Vaniotis Wedding

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The Wedding Service

Friday, October 1, 2010 at 6:00pm

Church of Our Saviour
59 Park Ave, New York, NY
parish church where the couple met and attended ca. 2005-2013
by the Rev. George W. Rutler, pastor, principal celebrant and homilist
the Rev. Eric de la Peña, O.F.M.Conv.
the Rev. Richard Roemer, C.F.R.
the Rev. Brian Cool

assisted by acolytes and servers from the parish

Mr. Robert Prior, Director of Music, organist, choirmaster

Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Messe [H.1]
Georg Frederic Handel, Violin Sonata in F [HWV.370] mvt 2, Allegro
Gregorian Chant from the Liber Usualis and Graduale Romanum
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Ave Verum Corpus [K.618]
Charle-Marie Widor, Organ Symphony No. V [op. 42, nr. 1] mvt. 5,"Toccata"

In 2010, the church contained a significant program of artwork by Ken Woo
which has unfortunately since been removed partially.

The wedding program and Missal were illustrated by Matthew G. Alderman
and the dresses were designed by Mila S. de Leon of Manila

Wedding Events

The rehearsal dinner:
Thursday, September 30
Domenico's Restaurant (now Bedford & Co.)
120 East 40th Street, New York, NY

A formal reception with cocktails, dinner, and dancing was held at:
The Union League Club
38 East 37th Street, New York, NY

with music by the Heartbeat Dance Band
dancing their first dance to I'm Old Fashioned by Jerome Kern and Johnny Mercer

Guests stayed at:
the Kitano Hotel and the Union League Club

The bride and groom spent their first night together at: The Waldorf-Astoria
before leaving for a honeymoon in Rome.

An additional reception for family in the Philippines who were unable to come to New York was held on
Saturday, February 25, 2011 at 6:30 pm
in the Columbus room on the 42nd Floor of Discovery Suites
25 ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig Philippines


The couple established a bridal registry at Bloomingdale's, Crate and Barrel, and Amazon.


The couple moved to the bride's apartment immediately after the wedding, and have since moved elsewhere in Manhattan's Murray Hill neighborhood.

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