Month: February 2014

24th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Only 6 more rehearsals go until the performance of Bach's last piece the Mass in B Minor on March 9, 2014 in the Francis Winspear Centre for Music in Edmonton, Alberta - if you didn't know. Len has added another Saturday morning rehearsal as I don't think we are where he thought we would be … Continue reading 24th Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season


23rd Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Sara opened with the warm up. Len then followed with some of Bach's words when he wrote a letter to the Protector of Saxony asking for the position of Court Capella. Confiteor Et Expecto (p 188) , Amen (p 197). Adopt more of a solo quality where you are the lead voice. Runs in the … Continue reading 23rd Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Pro Coro Canada Canadian Connections II

A great intro from the Honourable Tommy Banks who talked about the recent tour to Toronto, where the choir "hit it out of the park" twice. Tommy made the pitch to support the choir in their next tours and also talked about the next concert to feature the men of Pro Coro. Grim and Glacial. … Continue reading Pro Coro Canada Canadian Connections II

22nd Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season

Gratias agimus tibi (p. 61) - run through as warmup Gloria in excelsis (p. 36) - especially "Et in terra pax" from p. 100, and fugues (106) Crucifixus (p. 149) Sectional (8 - 8:40 pm) - we will need to revert to SA/TB sectionals due to room restrictions in the building. TB with Sara in … Continue reading 22nd Rehearsal 2013/2014 RES Season