Oakland Symphony Chorus

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Friday, November 10, 2017

November 8, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2


Rossini, Stabat Mater

After vocal warm-ups Arnold led the chorus through a full run of Stabat Mater choral parts at 0:13:20.

Filesize:  46.5 MB

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November 8, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1


Traditional, Let Us Break Bread Together (arranged by Terrance Kelly)
 Leonard Cohen, If It Be Your Will (arranged by Ellen Hoffman)

  Announcements were made until 0:11:30 followed by warm-ups and Let Us Break Bread Together at 0:18:39.  If It Be Your Will followed at 0:33:46.

Filesize:  73.1 MB

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Friday, November 3, 2017

November 1, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2


Rossini, Stabat Mater and Leonard Cohen, If It Be Your Will (Arranged by Ellen Hoffman)

  Lynne directed a full run through of the choral movements in order. Finally we returned to the Leonard Cohen piece for the Break Bread concert (@ 0:44:23).

Filesize:  47.2 MB

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November 1, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1


Rossini, Stabat Mater and Leonard Cohen, If It Be Your Will (Arranged by Ellen Hoffman)

After physical and vocal warm-ups we sang movement 10 (a@0:7:20) and continued to run all choral movements in order. Finally we read through the Leonard Cohen piece for the Break Bread concert (@1:2:56).

Filesize:  63.0 MB

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

October 25, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Rossini, Stabat Mater

Second half opened with announcements.  After announcements, Lynne directed us to sit in mixed formation, and we ran all our movements again, with introductions, also at close to concert tempo.  She let us out about 10 minutes early.

Filesize:  30.6 MB

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October 25, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1

Rossini, Stabat Mater

We worked movement 3, then movement 5, then movement 8, and then ran the fugue.  After that we ran all 4 movements with introductions, at very close to concert tempos.

Filesize:  67.0 MB

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

October 18, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Rossini, Stabat Mater
Arnold Lee conducted the first part of this section, beginning with movement 8, Inflammatus et ascensus.  At 18:33 minutes he began work on movement 5, Eia Mater.  At 32:00 minutes, Lynne returned and ran all 4 movements.

Filesize:  47.9 MB

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