Lucky us we have a fifth week this month. So we have a rehearsal this week and next week too. Our performance at the Jazz Club in on Friday 10th Nov.
Hope to see you at our rehearsal 6:45 for a 7pm start at De Molay House next door to the Park House Cafe in Margaret St.
For those coming along to the Big Sing on Sunday, here is a recording of the piano accompaniment for Home and the Heartland. Hope it might help some of you to practice at home.
Home & the heartland
See you Sunday!
Big Sing is coming up this Sunday 29th Oct – 8.30am reg. /from 9am two workshops, James Cuskelly and Megan Flint /2.30pm Concert. $20 adult/ $10 concession
We are singing 2 songs – People Get Ready and Home and the Heartland. Both are almost there but not quite so we are having a words and music do it ourselves practice on Tuesday (tomorrow- 24th) so that we are ready for Astrid to weave some magic on Sunday.
Don’t worry if you haven’t been for a while – the Big Sing day will be great.
Performance Attire – black pants/ dress / skirts with some colour E.g. shirt / earrings / scarf etc
Music – of course we perform better without it but we have purchased some black folders if you need to use one.
Car pooling – tomorrow night we will sort out lifts to St Aidan’s School Corinda Bris for folk looking for one.
See you there.
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Just a reminder that the BIG SING in Brisbane is 2 weekends away on Sunday 29th Oct. so do come along to the rehearsal tonight. Next Tuesday we will have a short extra ‘do it ourselves’ practice @deMolay starting at 7pm.
Note there is a fifth Tuesday this month which will give us an additional rehearsal before a Jazz club gig on Friday 10th Nov 8pm.
Looking forward to rehearsing tomorrow 17th Oct 2017.
Please check Astrid’s post re downloading repertoire.
Please remember to meet at 6:45pm ready for 7pm at De Molay House.
I’ve just uploaded one more piece for printing – please bring it to rehearsal tomorrow. You’ll find it in the ‘repertoire’ section of the website. If you have trouble accessing, email me direct.
To recap, the piece we are learning currently, for performance, are:
1. Home and the Heartland
2. People Get Ready
3. My Favourite Time Of Year
4. I Wish I Knew…
5. Sho sholoza