Rehearsal Schedule and Rehearsal Soloists

Rehearsal Schedule – Fall 2019

Mondays, 7:30 – 9:30pm at First Baptist Church, 461 King Street, Littleton, MA

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Regular rehearsals for members are every Monday (unless otherwise specified) until performance.
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November 11, 18, 25:  Repertoire for January 26 program; Messiah
December 2, 9, 16 (Dec 23?, Dec 30?):  Repertoire for January 26 program
January 6, 13, 20:  Rep for January 26 program
January 27:   New Repertoire

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December 8:  1:30 – 2:30 Rehearsal at Mechanics Hall, Worcester
                       4:00  Performance begins
                      ~5:30 NVC on stage to sing
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Saturday Rehearsals (optional):  9:30 – 11:00 am:
   . TBD

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Haydn/Gjeilo:
Dress Rehearsals – with Orchestra (required attendance):
January 22 and 23:     7:00 – 10:00 pm at Littleton High School

Performance:
Sunday, January 26:     Call – 2:00, 3:00 pm performance.
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Beethoven:
Dress Rehearsals – with Orchestra (required attendance):
April 15 and 16:     7:00 – 10:00 pm at Littleton High School

Performance:
April 18:     Call – TBD, 8:00 pm performance.
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Learning aids:

Adams, Haydn:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/di6w558273ritxr/AAC5dpncz1Jx5EnLT3TMQyOpa?dl=0

Practicing techniques:
Practice Techniques

General Musical Terminology:
Music terminology

Rehearsal soloists:

      • Sopranos:  Betsy Burr, Sara Dempster, Susan Hill, Lora Madonia, Susan Shaine, Pamela Schweppe
      • Altos:   Lillian Beean, Kim Parker
      • Tenors:  Tim Butler, Ernie Preisig
      • Bass:   Doug Dalrymple

Section Leaders:

      • Soprano 2:   Susan Shaine – susanbws@comcast.net
      • Soprano 1:   Susan Hill – susan.hill1622@gmail.com
      • Alto:              Kim Parker – kpalto71@gmail.com
      • Tenor:           Ernie Preisig – epreisig@gmail.com
      • Bass:            Doug Dalrymple – douglas.dalrymple@gmail.com

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Concert Attire

      • Concert dress – Women:  Long black pants or skirts, black socks or hose, black shoes, black long-sleeved top.
      • Concert dress – Men:  Black tuxedo or suit, black tie, white shirt, black socks and shoes.
      • All music must be covered in a Black folder

No perfume, aftershave, strong smelling deodorant, hair spray, etc.

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