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Next Rehearsal (& auditions) Monday, Jan. 22nd

Dear NYCLC, Hello! I hope you are having a great week! For Monday, please download & print “We Were There”; it is two pages. ALSO: please download & print "Glory" and "Make them hear you".

If you cannot print the piece, please let your section leader know. In addition, please bring the following: Deportees

You will receive two additional NEW pieces on Monday, as well! Get excited!

We are having auditions this Monday at 5:00 PM. Those auditioning should prepare a song to sing a cappella; I will also vocalize the singers to check for range.

Please remember to contact your section leader if you do not have the repertoire. The section leader will contact the librarian (jkinny1@gmail.com) so that you have copies for rehearsal!

Draft flyer for May 5th available here (and, for friends, on the main web page)
Journal ad letter and form are available here.


If you are missing any of the songs listed each week, please contact your section leader. Section Leaders, please contact Jesse at Jkinny1@gmail.com if you need copies of any of the songs!!!

Rehearsal files: (See "DOWNLOADING" below for how to save these files)


Three Five O: Rhythm (all)/ Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
Ain't You Got a right: Soprano/ Alto/ Tenor/ Bass
Life on Earth: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
How can I keep from singing: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
To My Old Brown Earth: Soprano1/ Soprano2 & Alto1 /Alto2 / Tenor / Bass
Song of Peace: Soprano1 / Soprano 2 / Alto / Tenor / Bass
Give me your tired: Soprano1 / Soprano 2 / Alto / Tenor / Bass
If you can walk: Soprano / Alto / Tenor / Bass
Tina Sizwe Alto file
We Are the Champions: Soprano1 / Soprano2 / Alto / Tenor / Bass

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DOWNLOADING
: to keep a recording, click on the link; you should be asked whether to save. If you choose SAVE, the MP3 or MP4 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)

See the "Performance schedule" in the right panel


NEW: Member rules (download here)

View the slide show from our Nov. 2016 concert! Download
... and here are some pictures from the concert

Remembering Henry Foner, a friend of the chorus:
obituary here


Check for upcoming events to the right>>>


Sheet music you can download & print


America
How can we keep from singing (chorus version)
To My Old Brown Earth



Words for Simple Song of Freedom are here
New words for Which Side Are You On are here.
New verse for This Land is Your Land is here.

RECORDINGS from the MLK Day event at Dennis's church in 2017...


Note: clicking on these will take you off this page

Stand up for workers
Do you hear the people sing
Ain't you got a right
Imagine
Simple song of freedom
Song of Peace

Thanks to Elliot Greene for the videos!

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


Met Life Christmas program -- Mon. Dec. 4 (5 pm)

... and to look ahead, our big Spring Concert, May 5th, at Symphony Space

 

Events of interest:


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)


Section Leaders

Soprano 1
Soprano 2
Alto 1
Alto 2
Tenor
Bass
Georgia Wever
Judy Kleinberg
Susan Zugaib
Mimi Bluestone
Brent Kramer
Eugene Hamond
gawever@gmail.com
jkleinberg@nyc.rr.com
suzuzie@aol.com
mimiblue@mac.com
bhkramer@aol.com
ehamond@yahoo.com
Librarian: Jesse Kasowitz, jkinny1@gmail.com