Month: January 2014

Grad Recital Choir – Dress Rehearsal

Change of venue this time.  Now in Convocation Hall.  Some time spent by those who know how to set up the risers, shell and chairs for the orchestra.  When the bulk of us arrived we went right into the Missa with the soloists.  Again they blend their sound very well and it will be a … Continue reading Grad Recital Choir – Dress Rehearsal


19th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Full group: Gratias agimus tibi Kyrie I, first part Cum sancto spiritu, first part Sectionals: Pleni sunt coeli Cum sancto spiritu, first part Et expecto Full group: Confiteor – Et expecto Et incarnatus – Crucifixus Osanna in excelsis Sanctus – Pleni sunt coeli This week I think most of us are feeling more confident in … Continue reading 19th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Grad Recital Choir Rehearsal 13 – the last Wednesday!!

This, as the title says, was the last Wednesday rehearsal - so my son will have to find another way home from his Wednesday rehearsals with the U of A Mixed Chorus. Anyway, this was the last rehearsal before the dress rehearsal - so a little fix up of the pieces where some additional focus … Continue reading Grad Recital Choir Rehearsal 13 – the last Wednesday!!

Grad Recital Choir Rehearsal 11

Starts at 1800 but I should make it about 1830. I did make it round 1830, walked in during the middle of the Haydn. This time the full orchestra was present, and sounding pretty good I might add.  I was able to pick up in the last part of the Donna Nobis Pacem.  Then there … Continue reading Grad Recital Choir Rehearsal 11

18th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Arrived just in time to sit before we started the rehearsal.  Chairs always seem to be weirdly set up so this week I was up in the Soprano section between a Soprano 1 and a 2.  Gives a whole different meaning to listening to the other members of your section or cross choir. As stated … Continue reading 18th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season