Tuesday, November 29th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

7pm T/B sectional in Parish House

  • Start with Hark the Herald,  then
  • Mary Did You Know,
  • Hodie, then
  • whatever else you need until 8pm

7pm S/A sectional, Church 

  • Hark the Herald,
  • Mary Did You Know,
  • Hodie,
  • Where Are You Christmas,
  • Sleigh Ride page 7, 13, coda, then
  • whatever else you need until 8pm

8pm SATB in church- try to run as many as we can 

  • Hark the Herald
  • Mary Did You Know
  • Hodie
  • Over My Head
  • O Little Town
  • Wexford Carol

Past Rehearsals

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

  • Silent Night- run
  • Little Town- m 114
  • Mary
  • Hodie- review which parts are singing together, review notes
  • Hark the Herald Angels Sing
  • Sleigh Ride

Tuesday, November 15th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

  • Filming- on risers
    • God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen, Sleigh Ride, O Magnum Mysterium, Where Are You Christmas?
  • Rehearse:
    • Silent Night- m 21 and 77, quarter restes, alto divisi m 91, clean Bb (first note)
    • Wexford
    • O Little Town
    • Hark the Herald
    • Hodie

Tuesday, November 8th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

  • Sleigh Ride- DICTION- on risers
  • Wexford Carol- run to review notes- should be all learned
  • Over My Head- on risers- style and fluency
  • Where Are You Christmas- solo requests tonight!!
  • God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen- continue note work
  • O Magnum Mysterium- quick review of notes, run
  • Silent Night- run on risers

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

  • Tenors- please go to the Parish House for a sectional with Kim at 7:00. Everyone else, we’ll be in the church as usual. The Parish House is the building that’s just next to the church.
  • Wexford Carol- notes pages 2-4
  • Mary Did You Know- page 10 (m 52) to end
  • God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen- review notes (it’s been a few weeks)
  • Over My Head- on risers
  • O Little Town of Bethlehem- with tenors

Tuesday, October 25th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional).

Rehearsals until concert: 7!

  • Wexford Carol- page 5 to end- solidify notes- soprano page 7 notes- goal: 5 to end a cappella
  • Hodie- make note of where you sing with another section. Read.
  • Silent Night– review bass pages 5-6, 8. Run
  • Mary Did You Know- read, dig in to notes
  • Sleigh Ride- on risers. DICTION focus!
  • Tenors- are we all here next week? We need to schedule our sectional. How’s November 1st?

Tuesday, October 18th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

  • Silent Night- review p 5/6, focus on notes page 8-9; work on swing feel- with accompaniment
  • Sleigh Ride- POP POP POp , page turn 9 to10. Bring bass out in the A section, from the beginning. Run on “risers”.
  • New: Hodie, Jacob Narverud
  • Wexford Carol- review harmonies pages 2-5, notes pages 6-8, sing on “risers”
  • Where Are You Christmas- notes page 12/13, run
  • O Magnum Mysterium- run

Tuesday, October 11th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

  • O Magnum Mysterium- questions on pronunciation? Focus: dynamics and breathing together.
  • O Little Town- review p 14-16, learn notes pages 1-10
  • Over My Head- review vocal effects, run on the “risers”
  • Where Are You Christmas?- Who’s interested in the solos? We’ll split them with Reharmonix. Review p2-5, 9-11, 14. Learn p 6-8.
  • Sleigh Ride- review POP POP POP part.Work on page turn, 9 to 10. Bring Bass out in the A section, from the beginning. Run on “risers”.
  • Silent Night- review p. 5-6, focus on notes pages 8-9.

Tuesday, October 4th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

  • Hark! the Herald Angels Sing- notes pages 12-16, quick review of notes 17 to the end
  • O Little Town of Bethlehem- review divisi assignments, read, notes pages 1-10
  • Sleigh Ride- Review p 11 to end, do notes page 10, giddyap section on pages 5/6
  • New piece if it arrives- O Magnum Mysterium
  • Where Are You Christmas? Review m 59-74, learn pages 7, 8, 9
  • God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen- review pages 6/7, fix soprano rhythm on page 9

Tuesday, September 27th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

  • Over My Head- cutting page 6, focus on accents and rhythm page 8, review vocal effects in music
  • Wexford Carol- read, then focus on harmonies pages 2-5
  • God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen- review notes pages 2-6, 9-12, then work on harmonies pages 7/8
  • Where Are You, Christmas- review pages 2, 3, 4, 5, 14, learn m 59-74 (the bridge)
  • Silent Night- review pages 5 and 6, sing through
  • Sleigh Ride- review Birthday Party section, learn page 10, sing through!  

Tuesday, September 20th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

Welcome guest accompanist Jed Holland tonight!

  • God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen p. 2-6, 9-12
  • Where Are You Christmas? listen and follow, then do part work
  • Sleigh Ride pickup to page 11, through 15, then sing through, accents on J in Jingle
  • O Magnum Mysterium- listen. Please take a few minutes this week to follow your part in the video. The music hasn’t shipped yet!
  • Hark! The Herald Angels Sing page 17 to end
  • Silent Night- read

Tuesday, September 13th, 2022, 7:00pm – 8:45pm

Milford Congregational Church

In-person rehearsal (vaccinations required; masks optional)

First Open Rehearsal of the Fall 2022 Season!