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MEETING WITH THE CHORUS FROM JAPAN!


ARRANGEMENTS HAVE BEEN MADE SO THAT WE MAY MEET WITH THE CHORUS FROM JAPAN AFTER ALL:

After the march and festival on April 26th, Utagoe rented a rehearsal space from 6pm to 9pm on Sunday 26th. The rehearsal space is located at 353 WEST 48TH STREET 2ND FLOOR (BETWEEN 8TH AND 9TH AVE)

Could you and your members who are willing, come to this rehearsal space to say hello to us?

THE BOARD IS EXTENDING THE INVITATION TO JOIN THE UTAGOE CHORUS AT THEIR REHEARSAL SPACE.

Updated details for our performance on Sunday April 26th (with corrected repertoire) are
here.

New Simple Song words are here.


For Monday, Apr. 27th, please bring...

Bread and Roses
Song of Peace
To My Old Brown Earth
We are the Champions
Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor

Jana hopes to have the info about the MayDay event by Monday's rehearsal, but in any event, WATCH THIS SPACE for details.




You can also get the chorus schedule (rehearsals & gigs) for the rest of the Spring season here.

REHEARSAL FILES are here!
PLEASE start practicing these pieces... SEE "Sound files" below.
GONNA TAKE US ALL: Jana recorded mostly rhythm, for all parts.

How Can WE Keep from Singing (corrected words with music) is now available here for downloading & printing)


ALSO here are the sheet music for My Old Brown Earth and Gonna Take Us All, PLUS a recording of Gonna Take Us All by the late (great) Jon Fromer.

See the "dates to hold in the right panel"

Financial statement for 2013 here.
Minutes from the December Board meeting are here.
Minutes from the January Board meeting are here.


Contributions: the front page of our site now has a DONATE button (lower left). You can direct friends, family, & other supporters there.

Sound files: (if the piece plays by itself, look in the menu for something like "save as"; this will let you keep the file)

 

How Can I Keep from Singing parts: Soprano part //Alto part // Tenor part // Bass part


To My Old Brown Earth parts: Soprano 1 part // Soprano 2 & Alto 1 part // Alto 2 part // Tenor part // Bass part

SONG OF PEACE parts: Soprano 1 part // Soprano 2 part // Alto part // Tenor part // Bass part

 


DOWNLOADING: to keep a recording, click on the link; you should be asked whether to save. If you choose SAVE, the MP3 or WAV file will then be in your default Download folder. (In Firefox, just click on the link, then do a SAVE PAGE while the song plays)





PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE - Please note these dates; details will be announced as we get closer to each date.

May 1st, late afternoon, part of the NYC Central Labor Council's MayDay celebration. Details to come.

 

May 4th, 6pm on a Monday (instead of rehearsal), Museum of the City of NY, for the Clara Lemlich Awards. Details to come.


Videos of earlier chorus performances (Christmas at MetLife):



Something Inside So Strong
Do You Hear the People Sing?
We Are the Champions

(These probably can't be made public because of copyrights, but you can share them privately. Right-click on the link and choose "copy link location." Then paste the resulting URL into an email to your friend)

The Winter-Spring rehearsal schedule is available HERE.

If you are missing any of the repertoire listed each week, please email or call your section leader ASAP. Your section leader will then forward this information to the NYCLC librarian. See your section leader at the rehearsal for the copies.

Please do not pick up music if you did not contact your section leader.

Section Leaders

Soprano 1
Soprano 2
Alto 1
Alto 2
Tenor
Bass
Betty Ralston
Judy Kleinberg
Susan Zugaib
Mimi Bluestone
Brent Kramer
Eugene Hamond
ralston656@aol.com
jkleinberg@nyc.rr.com
suzuzie@aol.com
mimiblue@mac.com
bhkramer@aol.com
ehamond@yahoo.com
Librarian: Inez West, creativevoice7@yahoo.com