Members' Area

Notice Board

Current notices:
Current notes
Cleaner versions of the Mendelssohn scores
Listen:
Die Beredsamkeit
Alles Hat Siene Zeit
Die Harmonie in der Ehe
Der Greis
Banquet Fugue
A Boy and a Girl
Animal Crackers
Glow
Midwinter
Concierto del sur
If Music Be the Food of Love
Fly Me to the Moon


Current notes

Rehearsals for August concert

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

Final week rehearsals at this stage will be

Tuesday 21 August
Thursday 23 August
Friday 24 August
All at Oranaa School, Westo Creek, 7.30-9.30 pm

Music at this stage is:

Haydn:
Vierstimmige Gesänge

Dan Walker:
Midwinter
Concierto Del Sur

John Purifoy:
If Music be the Food of Love

John Rutter:
Banquet Fugue

Bart Howard:
Fly me to the Moon

FD Marchetti
Fascination

Eric Whitacre:
A boy and a girl
Glow
The Panther
The Cow
The Firefly

Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel:
Scarborough Fair/Canticle


Cleaner versions of the Mendelssohn scores

Here are cleaner versions of the scores for the two sets of Mendelssohn songs, if you want to download them:
Six Songs Op. 59: Six Songs Op. 59
Six Songs Op. 48: Six Songs Op. 48


Listed to performances of what we're learning

Haydn Die Beredsamkeit





Haydn Alles Hat Seine Zeit



Haydn Der Greis



Haydn Die Harmone in der Ehe



Rutter Banquet Fugue



Whitacre A Boy and a Girl



Whitacre Animal Crackers



Whitacre Glow




Dan Walker Midwinter



Dan Walker Concierto del sur



John Purifoy If Music Be the Food of Love



Bart Howard Fly Me to the Moon



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









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