2022 Rehearsal room.

Amazing grace / John Newton

Soprano

 

Alto

 

Tenor

 

Bass

 

And so it goes / Billy Joel

YouTube Performance     YouTube Performance 

 

Danny Boy / Flummerfelt

 

Soprano            

 

Alto              

 

 

Tenor           

 

 

Bass 1

 

Bass 2

 

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Eternal Father, strong to save/ William Whiting

 

Soprano

Alto

 

Tenor

Bass

 

 

Happy together/ Bonner & Gordon

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Hombe / Ekwumeme

YouTube Performance        YouTube Performance

 

I am Australian /  Woodley & Lawrence

YouTube Performance  

Verses 4 & 5

 

I vow to thee, my country /  Gustav Holst

 

Soprano

Alto

 

Tenor

Bass

 

 

In these delightful pleasant groves/ Purcell

Soprano

 

Alto

 

 

Tenor

Bass

 

 

All Parts

 

Lascia ch'io pianga / Handel

YouTube Performance        

This is a beautiful rendition by Joyce Di Donato. Although it is a single voice and not SATB, Joyce's performance show her expressive intonation and phrasing - we can all learn a lot from her about the emotion and delivery of the piece.

Linden lea / Vaughan Williams

Soprano        Alto          Tenor          Bass

YouTube Performance

Lullaby my sweet little babe / William Byrd

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Morning has broken / Scott

O Waly Waly, arr. by Donald Cashmore

Soprano             Alto               Tenor            Bass

YouTube Performance

 

Pastyme with good company / Henry V111

YouTube performance     YouTube performance

 

Rhythm of life / Coleman & Barnes: Some not perfect rehearsal files that are not too fast:

YouTube performance    Another useful performance that has the (mainly correctly spelt) words on screen.

So ben mi ch'a bon tempo / Vecchi

 YouTube performance     YouTube performance

Tourdion / Anon / Gouin

Soprano        Alto             Tenor            Bass

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Waldesnacht / Brahms

German Pronunciation This has the words on screen while the choir sings very clearly.

Soprano         Alto               Tenor          Bass

YouTube Performance

The Oxford book of flexible songs: secular concert works for all choirs.

Listen to 21 of the 51 songs; you may have to log on (free) to Soundcloud.

Extra songs - print versions

Down in a flowery dale

Fine knacks for ladies

O waly waly

Scarborough fair

Sumer is icumen

Danny-Boy-Soprano
00:00 / 01:20
Danny-Boy-Alto
00:00 / 01:16
Danny-Boy-Tenor
00:00 / 01:13
Danny-Boy-Bass-2
00:00 / 01:07
Danny-Boy-Bass-1
00:00 / 01:11
Amazing Grace SOPRANO
00:00 / 00:41
Amazing Grace ALTO
00:00 / 00:39
Amazing Grace BASS
00:00 / 00:41
Amazing Grace TENOR
00:00 / 00:39
Eternal Father Strong to Save SOP
00:00 / 00:40
Eternal Father Strong to Save BASS
00:00 / 00:41
Eternal Father Strong to Save ALTO
00:00 / 00:39
Eternal Father Strong to Save TENOR
00:00 / 00:41
I Vow To Thee My Country SOPRANO
00:00 / 01:03
I Vow To Thee My Country ALTO
00:00 / 01:11
I Vow To Thee My Country TENOR
00:00 / 01:08
I Vow To Thee My Country BASS
00:00 / 01:05
Tourdion-Pronunciation
00:00 / 01:08
In-These-Delightful-Pleasant-Groves-SOPR
00:00 / 01:21
In-These-Delightful-Pleasant-Groves-ALTO
00:00 / 01:21
In-These-Delightful-Pleasant-Groves-TENO
00:00 / 01:22
In-These-Delightful-Pleasant-Groves-BASS
00:00 / 01:28