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NEXT MONDAY (2-16) IS PRESIDENT'S DAY - NO REHEARSAL
SO WE WILL BRING IN THE NEW CHORUS SEASON ON FEBRUARY 23RD AT 6 PM.
KEEP SAFE AND FINGERS CROSSED
THE BOARD


For Monday, FEBRUARY 23, please bring the following repertoire:

Asikatali
Follow the Drinking Gourd
Lift Every Voice
Mind Stayed on Freedom
Oh!  Freedom
Siyahamba
Song of Peace
Stand up for Workers
There is Power in a Union
This Little Light of Mine
We Shall Overcome



SECTION LEADERS: please make 2 copies of each piece for our new members.

As a heads up, we will have some new members joining us at the first rehearsal.
Please introduce yourselves and help make them feel welcome! 


Thanks!
Jana

 

REHEARSAL FILES are here!
PLEASE start practicing these pieces... SEE "Sound files" below. "Gonna Take Us All" (rhythm only) is new.
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"

NEW: Minutes of the July Repertoire (ACC) committee, planning for Nov. 15th, here.
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

GONNA TAKE US ALL: Jana recorded mostly rhythm, for all parts.


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)





Of interest to chorus members:


The Klezmatics: Woody Guthrie's Wonder Wheel Tour

SUNDAY March 8th, at Brooklyn College

Go HERE for information





The Winter-Spring rehearsal schedule is available HERE.

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

Nothing at the moment







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