Tag: B minor mass

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

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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

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

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