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Reminder: no rehearsal Monday Oct. 12th

Performance Sun. Oct. 25th—download notice here

From Jana:


If you have suggestions for lyric changes in any of our repertoire, please email ME by Friday, October 16, 2015; the ACC will be meeting to discuss these lyric suggestions on October 19.

Note about audio files: the files that were originally posted here were not compatible with some of our computers. If you had a problem with them, please try again, since that should be fixed.
Note that all these PDF files—and audio files as well—are available for download below.



These are the new pieces we will be working on this fall. Please download the sheet music and your audio files below and begin learning them.

 1.       Thina Sizwe
 2.        Ain’t You Got A Right
 3.        Life On Earth So Amazing

Sheet music:

Thina Sizwe / Ain't You / Life on Earth

Rehearsal files:

Ain't You Soprano/ Ain't You Alto/ Ain't You Tenor/ Ain't You Bass
Life Soprano / Life Alto / Life Tenor / Life Bass
No rehearsal files for Thina Sizwe, but check out these YouTube recordings:
Amandla chorus
"23 on a good night" chorus

See the "dates to hold in the right panel"

Financial statement for 2013 here.

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

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)

Event of interest: book party with folk music Friday Oct. 23
PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE - Please note these dates; details will be announced as we get closer to each date.

Memorial for Judy Lacoff - Sunday Oct. 25th

Save the date - Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016 (MLK birthday weekend)


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
Betty Ralston
Judy Kleinberg
Susan Zugaib
Mimi Bluestone
Brent Kramer
Eugene Hamond
Librarian: Jesse Kasowitz,