Members' Area

Notice Board

Current notices:
Current notes
Listen to performances of the Vespers:
1. O Come and Worship
2. Praise the Lord
3. Blessed is the Man
4.Joyful Light
5. Now Lettest Thou Depart
6. Hail Mary
7. Hexapsalmos
8. Praise the Name of the Lord
9. Blessed be the Lord
10. Resurrection of Christ
11. My Soul Doth Magnify the Lord
12. Greater Doxology
13. Troparion - This Day of Salvation
14. Troparion - Christ is Risen
15. Troparion - Hail, Theotokos
A complete performance

Pronunciation guides


Current notes

Rehearsals for the Vespers

Rehearsals for the Vespers are under way Tuesdays.
7.30 pm in the ANU School of Music.

Final week rehearsals to be announced


Go to top of page


Listen to performances of the Vespers

1. O Come and Worship



Go to top of page

2. Praise the Lord



Go to top of page

3 Blessed is the Man



Go to top of page

4 Joyful Light



5. Now Lettest Thou Depart



Go to top of page

6. Hail Mary



Go to top of page

7. Hexapsalmos



Go to top of page

8. Praise the Name of the Lord



Go to top of page

9. Blessed be the Lord



Go to top of page

10. Resurrection of Christ



Go to top of page

11. My Soul Doth Magnify the Lord



Go to top of page

12. Greater Doxology



Go to top of page

13. Troparion - This Day of Salvation



Go to top of page

14. Troparion - Christ is Risen



Go to top of page

15. Troparion - Hail, Theotokos



Go to top of page

Complete performance



Go to top of page


PRONUNCIATION GUIDE TO THE VESPERS

Pronuncation guides with huge thanks to Kyle Wilson

Notes on pronunciation (Microsoft Word document)

Audio files:
Numbers 1, 2, 3 and 6
Numbers 4 and 5
Number 9
Numbers 10 and 11
Number 12
Numbers 13, 14 and 15

Plus some resources from Youtube (not a complete set)

No. 1



Go to top of page

No. 4



Go to top of page

No. 6

Go to top of page

No. 7



Go to top of page

No. 12



Go to top of page



Members' Responsibilities

The Llewellyn Choir's aims are to produce a high standard of choral music and to have fun both in rehearsing and performing. Over the choir's 30 years, we have developed a set of standards to help to ensure that we can meet these aims. They are meant to enhance, not restrict our enjoyment of the choir.

As a choir member, you are expected to:



Membership renewals

Download a membership renewal form and payment instructions:

Use this version if you just want to print it and fill it in by hand:
PDF print version

Use this version if you want to fill it in onscreen using your computer:
Onscreen fillable version
Note that it is not an online form - you have to SAVE A COPY TO YOUR COMPUTER FIRST, then type your information into it, then either email it to the treasurer or print it and hand it to him at rehearsal. To save a copy to your computer:
1. Right-click on the link and select 'Download Linked File As ...'
2. Save the file in an appropriate folder.
3. Open the file using Acrobat reader and fill in the details.
4. Save and close the file and email to the Treasurer.


Learning Resources

Pronunciation guides

Italian

Italian pronunciation guide [PDF, 51K]

Spanish

Two sites which might be useful as general references for pronouncing Spanish (especially in Latin America):
www.theguardian.com/travel/2010/feb/12/learn-spanish-pronunciation
This one is Mexican: rollybrook.com/pronunciation.htm

And some excellent videos:






French
Here is a good online resource. It has audio files available which you can download from the site:
www.talkinfrench.com/french-pronunciation-guide

Some French pronunciation videos





Midi files

Want to practice your part at home but don't have ready access to a keyboard? Click here to find midi files and mp3 files for both the current and previous concerts, along with instructions for using them.

Useful links

CyberBass
CyberBass is an amazing site – it contains a wealth of resources for choirs and singers, both free and for purchase. For example, for major works you can listen to midi files to help you learn your vocal line.
www.cyberbass.com

Choral Public Domain Library
The Choral Public Domain Library (CPDL) is an internet-based free sheet music website which specializes in choral music. It hosts a large collection of music scores and other supporting files (such as midi or other sound files) which can be freely downloaded and used.
www1.cpdl.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page

The Silvis Woodshed
In the old days a singer would hide out in the woodshed to learn his notes. Now we have tools like midi to help us along. George Silvis hopes for this page to be a collection of midi files and tools to help singers learn their notes so that they can be ready to turn it into music when they go to rehearsal. A fantastis source of midi files for rehearsal.

King's Lynn Festival Chorus
King's Lynn Festival Chorus is the resident choir for one of the UK's growing music festivals. The Chorus was formed in 1977 for an inaugural concert conducted by Christopher Hogwood. They have a comprehensive library of midi files on their website: www.klfc.org.uk/Page%208d.html or www.klfc.org.uk/files/Download/.

Choraline
Choraline provides resources for choirs and singers- for example, vocal scores, folders, rehearsal CDs, pronunciation guides and more.
www.choraline.com

Top of page:










  Copyright © 2013 The Llewellyn Choir Inc.   Design and hosting by Whim IT