INFORMATION FOR MEMBERS
Wednesday 26th April 2017
Saturday 13th May 2017
Joint Spring Concert with Newark Choral Society
Wednesday 17th May 2017
Annual General Meeting
Wednesday 24th & 31st May, 7th & 14th June 2017
Saturday 17th June 2017
Lunchtime concert (preforming works from the Summer Singing), Newark Church
Saturday 12th May 2018
Verdi Requiem (Joint concert with Mansfield Choral Society)
Saturday 11th May 2019
Brahms Requiem, Turner – Under the wide sky
The following may be used as rehearsal aids for part learning.
A website where you can hear synthesised voices singing individual voice parts (it is very easy to download the necessary bit of free software). You can choose which voice part you would like to be highlighted.
As a BDCS member you can get a 10% discount from Choraline by using the password BING.
New telephone number: 01285 644845
This is John Hooper’s website, where individual parts can be listened to free of charge.
BDCS subscribes to this website. It has most of the music we are currently rehearsing.
MUSIC FOR THE SPRING CONCERT (MAY 2017)
Durufle Requiem. 1948 , 80 page Durand edition. NOT the 31 page Durand edition.
Vaughan Williams: Five Mystical Songs. 1911, 41 page Stainer and Bell edition.
Parry: I was Glad. Novello
LINKS TO PERFORMANCES OF THIS TERMS REPERTOIRE ON YOUTUBE:
Vaughan Williams (1/2) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZiMSGq_fOk
Vaughan Williams (2/2) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pZ_p5lrZMhw
NB: Two of them (not the Vaughan Williams) also have the score.
Please would one member of each”team” bring 4 pints of milk. Advice will be given if required. Please arrive about ten minutes before the start of rehearsal. If unable to attend, please arrange a swap. Click on the rota to see a larger version.
BDCS COMMITTEE 2016-2017
Chairman: John Bannister
Vice-Chair: Sally Ashton
Treasurer: Huw Cadwallader
Secretary: Valerie Morgan
Programme Chair: Barbara Cobb
Librarian: Margot Anderson
Publicity Officer: Judy Unell
Membership Secretary: Janet Chapman
Box Office: Tim Connery
Ordinary Members: Brad Poulson, Pam Jones and Alison Marriott