Giovanni (Mozart)

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Renaissance and Early Music

Harp arrangements by Deborah Friou

Au Renouvel du tens
Hec Dies
Chanson
Lai
Winder wie ist
Reis glorios
Alle, Psallite Cum Luya-Alleluya
Nobilis Humilis
Dehors Lonc Pre
Edi Beo Thu, Hevene Quene
Cantiga
Estampie Royal II, IV, V, VI
English Estampie
Dance Royal
Ductia
Chansonnette
La Rotta
Lament of Tristan
Douce Dame Jolie
Trotto
Chanconeta Tedesca
Ingrata
Now Wolde y Fayne Summer This Mak
My Lady Carey's Dompe
Branle
The King's Dance
Passamezzo antico
Pavanne d'Angleterre
Galliarde
Carmen Vernale
The Western Wynde
White Flowers
A Scots Tune
Spyenelit Reforme

Tunes from Straloch Lute Book
Canarie I & II
Ladie Ann Gordon's Lilt

Tunes from the Rowallen Lute Book
A Daunce
Currant
Corne Yairds
Cabot
Scots Tune I & II

Tunes by Gervaise
Almande IV
Gaillarde

English Tunes
Three Ravens
A Jig
Robin
Lady Laiton's Almain

Tunes by Praetorius
Bransle de la Torche
Bransle de Montirande
Courante CLXXXIII
La Rosette
Courante XCVIII

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Popular/Contemporary

A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)
Let Her Go (Passenger)
All of Me (John Legend)
Unconditionally (Katy Perry)
Say Something (A Great Big World)
Just The Way You Are/Amazing (Bruno Mars)
Marry Me (Train)
I'm Yours (Jason Mraz)
Eternity Memories of Lightwaves (Final Fantasy X2)
Fireflies (Owl City)
Need You Now (Lady Antebellum)
Better Together (Jack Johnson)
The Edge of Glory (Lady Gaga)
The Only Exception (Paramore)
Marry You (Bruno Mars)
Tifia's Theme (Final Fantasy VII)
Love Story (Taylor Swift)
Hanging By A Moment (Lifehouse)
Telephone (Lady Gaga/Beyonce)
Bubbly (Colbie Caillat)
Bittersweet Symphony (The Verve)
Clocks (Coldplay)
How to Save A Life (The Fray)
Lucky (Jason Mraz/Colbie Caillat)
Nothing Else Matters (Metallica)
Cherish (Madonna)
Don't Stop Believin' (Journey)
In My Place (Coldplay)
Lovesong (The Cure/311)
I Don't Want to Miss A Thing (Aerosmith)
Breathe (Faith Hill)
Satellite (Dave Matthews Band)
Stand By Me (Ben King)
Bella's Lullaby (from "Twilight"/Carter Burwell)
River Flows In You (from "Twilight")
Viva La Vida (Coldplay)
The Way I Am (Ingrid Michaelson)
Both Sides Now (Joni Mitchell)
The Scientist (Coldplay)
I Will Follow You Into the Dark (Death Cab for Cutie)
Home (Michael Buble)
Stairway to Heaven (Led Zeppelin)
Never Saw Blue (Hayley Westenra)
Come Away With Me (Norah Jones)
Open Arms (Journey)
The Notebook Love Theme (Aaron Zigman)
Daniel (Elton John)
All My Life (K-Ci & JOJO)
Falling Slowly (from "Once")
Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen/Rufus Wainwright)
This I Promise You (N'Sinc)
Come What May (from "Moulin Rouge")
Songbird (Eva Cassidy/Fleetwood Mac)
The Sound of Silence (Simon and Garfunkel)
The Secret Wedding (Braveheart)
When You Say Nothing at All (Alison Krauss)
All You Need Is Love (The Beatles)
Heaven (Bryan Adams)
I Will Be Here (Steven Curtis Chapman)
Love You a Little More Each Day (Jacky Cheung)
The Moon Represents My Heart (Teresa Teng)
Fields of Gold (Sting)
San Francisco/Flowers In Your Hair (Scott McKenzie)
Capricho Arabe (Francisco Tarrega)
Cinema Paradiso (Josh Groban)
Amazed (Lonestar)
100 Years (Five for Fighting)
Bless the Broken Road (Rascal Flats)
California Dreamin' (Mama & the Papas)
Lucy and Linus (Peanuts)
Crazy For You (Madonna)
Time After Time (Cyndi Lauper)
Eternal Flame (The Bangles)
Everytime (Britney Spears)
I Hope You Dance (Lee Ann Womack)
You're Still You (Josh Groban)
Because You Loved Me (Celine Dion)
Making Memories of Us (Keith Urban)
Butterfly Kisses (Bob Carlisle)
Only Hope (Mandy Moore)
Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)
Blessed (Elton John)
Annie's Song (John Denver)
Save the Best for Last (Vanessa Williams)
Can You Feel the Love Tonight (Elton John)
Faithfully (Journey)
Have I Told You Lately (Van Morrison)
The Wedding Song (Kenny G)
I Will Remember You (Sarah McLachlan)
My Girl (Smokey Robinson)
I Can Only Imagine (Mercy Me)
Hymne (Vangelis/"Chariots of Fire")
The Prayer (Andrea Bocelli/Josh Groban)
Can't Help Falling In Love (Elvis/Celine Dion)
Fragile (Sting)
Perhaps Love (John Denver)
To Make You Feel My Love (Bob Dylan)
Endless Love (Richie/Ross)
Con Te Partiro (Andrea Bocelli)
I'll Be There (Mariah Carey)
Candle In the Wind (Elton John)
When I Fall In Love (Nat King Cole)
The Rose (Bette Midler)
For All We Know (Carpenters)
Tears In Heaven (Eric Clapton)
Your Song (Elton John)
What A Wonderful World (Louis Armstrong)
From this Moment (Shania Twain)
Yesterday (John Lennon)
The Way We Were (Barbara Streisand)
My Heart Will Go On (Celine Dion/"Titanic" Love Theme)
I Swear (Boys ll Men)
The Gift (Jim Brickman)
The Wind Beneath My Wings (Bette Midler)
We've Only Just Begun (Carpenters)
Just the Way You Are (Billy Joel)
You Raise Me Up (Josh Groban)
Valentine (Jim Brickman)
Longer Than (Dan Fogelberg)
The Wedding Song (Paul Stookey)
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Leona Lewis/Peggy Seeger)
Grow Old Along With Me (John Lennon)
Angel (Sarah McLachlan)
L.O.V.E (Nat King Cole)
You Are So Beautiful (Joe Cocker)
I've Dreamed of You (Barbara Streisand)
For All We Know (Carpenters)
Danny Boy/Londonderry Air
You Light Up My Life (Debby Boone)
A Time For Us (Love Theme from "Romeo and Juliet")
The Color of My Love (Celine Dion)

