Next week we will be doing West Side Story Number 1, Oklahoma and Climb Every Mountain – and maybe South Pacific again if there is time! Rehearsal tracks for the music for our summer concert are as follows (they are also available
Well done everyone at the rehearsal on Wednesday. I know it is always a shock singing in a new acoustic, and hopefully we will have the seating arrangements sorted now so you can all hear each other, and so the balance
Well done this week, we covered most of the items we needed to cover. Next Wednesday we will start by running the Rutter, and then do items from the first half that need revision. It is vital that you all
Well done at Wednesday night’s rehearsal. It is really coming together, and the choir sound is developing nicely. Just remember that work we did on the vowel sounds – no neutral ‘Urrr’ vowels please, it really does make a tremendous difference to
We will run the rest of the Rutter next week, so Mark asks that you make sure to look over the piece and be ready to sing!
There is no rehearsal this week (20 February) as we’re having a half term break. At our next rehearsal on 27 February we will be revisiting Tavener ‘The Lamb’ and looking at the last two numbers in the Rutter –
Next week we will look at Tavener ‘The Lamb’, and revise movements 1-5 of the Rutter Magnificat. We are on schedule for the concert and so Mark feels we can indulge ourselves and have the week after next off (20 February) for half
This week we’ll be looking at the Purcell ‘Hail Bright Cecilia’ and Handel ‘Let their Celestial Concerts’, plus ‘Et misericordia’ (No 4) from the Rutter.
This week we will be looking at Wilbye ‘A silly Sylvan’ and Boyce ‘Come Holy Ghost’, as well as Rutter No 5 ‘ Fecit potentiam’. Rehearsal tracks are available on the Audio page in the Members’ area, click here
Next week we will be looking at the Parry ‘Never Weather Beaten Sail’, finishing off the first movement of the Rutter Magnificat and starting on the second movement. You can access the rehearsal tracks for this term’s music here.