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A Short Guide
Music and Song suggestions suitable for use in Funeral Ceremonies

Mainly compiled by Funeral Celebrant Pamela Adams
Others provided by Graduates of the International College of Celebrancy

For a Fisherman: 
"Gone Fishin" - Bing Crosby and Co.

For A Bushie/Garden Lover: 
Australian Bird Symphony

For Children/Babies: 
"Goodnight My Angel"
 - Billy Joel 
"Circle of Life" - EIton John 
"Fly" - Celine Dion 
"Beautiful In My Eyes" - Joshua Kadisson 
"Baby Mine" - Bette Midler 

For Young Funerals: 
--- "Goodbye My Friend" – Linda Ronstadt 
--- "Everybody Hurts"
 - REM 
--- "And When I Die" - No Mercy 
--- "Truly, Madly Deeply" - Savage Garden 
--- "I Will Always Love You" - Whitney Houston 
--- "Bring Him Home" - Michael Crawford 
--- "Nobody Knows But Me" - Tony Rich 
--- "Forever Young" & "I'll Stand By You" - Pretenders Parents: 
--- "Because You Loved Me" - Celine Dion 
--- "Wind Beneath My Wings" - Bette Midler 
--- "Beloved" - Wendy Matthews 
--- "All I Ask of You" - Michael Crawford

For all ages: 
"It's A Wonderful World" - Louis Armstrong
"Angels" - John Farnham 
"Well Meet Again" - Vera Lynn 
"In My Life" - The Beatles; Judy Collins, Sean Connery 
"Memory" - Barbara Streisand 
"The Way We Were" - Barbara Streisand 
"Goodnight Sweetheart" - Al Bowly 
"Have I Told You Lately That I Love You" – Van Morrison; Rod Stewart 
"You Are So Beautiful To Me" - Joe Cocker 
"One Sweet Day" - Mariah Carey/Boyz To Men 
"It's Hard To Leave" - Judith Durham

For a father
The Old Man - sung by John McDermott (Irish Tenors)

From Celebrant Christine Capewell
Goodbye: Lionel Richie
I'll see you in my Dreams - Sung by Joe Brown
Time To Sleep - Richard Strauss
Charmaine (as Background music during commital) 
Sleepsong - Secret Garden
The Last Rose of Summer - T. Moore 

Soundtracks: Selections from "Paradise Road""Out of Africa", "Man From Snowy River", and so on. --

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