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Bach ‘Jesu Meine Freude’ German Text overlay

Ellen Alcock has produced for the Tenors a document which, when printed and sliced up, will provide a clean transcript of the german text which can be added to your manuscript to make the text clearer than the printed dual english/german version. Ellen has also suggested that the document could be tweeked to suit the […]

New to the Choir? – FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions:

Will I need to have an audition : We strive to maintain a high standard of music-making. To achieve this all new members will be auditioned after a few weeks, and existing members will be re-auditioned periodically. The purpose of your audition is to make sure you are comfortable with your place in the choir […]

Rehearsal Music Sound Files

For those of you who like to use Midi Files, these are just some examples found on the internet. Chris may recommend other recordings if you want to buy. Rehearsal tracks Bach: voice parts: http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk/Bach/Jesu%20meine%20Freude/jesu-meine-freude.htmlChilcott: accompaniment: https://choralmusicpracticefiles.bandcamp.com/album/st-john-passion-bob-chilcott Recordings:Bach: J S Bach Motets – Hyperion – Recorded live in London 2011. Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot GardinerBach Motets: The […]

New term? – It’s rehearsal time!

Rehearsals are held in Lillington Primary School on Wednesdays from 7.30pm-9.45pm. Members are expected to achieve 100% attendance and revise highlighted sections at home in between in order to prepare fully for the next performance – and always let the Musical Director or Secretary know if you have to miss a practice. Check out the […]