Note: When available, links are provided to listen to and download digital versions of suggested songs (in MP3 format) from Amazon.com. The typical price per download is $.99 to $1.29.
Some people have favorite show tunes. The following is a list of favorites from musicals.
- Memories from Cats
- Gone with the Wind Theme Song by Mantovani Orchestra
Somewhere Over the Rainbow is available in many different
music genres, including jazz, pop and rock
Edward Scissorhands Theme Song
Wind Beneath My Wings – Although popular for weddings, it’s
also appropriate for funeral services
Anatevka from Fiddler on the Roof (“If I were a rich man”) is about a town, but its somber tone can as apply to life and death
Old Man River either a Paul Robeson original or an instrumental
offers a powerful sound
Blade Runner soundtrack has many reflective, new age pieces