Musical selections for a funeral service are an important consideration for anyone. A great deal can be said in what is played at a service or during funeral home visiting.
Ross McDonald has been the staff musician since the Westview Funeral Chapel opened in 1997. Ross is well known throughout the London music scene. He has played concerts throughout the USA and Canada, including Casa Loma in Toronto. He regularly accompanies musical theatre. Ross has also been a Director of Music, Organist and Choir Director all his life, and is currently serving Trinity Lutheran Church here in London.
Today people choose what is meaningful to them to celebrate and honour the life of their loved one. Listed below are some suggestions.
- Traditional Church Music
- The Big Band Era
- Contemporary Music
- Scottish & Irish Music
- Light Classical Vintage Music
- Music from Theatre Stage and Silver Screen
- Country and Western
Westview has a state-of-the-art digital sampled instrument. It has all the sounds of a majestic pipe organ, plus all the contemporary sounds of a full orchestra. They range from Grand Piano, Orchestral Strings, Flutes, Trumpets, Vibraphone, plus Guitar, Electric Piano, and many more. Many comment on the magnificent sound of the instrument and the music.
Let Us Help You.
Navigating the days after the passing of a loved one can be one of the most difficult challenges of one's life. We are proud to be able to help members of our community make their way through this complicated period of their lives.