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Movies/Film/Television

River Flows In You (Twilight)
Main Theme from Star Wars
Jurassic Park Main Theme (Jurassic Park)
Both Sides Now (Love Actually/Joni Mitchell)
Into the West (Lord of the Rings)
Rohan's Theme (Lord of the Rings)
In Dreams (Lord of the Rings)
May It Be (Lord of the Rings)
Main Theme from "Up"
Honor Him (Gladiator)
Now We Are Free/Gladiator Theme (Gladiator)
Bella's Lullaby (Twilight)
Ordinary Miracle (Charlotte's Web/Sarah McLachlan)
Theme from Edward Scissorhands
Le Festin (Ratatouille)
I Want To Spend My Lifetime Loving You (Mask of Zorro)
Love Theme from The Notebook
Feels Like Home (Michael)
I Need You (LeAnn Rimes/Jesus Mini-Series)
Colors of the Wind (Pocohontas)
Falling Slowly (Once)
Everything I Do, I Do It for You (Robin Hood)
The Secret Wedding (Braveheart)
Come What May (Moulin Rouge)
Always (Artificial Intelligence)
Only Hope (A Walk to Remember)
The Rainbow Connection (Muppet Movie)
Terms of Endearment Theme
My Own True Love (Gone With the Wind)
Moon River (Breakfast at Tiffany's)
Gabriel's Oboe (The Mission)
Variation on a Theme by Paganini (Somewhere In Time)
Anne's Theme (Anne of Green Gables)
St. Elmo's Fire Love Theme
Pure Imagination (Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, 1971)
As Time Goes By (Casablanca)
Over the Rainbow (Wizard of Oz)
Unchained Melody (Ghost)
My Heart Will Go On (Titanic)
Love Story Theme (Love Story)
Somewhere In Time Love Theme
Through the Eyes of Love (Ice Castles)
The Homecoming Theme (The Homecoming)
Storybook Love (The Princess Bride)
Can You Read My Mind? (Superman)
Somewhere Out There (An American Tale)
The Wind Beneath My Wings (Beaches)
The Thorn Birds/Meggie's Theme (The Thorn Birds)
Evergreen (A Star Is Born)
Smile (Modern Times/Charlie Chaplin)
Forrest Gump Feather Theme (Forrest Gump)
Somewhere My Love (Dr. Zchivago)

