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For rehearsal Monday May 2nd

Dear NYCLC, I hope you are having a great week!

Please bring the following repertoire to Monday's rehearsal (this is the same rep list from last week):

1) Peace by Piece
2) How Can I Keep from Singing?
3) Life on Earth, So Amazing
4) This Old Hammer
5) Song of Peace
6) Common Thread
7) Step by Step
8) Bread and Roses

If you are missing any of the songs listed each week, please contact your section leader. (NOTE to section leaders: Jesse K will not be coming Monday, so people may have to share)

ACC, as a reminder, we have a meeting on Monday, May 2, from 4:45-6:00 pm at 50 Broadway, 2nd floor.

Check for upcoming events to the right>>>


New words for Which Side Are You On are here.

New verse for This Land is Your Land is here.

Download the Tina Sizwe Alto file.....

See the "Performance schedule" in the right panel



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 Tina Sizwe, but check out these YouTube recordings:
Amandla chorus
"23 on a good night" chorus

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)

RECORDINGS from the MLK Day event at Dennis's church... (some that have no copyright restrictions are on our home page)

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
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.

Monday May 9 (instead of rehearsal):
Clara Lemlich awards @ Museum of the City of NY, 6pm.
Perf. notice to come out soon.

Sat. November 12 - 25th Anniversary Concert at Skirball Hall


Events of interest:

Friday April 29th: Fundraiser for the Clearwater ("Pete's boat" on the Hudson)
Ethical Culture, 2 W. 64th St. (at Central Park West), 6:30 PM
$20 general admission, tickets on-line at

Great Labor Arts ExchangeJune 23-25, Silver Spring MD (near D.C.)


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,