Pachelbel’s Canon is also known as Canon in D. “Canon in D” is an accompanied canon by the German Baroque composer Johann Pachelbel.
A canon (per Wikipedia) is a contrapuntal (counterpoint-based) compositional technique that employs a melody with one or more imitations of the melody played after a given duration.
Canon in D Spotify Playlist
Popular “Canon in D” Versions
“Canon in D” by Brooklyn Duo
(A cello and piano arrangement)
“Canon in D” by Paul Hankinson Covers
(A piano arrangement – very popular for church weddings)
I hope you enjoyed our list of “Canon in D” versions to play at your wedding. It is up to you which to select.
If you have a favorite not on our list, please let us know so that we can add it.