Funeral music – Classical music

Sorted alphabetically by title or first line.

AAlbinoni : Adagio In G Minor (click here)

Bach : Sheep May Safely Graze (click here)

Bach : Air (from Suite No. 3 in D) (click here)

Bach : 8 Short Preludes & Fugues (click here)

Bach : Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (click here)

Bach : Prelude No. 1 in C Major (click here)

Bach : Chorale Preludes, Fugues and Fantasias (click here)

Bach : Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C (click here)

Beethoven : Adiagio from Piano Sonata No 8 (click here)

Bach : Blessed Jesu, We Are Here (click here)

Brahms : How Lovely Are Thy Dwellings Fair (click here)

Barber : Agnus Dei, Adagio For Strings (click here)

Beethoven : Moonlight Sonata, 1st Movement (click here)

Beethoven : Symphony No 7 in A, 2nd Movement (click here)

Bach/ Gounod : Ave Maria (click here)

Chopin : Funeral March (from Piano Sonata No 2) (click here)

Chopin : Prelude No 15 ‘The Raindrop’ (click here)

Chopin : Prelude No 6 (click here)

Chopin : Prelude No 7 (click here)

DDebussy : Clair de Lune (click here)

EElgar : Nimrod (from Enigma Variations) (click here)

Elgar : Angels’ Farewell (from the Dream of Gerontius) (click here)

Elgar : Salut d’Amour (click here)

Elgar : Ave Verum Corpus (click here)

Elgar : Chanson De Matin (click here)

Einaudi : The Waves (click here)

Einaudi : Two Sunsets (click here)

FFaure : In Paradisum (from Requiem) (click here)

Faure : Pie Jesu (from Requiem) (click here)

Franck : Panis Angelicus (click here)

Faure : He Shall Feed His Flock (from The Messiah) (click here)


Faure : Pavane (click here)

Faure : Requiem Aeternam (from Requiem) (click here)

GGuilmant : Organ Sonata No 1 Op 42 Pastorale (click here)

Gluck : Dance Of The Blessed Spirits (from Orpheus And Eurydice) (click here)

HHandel : Air (from Water Music) (click here)

Handel : Hallelujah Chorus (from The Messiah) (click here)

Handel : I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (from The Messiah) (click here)

Handel : The Dead March (from Saul) (click here)

Handel : Selections from the Firework Music (click here)

Handel : Where E’er You Walk (from Semele) (click here)

Handel : Largo (from Xerxes) (click here)

Handel : Allegra (from Water Music) (click here)

JJenkins : Benedictus (from The Armed Man) (click here)
LLefebure-Wely : Sortie in E Flat for Organ (click here)

Lloyd Webber : Pie Jesu (from Requiem) (click here)

MMahler : Symphony No 1, 3rd Movement (click here)

Mahler : Symphony No 5, 4th Movement (click here)

Maxwell Davies : Farewell to Stromness (click here)

Mendelssohn : I Waited For The Lord (click here)

Mendelssohn : O For The Wings Of A Dove (from Hear My Prayer) (click here)

Mendelssohn : Songs Without Words Op 85 No 2 The Adieu (click here)

Mendelssohn : Songs Without Words Op 102 No 6 Faith (click here)

Mozart : Ave Verum Corpus (Eucharistic Hymn) (click here)

Mozart : Alleluia (from Exultate Jubilate) (click here)

Mozart : Lacrimosa (from Requiem) (click here)

Mozart : Laudate Dominum (click here)

Mozart : Piano Concerto No 21, ‘Elvira Madigan’ (click here)

Mozart : Sanctus (from Requiem) (click here)

Mozart : Soave Sia Il Vento (from Cosi Fan Tutte) (click here)

Mussorgsky : Promenade (from Pictures at an Exhibition) (click here)

PPachelbel : Canon in D Major (click here)

Puccini : Nessun Dorma (from Turandot) (click here)

Puccini : O Mia Babbino Caro (from Gianni Schicchi) (click here)

Puccini : Un Bel Di Vedremo (from Madame Butterfly) (click here)

Purcell : Funeral Sentences (click here)

Purcell : Music For The Funeral Of Queen Mary (click here)

Purcell : Dido’s Lament (from Dido and Aeneas) (click here)

Purcell : Rejoice In The Lord Always (click here)

Purcell : Rondeau (arranged for 4 Recorders) (click here)

Puccini : Vissi D’Arte (from Tosca) (click here)

RRachmaninoff : Bogoroditse Devo (click here)

Rutter : God Be In My Head (click here)

Rutter : Panis Angelicus (click here)

Rutter : Pie Jesu (from Requiem) (click here)

SSaint-Saens : Symphony No 3 Extract (for Organ Manuals) (click here)

Saint-Saens : The Swan (from The Carnival Of The Animals) (click here)

Satie : Gnossienne No 1 for Piano (click here)

Schubert : Ave Maria (from The Lady Of The Lake) (click here)

Schubert : The Lord Is My Shepherd (click here)

Schubert : String Quintet in C Major (click here)

Schumann : Song Of The Reaper (from Album for the Young) (click here)

Smetana : Vitava (Second of 6 Symphonic Poems) (click here)

Stanford : Beati Quorum Via (click here)

Richard Strauss : The Four Last Songs (click here)

TTallis : Libera, Glory To Thee (Tallis’ Canon) (click here)

Tallis : Third Mode Melody (click here)

Tavener : Funeral Ikos (click here)

Tavener : Song For Athene (click here)

Tchaikovsky : Chanson Triste (click here)

Tchaikovsky : Waltz Of The Flowers (from The Nutcracker) (click here)

Traditional Bugle Call : The Last Post (click here)

VVaughan Williams : The Lark Ascending (click here)

Vaughan Williams : Tallis Fantasia (click here)

Verdi : Ave Maria (from Otello) (click here)

Verdi : Requiem Aeternam (click here)

Vivaldi : Summer (from Four Seasons) (click here)

Vivaldi : Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera (click here)

Walford Davies : God Be In My Head (click here)

Walford Davies : Solemn Melody (click here)

Wesley : Thou Wilt Keep Him In Perfect Peace (click here)

Widor : Toccata from Symphony No 5 (click here)

Lasting Post’s collection of music for funerals.