Oakland Symphony Chorus

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Thursday, May 11, 2017

May 10, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Guys and Dolls:
Lynne continued the rehearsal with a full run-through of the Guys and Dolls numbers in order. Lynne asked the chorus to be off the book by next rehearsal.
Filesize:  41.9 MB

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Second half

May 10, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1

Guys and Dolls:
Maestro Michael Morgan and Lynne Morrow spent the first 28 minutes of the rehearsal inspecting costumes for Guys and Dolls and giving stage directions to the chorus. Michael directed all of Guys and Dolls songs in order with frequent stops for corrections. Two new chorus committee members were elected before the break.

Filesize:  87.7 MB

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Friday, May 5, 2017

May 3, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Guys and Dolls:
 The chorus continued with #28 Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat, skipped #29, then rehearsed #32 The Happy Ending followed by a run-through of the choral numbers.  Lynne asked the chorus to be off the book by next rehearsal.
Filesize:  45.6 MB

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May 3, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1

Guys and Dolls:
With Lynne Morrow directing, the chorus practiced #3 Follow the Fold, #4 The Oldest Established Floating Crap Game, #7a Bushel and a Peck, #21a Take Back Your Mink, then #25 Luck Be a Lady.  Lynne asked the chorus to be off the book by next rehearsal.
Filesize:  58.4 MB

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First Half

Friday, April 28, 2017

April 26, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Guys and Dolls:
The chorus continued with #28 Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat, skipped #29, then #32 The Happy Ending and repeated #25 Luck Be a Lady,#28 Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat and #32 The Happy Ending   Lynne asked the chorus to memorize all assigned parts.
Filesize:  50.8MB

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April 26, 2017 Rehearsal - part 1


Guys and Dolls:
With Lynne Morrow directing, the chorus practiced #3 Follow the Fold, #4 The Oldest Established Floating Crap Game, #5 Follow the Fold, #7a Bushel and a Peck, #21a Take Back Your Mink, then #25 Luck Be a Lady.  Lynne asked the chorus to memorize all parts.
Filesize:  66.8 MB

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

April 19, 2017 Rehearsal - part 2

Guys and Dolls:
Arnold Lee directed.  Still moving backward, worked Take Back Your Mink, then Luck Be a Lady, Bushel and a Peck, and The Oldest Established Floating Crap Game.  Back to Bushel and a Peck - practiced counting the introduction.  Then we ran the piece.  Asked us to try to be off book.

Filesize:  44.4 MB

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