Christmas Music

Hi all,

Here is a list of music that I would like to prepare for our Christmas performances. Quite a few of these have been sung by the choir before, so you may already have some copies. Please bring the following to rehearsal tomorrow:

Away-in-a-Manger
Happy-Xmas-War-is-Over-John-Lennon
Joy-to-the-World
King – Jingle Bells
Silent-Night-SATB
We wish you a merry Christmas
Gaudete

I’d also like to include these pieces that we have sung this year:

MFTOY – SATB (My Favourite Time Of Year)
Heyr1 Himna
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Smiley – Theyre-Red-Hot-SATB
People Get Ready SATB
Sho Sholoza

Cheers,
Astrid

 

Big Sing Rehearsal & notes

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.

One last piece for printing

Hi all,

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

Cheers!

Astrid

Rehearsal reminder – Test from Post

I am testing who receives this post by email with “Test from Post” in the subject.  I will send out another with “Test from email” in the subject and will send from my personal email so we can get to the bottom of this problem.  If you could reply to my personal email address which one /or both you have received – thank you.

This problem has nothing to do with the way I am posting – verified by Rebecca and Marion!  Simon has done some cleaning behind the scenes so we will see if this has fixed the problem.

This is the post from Tuesday 12 Sep :-

Our next rehearsal 7pm on 19th Sep De Molay House –  for a do it ourselves rehearsal as Astrid is away in NZ.  Bring a plate and stay for a cuppa.

Cheers Lesley