Oakland Symphony Chorus

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Thursday, January 28, 2016

January 27, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Cherubini:  We continued with the Offerotorium (movement 4) from page 46 (Larghetto) to the end of the movement.  We returned to "quam olim Abraham" page 38 to page 43. Next we worked on the Sanctus (movement 5) and finished with the Agnus Dei (movement 7).
Filesize:  47.3 MB

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Second half

January 27, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1


Cherubini:  . Arnold led us in vocal warmups. With Lynne we rehearsed Dies Irae (movement 3) from page 25 to the end of the movement.  We continued with the Offerotorium (movement 4) to page 46.  
Filesize:  77.1 MB

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First Half

Friday, January 22, 2016

January 20, 2016 Rehearsal - Part 2

Cherubini:  . We returned to Dies Irae (movement 3) mostly on "eh,"
then reviewed latin pronunciation of text prior to singing it.
Filesize:  51.3 MB

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Second Half

January 20, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Cherubini:  . Together we rehearsed  Dies Irae (movement 3) mostly on "eh."

Filesize:  80.2 MB

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First Half

Thursday, January 14, 2016

January 13, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Cherubini:  Began on page 30 at C of Dies Irae (movement 3), then worked through the Offertorium (movement 4) to page 49.

Filesize:  44.4 MB

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Second Half

January 13, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Cherubini:  Participants of our Open Rehearsal were welcomed. Together we rehearsed  Introits (movement 1), Graduale (movement 2) and Dies Irae (movement 3).

Filesize:  74 MB

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First Half

Friday, January 8, 2016

January 6, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Cherubini:  Worked through the Introitus (movement 1), Graduale (movement 2, to be memorized), and Dies Irae (movement 3), which includes Tuba Mirum, Rex Tremendae, Recordare, Confutatis Maledictis..  Groups A, B and C took turns singing 1, then the whole chorus sang 2 and 3.
Filesize:  50.7 MB

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Second Half

January 6, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Cherubini:  Announcements and vocal techniques for first 54 minutes then worked through the Introits (movement 1).

Filesize:  80.9 MB

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First Half