Newsletter - 23 February 2020

Dear Choir Members

 

It was a very good rehearsal on Tuesday – great to see  our regular members and to meet new members!

 

Our next rehearsal is on Tuesday February 25th from 7.00 pm – 9.00 pm in the Recital Theatre at NCMA.

 

  • Please arrive early enough to sign the registers.  New members please write your name and contact details under the appropriate section.

  • We will start promptly at 7.00 pm with a warm-up.

  • The front door will be closed after 7.00 pm so please text me on 021475026 if you are unavoidably delayed.

  • If you are unable to attend rehearsal for some reason please let me know!

  • If you were not at last week’s rehearsal, you can sign for a copy of The Creation from John Glasgow.

Rehearsal focus

 Nigel has asked us to use multi-media resources to practise The Creation. Below (and attached)  are the resources Patti kindly found for us:

Part I

 

1.Representation of Chaos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xptFJaWdmbU

 

2. In the beginning

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eX2V7q9Gc-k

 

3. Now vanish before the holy beams.     Chorus entry at 2.00

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epqg3H6p3AQ

 

4. And God made the firmament

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDQUi4sqEdc

 

5. The marvellous work.                Chorus entry at 00.35

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-VDi4eK8Pf4

 

6. And God said, Let the waters

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dGuaYURcpUQ

 

7. Rolling in foaming billows

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_4HxzAqIHU

 

8. And God said, Let the earth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdOP3kDmkoY

 

9. With verdure clad

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlYp54eFS0A

 

10. And the heavenly host

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s7AByo_DHQk

 

11. Awake the harp

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R0sB1S2gKA0

 

12. And God said, Let there be lights

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EnXdBxc2Egs

 

13. In splendour bright

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mc4DORlzLY4

 

14. The heavens are telling

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KeSupqoWQRk

 

Part II

 

15. And God said, Let the waters

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phY5Iezqw5k

 

16. On mighty pens

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6UivuasT9gc

 

17. And God created great whales

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=siZIWfet5XU

 

18. And the angels

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8E-_w2Bkdz8

 

19. Most beautiful appear

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI4lmkO5Nf8

 

20. The Lord is great. Choir entry at 4.30

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI4lmkO5Nf8

 

21. And God said, let the earth bring forth

22. Straight opening

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u2eByaRlsJA

 

23. Now in fullest glory shone

24. And God created man

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=007OPEHD9h8

 

25. In native worth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nHnuJelUMP4

 

26. And God saw everything that he had made

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXl9h7c3Rno

 

27. Achieved is the glorious work

27A. On Thee each living soul awaits

27B. Achieved is the glorious work. Choir second entry at 5.06

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_7k6ABp2Sc

 

 

Part III

 

28. In rosy mantle appears

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s8wrrXzHPDI

 

29. By Thee with bliss.

Choir entries at 1.19     3.29            4.45           6.00        6.57

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNXzRnTtpGA

 

30. Our duty we have now performed

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLKaHUYdMtA

 

31. Graceful consort

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdlA6gC93Dk

 

32. O happy pair!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4UMvgLRjek

 

33. Sing the Lord ye voices all

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNFfurbAZjo

 

 

Learning aids

 

http://www.cyberbass.com/Major_Works/Haydn_J/haydn_creation.htm

 

http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk/Haydn/Creation/creation.html

 

 

http://www.choralia.net/hy04mp3/hy04mp3en.htm

 

http://www.choralia.net/hy05mp3/hy05mp3en.htm

 

See you next Tuesday!

 

Sally Hallmark

Chairperson

Nelson Civic Choir Inc.

Choir Committee
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Rachel Ryan (Secretary)

email: nccrachelryan@gmail.com

tel: 03 545 1071

Sally Hallmark (Chairperson)

Jill Seeney (Treasurer)

Rachel Ryan (Secretary)

Lindsay Vaughan (Librarian / Committee member)

R osemary Shaw (Committee member)

Leigh Gamby (Committee member)

Jeremy Glasgow (Committee member)

Patti Martin (Committee member)

Noel Stephens (Committee member)