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Broadway Showtunes

Selections from Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Evita, The Sound of Music, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, West Side Story, Oklahoma, Fiddler on the Roof, Aspects of Love, A Little Night Music, Cats, The Fantasticks

All I Ask of You
Angel of Music
Music of the Night
Think of Me
Bring Him Home
I Dreamed a Dream
On My Own
Castle On A Cloud
You Must Love Me
Don't Cry for Me, Argentina
The Sound of Music
Edelweiss
My Favorite Things
Climb Ev'ry Mountain
If I Loved You
You'll Never Walk Alone
Some Enchanted Evening
Getting to Know You
We Kiss In A Shadow
Hello, Young Lovers
One Hand, One Heart
Somewhere
O, What A Beautiful Morning
People Will Say We're In Love
The Surrey With the Fringe on Top
Sunrise, Sunset
Far From the Home I Love
Matchmaker
Sabbath Prayer
Love Changes Everything
Send in the Clowns
Memory
Try to Remember
They Were You

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Jazz Standards

Georgia On My Mind
I Left My Heart In San Francisco
Beyond the Sea
Someone to Watch over Me
Embraceable You
Days of Wine and Roses
Satin Doll
Bewitched
All the Things You Are
Girl from Ipenema
Crazy
My Funny Valentine
Where or When
Tammy
Unchained Melody
Fly Me to the Moon
September Song
Summertime
A Time for Us
What a Wonderful World
When I Fall In Love
Like Someone in Love
Ebb Tide
Misty
I Get a Kick Out of You
Look to the Rainbow
'S Wonderful
A Summer Place
Windmills of Your Mind
Moon River
Falling in Love with Love
It Had to Be You
La Vie en Rose
Autumn Leaves
As Time Goes By
Charade
Moondance
I'm In the Mood for Love
Shadow of Your Smile
Sentimental Reasons
I've Got a Crush on You
The Summer Knows
Unforgettable
The Way You Look Tonight
When You Wish Upon A Star

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Relaxation/Ambient

Selections by Enya:
Watermark
A Day Without Rain
Caribbean Blue
Tea House Room
Silver Inches
Fallen Embers
Flora's Secret
Only Time
May It Be
Shepherd Moons

Selections by Jim Brickman:
If You Believe
All I Ever Wanted
Devotion
Valentine
Catching Twilight
Angel Eyes
Rocket To the Moon
The Promise
Little Star

Additional Artists:
Velocity of Love (Suzanne Ciani)
Behind the Waterfall (David Lanz)
Ballade Pour Adeline (Richard Clayderman)

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Sacred/Spiritual

You Raise Me Up
The Prayer
On Eagles Wings
Morning Has Broken
Amazing Grace
Come Thou Fount
Simple Gifts
Water Is Wide
How Great Thou Art
Ave Maria
I Will Be Here (Steven Curtis Chapman)
Amazing Love/You Are My King
Made Me Glad
Draw Me Close
You Are My All In All
In Christ Alone
Blessed Assurance
Be Thou My Vision
This Is My Father's World
Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee
El Shaddai
I Can Only Imagine
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God
The Steadfast Love of the Lord
Children of the Heavenly Father
Come and See
Father, I Adore You
O God, Our Help in Ages Past
I Love You, Lord
Jesus, Name Above All Names
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
The Old Rugged Cross
Beneath the Cross of Jesus
Holy, Holy, Holy
In His Time
As the Deer
Abide With Me
Just As I Am
All Creatures of Our God and King
As We Gather
O Lord, You're Beautiful
Blest Be the Tie that Binds
For the Beauty of the Earth
O, How I Love Jesus
To God Be the Glory
What A Friend We Have in Jesus
Were You There
Great Is The Faithfulness
In the Garden
It is Well With My Soul
Seek Ye First
Fairest Lord Jesus
Jesus Loves Me
Open Our Eyes
Nearer My God To Thee
My Jesus, I Love Thee
Rock of Ages
Softly and Tenderly
You Are My Hiding Place
Create in Me a Clean Heart
Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee
O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus
All Hail the Power of Jesus Name
When Morning Gilds the Sky

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Jewish Melodies

Erev Shel Shoshanim (Evening of Roses)
Chorsha Ha Eucaliptis (On the Jordan)
Dodi Li (I Am My Beloved's)
Erev Ba (Evening Comes)
Eile Chamda Libi (The Desire of My Heart)
Simon Tov
Sunrise, Sunset
Far From the Home I Love
Sabbath Prayer
Jerusalem of Gold
Lev Tohor
Bilvovi
Achas Sho'Alti
Eshes Chayil
Y'did Nefesh
K'var Achare Chatzot
Hana'ava Babanot
Od Yishoma
Bashana Haba'ah
Hevenu Shalom Alekhem
Mitzva G'dola
Shmelkie's Nigun
Yism' Chu Hashomayim
Shalom Aleichem
Mi Yitnani Of
Uvo-U Ho'Ovdim
Devid Melech
La Rosa Enflorece
V'Haer Enenu
Halicha Lekeisariya
Sher
Adon Olam
Hava Hagila
Hine Ma Tov
Frailach

