Tag: Choral Music

Culture Days Rehearsal (5th Rehearsal SCS 16/17 Season)

Today is our SCS Culture Days offering, where we open up a rehearsal so that anyone interested in our program, choral singing, could join with us as we go through the paces for our first concert of the year. ¬†It will take place between 1400 and 1530 at Knox United Church, Saskatoon. Not my first … Continue reading Culture Days Rehearsal (5th Rehearsal SCS 16/17 Season)

1st SSOC Rehearsal 16/17 Season

1st SSOC Rehearsal 16/17 Season

So, auditions were last Thursday and lasted a grand total of 5 minutes - sing the begining section of And He Shall Purify from Handel's Messiah for Mark, Duff and Eric with our new accompanist Kelly. ¬†Sang the part about three times - first time a flub and the next two went OK, well I … Continue reading 1st SSOC Rehearsal 16/17 Season

1st Rehearsal SCS 16/17 Season

Like a kid getting ready for the first day of school I look to my first choir rehearsal with excitement. ¬†What music has our director chosen, what are the section make ups, who is coming back to sing this year, who is not? ¬†Sometimes you are surprised, sometimes you are shocked at what has happened … Continue reading 1st Rehearsal SCS 16/17 Season

SCS Night 11 and Remembrance Day

SCS Night 11 and Remembrance Day

November 10, dress rehearsal for Remembrance Day Concerts, night before Remembrance Day, my choir riser mate's birthday. ¬†Worked during the day and then the quick run down to the rehearsal. ¬†We did the entire concert stopping where we needed to in order to brush up on some bits. ¬†Discussed how we were going to get … Continue reading SCS Night 11 and Remembrance Day

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

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