The prelude is the segment of a marriage ceremony that provides
a suspense to the upcoming event.
As the guests arrive, and last minute decorations, positions, roles
and lines are finalised, music is played surreptitiously in the
background. Since the music is played before the bride (and her
bridal party) arrives at the ceremony, the music chosen for the
Prelude should be both suspenseful, subtle, and welcoming.
Some ideas for music for your Prelude are listed below: