Oakland Symphony Chorus

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Thursday, October 30, 2014

October 29, 2014 Rehearsal - part 2

Mozart Requiem:  Began with Lacrymosa, continued through end of piece.  

Where Have All the Flowers Gone:  everyone should have picked up a new arrangement of this (2 pages) for Break Bread concert.  Read through this piece after finishing the Mozart.
Filesize:  48.8 MB

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October 29, 2014 Rehearsal - part 1

Mozart Requiem:  Lynne's comments on past orchestra rehearsal, future dress rehearsal.  Reviewed sit/stand cues.  Worked on Kyrie.  Ran through soprano solo parts, as Shawnette Sulker was present.  After she finished, Arnold Lee directed the Dies Irae.  Lynne returned and directed Rex Tremendae and Confutatis Maledictis.  Filesize:  53.2 MB

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

October 22, 2014 Rehearsal - part 2

Mozart Requiem:  Some discussion at first of concert details.  Ran the entire piece.  Filesize:  41.6 MB

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October 22, 2014 Rehearsal - part 1

Mozart Requiem:  Women and men rehearsed separately for part of the first half, this recording covers the women's rehearsal.  Women worked on Lacrymosa, Offertorium, and Hostias.  After 30 minutes the men came upstairs and the rehearsal continued with Hostias and ran to the end of the piece.  After the end of the piece, worked again on the 2 "Quam olim Abrahae" sections, in Offertorium and Hostias.  Filesize:  65.8 MB

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Thursday, October 16, 2014

October 15, 2014 Rehearsal - part 2

Mozart Requiem:  Ran all the way through.
Songs of Strength and Hope:  Read all the way through.
Filesize:  44.4 MB

I regret to say that it was impossible to remove the sound of the building alarm from the recording.  I decided to post it anyway.

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October 15, 2014 Rehearsal - part 1

Mozart Requiem:  ran the piece mostly straight through.  At the end of the first half, worked on Songs of Strength and Hope.  Filesize:  64.2 MB

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Thursday, October 9, 2014

October 8, 2014 Rehearsal - Part 2

Mozart Requiem:  Worked the piece beginning with Hostias through to the end.  (I regret that the recording wasn't started promptly in the second half.)  Filesize:  40.2 MB

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October 8, 2014 Rehearsal - Part 1

Mozart Requiem:  began by rehearsing the two Osannas (from Sanctus and Benedictus) which we were supposed to memorize.  After that, ran the Requiem from the beginning through the Offertorium (Domine Jesu Christe).  Announcements.  Filesize:  59.0 MB

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Thursday, October 2, 2014

October 1, 2014 Rehearsal - part 2

Mozart Requiem:  Ran the rest of the piece beginning with the Hostias.  Filesize:  48.7 MB

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October 1, 2014 Rehearsal, Part 1

Mozart Requiem:  ran the piece from the beginning to the middle of the Hostias, but not the Quam Olim Abrahae.  Filesize:  53.4 MB

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