Oakland Symphony Chorus

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Thursday, April 28, 2016

April 27, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Stravinsky:
Worked mvt. 3 for entire session.

Filesize:  33.3 MB

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April 27, 2015 Rehearsal - part 1

Stravinsky:
Worked mvt. 2, especially the section we were supposed to memorize.  Then worked mvt. 1.

Filesize:  66.7 MB

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

April 20, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Stravinsky:
Ran the piece beginning in mvt. 1, working issues as they arise.

Filesize:  38.9 MB

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April 20, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Stravinsky:
Worked on mvt. 3 the entire first session.

Filesize:  63.4 MB

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April 13, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Stravinsky:  
Worked on mvt. 3 the rest of the rehearsal.

Filesize:  40.6 MB

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Thursday, April 14, 2016

April 13, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Stravinsky:
We ran all the way through the piece.  In the first part worked mvt. 1 and mvt. 2, working on cues for entrances.  Began working on mvt. 3 just before the break.

Filesize:  59.2 MB

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Thursday, April 7, 2016

April 6, 2016 Rehearsal - part 2

Stravinsky:
MIDI and MP3 files are available on the chorus web site under Resources.
Began rehearsal in mvt. 3, rehearsal 8 - the "Laudate domino" section (p. 22).  Worked most of mvt. 3, not necessarily in order, focusing on pitch control and rhythm.  Last few minutes spent on mvt. 2, rehearsal 10, which we should memorize.

Filesize:  38.8 MB
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April 6, 2016 Rehearsal - part 1

Stravinsky:
Lynne discussed the art of active listening in musical performance.  Worked on mvt. 3, starting on last page and working backward to earlier sections.  She encouraged all singers to use a tuner on their phones to help correct the pitch.

Filesize:  62.2 MB

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