The rehearsal is on line at:
Brahms Req - movement 5, Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit, and at the end, Wie Lieblich/How Lovely. If you fancy prepping:
To download music, click on the links below.
The rehearsal is now online at:
Youtube link for the video
The rehearsal youtube link is here:
Blessed are the men who fear Him from Elijah - pp44-50 of the above pdf. And we'll finish with Faure Cantique de Jean Racine(http://www1.cpdl.org/wiki/images/8/8b/Faure_Cantique_voices_only.pdf or in the ESM).
If people don't know either, listening links for parts for the Mendelssohn are:
and here for the Faure:
http://www1.cpdl.org/wiki/index.php/Cantique_de_Jean_Racine,_Op._11_(Gabriel_Faur%C3%A9) (under Audio Files section)
To listen to 28th April rehearsal, click here.
Domine Fili Unigenite from Vivaldi Gloria (https://www3.cpdl.org/wiki/images/4/44/Ws-viv-gloh.pdf) - so if people don't know it, would be worth a listen in advance:
Soprano - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reOM6fkXrA4
Alto - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WpsngYCJ8Q
Tenor - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQ-5Gvrk6qo
Bass - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr4RNal7QFE
And for the main work let's do both the Confutatis and Lacrimosa from the Mozart Requiem. (https://www2.cpdl.org/wiki/images/c/cb/Moza-con.pdf andhttps://www2.cpdl.org/wiki/images/0/0d/Moza-lac.pdf). We'll have time to go over parts, but there are similar listening guides online if anyone wants to prep!
To listen to 21st April rehearsal, click here
I've uploaded the rehearsal here:
And made a weekly playlist of various interesting Easter music here:
We will be singing 'And The Glory of The Lord' (Handel Messiah) on rehearsal April 21st, from the score available on this download link:
We'll sing Ave Verum Corpus – Mozart. Very well known to many of you. Those who don't know it, you're in for a treat.
Score is in the European Sacred Music book, or https://www3.cpdl.org/wiki/images/4/4d/K618_Ave_verum_VS_PML.pdf
We'll sing along with https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ag7Zb0h_Jw
And individual listening parts are here:
If you're finding the Music reading/rhythm practice bits of the rehearsal useful:
Try the sheets here: https://www.samuelstokesmusic.com/rhythm.html, especially the 4-4 Basic Rhythm Practice one.
Or search on youtube for a similar tutorial which suits you.
Or just watch the choir rehearsal again!
If you want to revise Wade in the Water/Motherless Child, various materials available here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/17dRqxmpNyXrDb4wVfzwHPK/resourcesAnd if you want listening suggestions, you're in luck - it's Holy Week this week. Regardless of whether you're Christian or not, some of the greatest Western music is directly inspired by the liturgy and texts from this week (not least the Bach St John and St Matthew Passions). A wide variety is below - do have a listen to one or two things, if you have time.
Ludford – Agnus Dei (Missa Benedicta et Venerabilis) - https://open.spotify.com/track/011f5IjLBIjSJvlmyUHx6Y?si=D5H8aMFgQvKGoU3cOZbprg
Palestrina – Stabat Mater - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8-IrXDAm8I
Gesualdo – Tenebrae Responsories (some of) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-gP1Cb4S_o
Scarlatti – Stabat Mater – https://open.spotify.com/track/4tLE2dUW4bKj9an0CcjOJS?si=CoQxjaR9QiC6kIYCNlsc0Q
J. S. Bach – St John Passion - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zMf9XDQBAaI
W. A. Mozart – Ave Verum Corpus – as above (Ex Cathedra recording), or a beautiful one with Bernstein: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KUDs8KJc_c
Verdi – Stabat Mater - https://open.spotify.com/track/6kN6X8ZetLVbftch3W8pzO?si=BX-Z9n8gRqmxm8VSNijRQg
Bruckner – Christus Factus Est - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T81IwFw9HRg
Perosi – La Passione di Cristo secondo San Marco – https://open.spotify.com/album/4ZJZa3snCk0iq6TTJH0jDc?si=uluwaggdTTqf5a-2DZYU1w
MacMillan – Seven Words from the Cross - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=et8B79uR2Pk
Penderecki – Stabat Mater - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_5kleWCboDE
Pärt – Passio - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GAdb1F6qvzY