Funeral Music

Kimberley Dunn, Ottawa Pianist Playing Piano

Comfort and reflection through music. Beautiful, personal and moving tributes.

Packages & Pricing

Offering 1-2 hour funeral music packages, serving all faiths and religious denominations. Reception music can also be included after the memorial service. Pricing varies by date, time, and venue/location. Please contact me with your event details for my availability and a personalized quote. All packages include customized music, my piano & sound system, and 30mins of prelude music before the service.

  • Funerals & Memorials
  • Church Singer
  • Catholic Masses
  • Celebration of Life

Music & Demos

  1. Ave Maria by Schubert, Performed by Kimberley Dunn 2:32
  2. Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen, Performed by Kimberley Dunn 5:22
  3. Pachelbel's Canon in D by Pachelbel, Performed by Kimberley Dunn 5:09
  4. Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong, Performed by Kimberley Dunn 3:05
  5. You Raise Me Up by Josh Groban, Performed by Kimberley Dunn 3:28

Song Selections

I have performed for many religious and non-denominational funerals in the Ottawa area. Catholic Masses commonly include some or all of the following: prelude, processional, responsorial psalm, gospel acclamation/alleluia, offertory, communion, and recessional. You are welcome to include as much music as you like and anything that is special to you and your family. The song lists below are offered as a helpful guide of common requests.

Funeral Music

Amazing GraceTraditional
AngelSarah McLachlan
Annie's Song John Denver
Ave Maria (Latin)
Because You Loved MeCeline Dion
Both Sides NowJoni Mitchell
Bring Him HomeLes Misérables
Con Te Partiro (Time To Say Goodbye - Italian)
Andrea Bocelli
Danny BoyTraditional
Fly Away My Angel (baby/child)Cherie Norquay
Forever YoungBob Dylan
Forever YoungRod Stewart
Go Rest High On That MountainVince Gill
Leonard Cohen
Humble And KindTim McGraw
I Am SailingRod Stewart
I Look To You
Whitney Houston
I Will Remember You
Sarah McLachlan
I'll Be Seeing YouVera Lynn
ImagineJohn Lennon
In My LifeThe Beatles
Into The WestAnnie Lennox (Lord of the Rings)
La Mer (French)Charles Trenet
La Vie En Rose (French)Edith Piaf
L'Amour Existe Encore (French)
Celine Dion
Let It BeThe Beatles
Moon RiverHenry Mancini
Morning Has BrokenCat Stevens
My Father’s SonThe Tenors
My WayFrank Sinatra
My Wild Irish RoseTraditional
Non, Je Ne Regrette Rien (French)Edith Piaf
Precious Child (baby/child)Karen Taylor-Good
Smallest Wingless (baby)Craig Cardiff
SmileCharlie Chaplin
Somewhere, My LoveMaurice Jarré
Somewhere Over The RainbowEva Cassidy
SongbirdFleetwood Mac
The HomecomingHagood Hardy
The PrayerCeline Dion & Andrea Bocelli
The RoseBette Midler
The VoyageIrish Traditional
UnforgettableNat King Cole
We'll Meet AgainVera Lynn
What A Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong
When Irish Eyes Are SmilingBing Crosby
When You Wish Upon A StarDisney
White Cliffs Of DoverVera Lynn
Wind Beneath My WingsBette Midler
You Raise Me Up
Josh Groban

Religious / Church Music

Abide With MeHymn
Amazing GraceTraditional
Ave Maria (Latin)
Bridal Chorus (Wedding Processional)Traditional
Canon in D / Pachelbel’s Canon
Celtic Alleluia (Gospel Acclamation)Hymn
City of GodHymn
His Eye Is On The SparrowHymn
How Beautiful (Twila Paris)Modern
How Great Thou ArtHymn
Hymn of PromiseHymn
Jesu Joy of Man’s DesiringTraditional
Joyful Joyful We Adore TheeHymn
Love Devine All Love's ExcellingHymn
Love Never Fails (Brandon Heath)Modern
Make Me A Channel Of Your PeaceHymn
Nearer My God, To TheeHymn
Oh God Our Help In Ages PastHymn
On Eagles WingsHymn
One Bread, One BodyHymn
Panis AngelicusHymn
Responsorial Psalm #33 The Earth Is FullPsalm
Responsorial Psalm #34 Taste and See Psalm
Responsorial Psalm #63 My Soul Is ThirstingPsalm
Responsorial Psalm #128 Blest Are Those Who Love YouPsalm
Responsorial Psalm #145 I Will Praise Your Name ForeverPsalm
Table of PlentyHymn
The Lord is My ShepherdHymn
The Lord’s PrayerHymn
You AloneHymn
Wedding March (Wedding Recessional)Traditional
When Love Is FoundHymn
When I Say I Do (Matthew West)Modern
Ajoute un couvertFrench
Je lève mes yeux (Tabitha Lemaire)French
Je lève les yeux (Constance)French
Tu es le chant (Tabitha Lemaire)French
Plus près de toiFrench
Psaume 22: Le Seigneur est mon bergerFrench

How To Book

Please contact me with the date, time and location of your event and I will quickly respond with my availability and a quote. If you would like to confirm your date, I will send along a contract. A 50% deposit may be requested if time allows. Music selections are very personal choices and you are welcome to choose any songs that are special to you and your family. Background music for prelude or reception can be chosen from any of my song lists.