Week of September 7, 2019

Concert Choir

Mayan Song of Praise – review and memorize in all languages

Come, Worship the Lord – mm. 4-14, review melody on solfege, memorize text. Pay close attention to rhythm.

For the Beauty of the Earth – Review stanzas 1, 2 and 5 on solfege syllables. Notice how the pitches for stanza 5 are different at the end. Memorize text for these stanzas, being careful to also memorize where to breathe and not breathe.

Sing Joyfully to God – mm.4-14 – review notes and rhythm on solfege syllables. Memorize both stanzas in this section.

Pro Arte/Cavalieri

Samba Mass – Review Kyrie with solfege, then text. Sanctus – review through m. 11 on solfege and text. Work out solfege (A is ‘do’) for your part through mm. 22. Part division is: S1 – Molly, Marquita, Grace, Renna and Othniel S2 – Matilde, Lilly, Sadie and Mikhail S3 – Kamirra, Siara, Lauren and Chadwick.

Will There Really Be a “Morning”? – Review solfege and rhythm for the entire piece. G-flat is ‘do’. Part division is: S1 – Molly, Matilde, Sadie, Grace, Marquita and Renna S2 – Kamirra, Siara, Chadwick, Mikhail, Othniel and Lilly. Chadwick and Mikhail sing one octave down.

Caritas Abundat – Work out solfege through p. 5. C is ‘do’. Part division on this piece is: 1 – Grace, Renna, Matilde and Sadie, 2 – Molly, Lillian, Marquita and Mikhael (8va down), 3 – Othniel, Lauren, Siara, Chadwick (8va down) and Kamirra

All Choirs

If you have GRCC music from last year, please bring it to your next rehearsal. Thanks!