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Monday May 11th: End of year Party

 

Dear NYCLC,

Thanks so much to those of you who sang at the May Day Rally and the May 4th event; your performance at the Clara Lemlich Awards Ceremony was exceptional!

As a reminder, our end of the season party is on Monday, May 11. Please see the suggestions below for what you can bring:

A special dish for 6
Wine or soda
Small dessert

In addition, the ACC will meet on Monday, May 11, from 5:00-6:00 pm.


Thanks!
Jana

New Simple Song words are 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.

 

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)


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