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Children's Corner

Frere Jacques
Toyland
Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Three Blind Mice
Pat-A-Cake
Over the River and Through the Woods
London Bridge
Hickory, Dickory, Dock
Old MacDonald Had A Farm
Little Miss Muffett
Three Blind Mice
Yankee Doodle
Row, Row, Row Your Boat
Skip To My Lou
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
Humpty Dumpty
Eency Weency Spider
Merrily We Roll Along
Mary Had A Little Lamb
Rock-A-Bye, Baby

"Disney" Selections from:
Snow White
Cinderella
The Jungle Book
Mary Poppins
The Little Mermaid
Beauty and the Beast
Pinnochio
The Lion King
Peter Pan
Lady and the Tramp
Winnie the Pooh
Bambi
Aladdin
Pocahontas
Sleeping Beauty
Tarzan

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Celtic and Irish Tunes

Avenging and Bright
Londonderry Air/Danny Boy
Carrickfergus
Down By the Sally Gardens
The Foggy Dew
Quiet Land of Erin
Last Rose of Summer
The Ashgrove
Fields of Athenry
Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore
A Jig
Farewell! But Whenever You Welcome the Hour
Fairy Dance Reel
Garryowen
Dublin Streets
Off She Goes
Road to Lisdoonvarna
Maid At the Spinning Wheel
Rights of Man
Green Fields of America
Casey's Hornpipe
Give Me Your Hand
The Parting Glass
Believe Me If All Those Endearing Charms
Farewell to Liverpool
Has Sorrow Thy Young Days Shaded?
The Kerry Dance
My Wild Irish Rose
She Moves Through the Fair
Over the Hills and Far Away
Rosin the Bow
Sweet Rosie O'Grady
'Tis the Last Rose of Summer
Wearin' O' the Green
When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
Too-Ra-Loo-Ra-Loo-Ral
Eleanor Plunkett
Sheebeg and Sheemore
Glenlivet

Enya Selections

Watermark
A Day Without Rain
Tea House Room
Silver Inches
Fallen Embers
Flora's Secret
Only Time
May It Be
Shepherd Moons

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Filipino Songs

Ikaw Lamang
Kailangan Kita

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Persian Popular and Folk

Golden Dreams (Javad Maroufi)
Rashid Khan (Traditional Iran)
Mikham Beram Kouh/I Want to Go to the Mountain (Iranian Folk)
Pishdaramad-e Esfahan (Traditional Iran)
Jaan e Maryam/Dearest Maryam (Traditional Iran)
Reng e Almaasi (Iranian Folk)

Selections by Iranian Composer Anoushirvan Rohani:

Avalin Tango/First Tango (lyrics by Reza Rohani)
Haft Rooz/Weekdays
Tavalodat Mobaarak/Iranian Birthday Song
Delyaar
Afsoos/Remorse
Maadar/Mother
Aashegh Shodam/Falling In Love
Soltaan e Ghalbhaa/Emperor of Hearts
Aziz Joon/Dearest
Gole Sang/Stone Flower
Majnoon e Tou/Crazy for You
Entezaar/Awaiting
Saraab/Illusions
Bahaaneh/Pretense
Dele Kouchoulou/Sweetheart

Selections by Iranian Composer Fariborz Lachini:

Autumn, Autumn, Autumn
Autumn Lightness
Autumn Was Lost in the Leaves
In Autumn, the Leaves Came to Our House
T'was the Uprising of the Leaves, T'was Autumn
Perplexed, I Reached the Edge of Autumn
Faces Lost in the Autumn Leaves
In My Little Autumn, the Trees Had Only One Leaf
In the Corner of the Sky, Were the Leaves of Autumn
Confused, the Leaves Went to the Sea
T'was the Morning of the Leaves, T'was Autumn
The End of Autumn
Me Without Autumn
Stellar Silence
Loneliness
Desire to Stay
Childhood
I Remember...
Staring In the Mirror
Loneliness Trail
What Must Have Been
Autumn Slumber
Reincarnation
Fall In Love Again
Silver Winter
A Thousand Leaves
Forever In My Dreams
Sepidar
Autumn Whispers
It's Snowing
Fragments of Autumn
Blue Sky
Autumn In My Heart
Calling Out to You
Signs of Rain
On the Wind

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