Alto Newsletters

Alto Rehearsal Notes 7th January

First of all, Happy New Year and Get Well Soon to those with colds, flu etc.  However, there is no sympathy for those of you in holiday in sunny parts.  Secondly, this term the altos do a lot of singing as two parts.  This is making the taking of notes...

Alto Rehearsal Notes 5th November

A reminder from Carleton that we have only two more rehearsals after this - both in the church.  Generally there were not too many changes to markings already given, so for some pieces there are very few comments.  And this will be the last set of alto notes...

ALTO NOTES 29 OCTOBER 2019

First of all our apologies for last weeks notes being late - CCS web site problem.  Let's hope we fare better this week. Although we sang parts of the Fauré all the comments have been covered before so I shall concentrate on the Rutter. Carleton reminded us that...

Alto Rehearsal Notes 22nd October

Pronunciation Kyrie - pronounce " kyrie"  - "keer - ree- eh" Luceat - pronounce "loo-chay- aht" (long vowels)   Faure Requiem Intro and Kyrie Pg 5 Bar 2 - long vowel on "..em" - postpone the " m" to end of the note Pg 7 Bar 50 - this is a...