Next Rehearsal

Final rehearsal for the Bach B minor Mass, St Andrew’s, 1 February 2020

Our next rehearsal is Thursday 4 March 2021, 8.20-9.20pm, when we will be rehearsing:

Bach, Lobet den Herrn (click here to listen)
Dvorak, Songs of Nature, complete (click here, here and here to hear some Czech versions!)
Bruckner, Locus iste (click here to listen)

Click on the titles to go to a pdf of the music.


Here is now the definitive list of the Choir’s choice of music for this term, in order of preference chosen by the members:
(Duncan’s choice will be revealed towards the end of the term)

Verdi, Va pensiero (Nabucco)
Bach, Lobet den Herrn
Bach, Ruht wohl (St John Passion)
Vivaldi, Gloria (Gloria) (pp.1-7 of the link)
Mozart, Ave verum corpus
Handel, My heart is inditing (Coronation Anthems)
Bruckner, Locus iste
Haydn, The Heavens are telling (Creation)
Mozart, Laudate Dominum
Handel, The King shall rejoice (Coronation Anthems)
Faure, Cantique de Jean Racine
Dvorak, Songs of Nature
Ives, Sweet Nightingale (Three Folksongs)
Monteverdi, Ave maris stella (Vespers)
Purcell, With drooping wings (Dido and Aeneas)
Handel, Hallelujah chorus (Messiah)
Bach, Jauchzet, frohlocket (Christmas Oratorio, part 1)
Handel, Zadok the Priest (Coronation Anthems)
Ives, Songs of Ariel
Parry, I was glad
Berlioz, Shepherds’ Farewell (L’Enfance du Christ)

Pieces sung last term, along with Brahms Requiem:

Bach O Jesu Christ, Mein’s Lebens Licht
Bach Wachet Auf (first movement)
Bach Wachet Auf (Chorale)
Reger Ich liege und schlafe (pp.6-7)
Rheinberger Abendlied
Clara Schumann Abendfeier in Venedig