Rehearsal Room Program 1 2017

Our 2017 Feast Program

The Garden of Earthly Delights

Listed in alphabetical order by title

All Creatures Now, by Bennett

Midi file All creatures now 1

Midi file from Cantemus Newbury site all creatures

Midi and MP3 files (separated) can be accessed at https://johnfletchermusic.org/bennetj-all-creatures-now-are-merry-minded/ You will need to create a free account with the site to access these files. You can then play or save these files as you wish. This Yallourn Madrigal Singers’ webpage will not be embedding these files – to preserve the integrity of the John Fletcher site. 

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyGmwsTXXKQ (Tallis Scholars) Note the pronunciation in this version.

YouTube performance https://youtu.be/LO-wjgvvug0 (Victoria Chorale)

And So It Goes, by Billy Joel, arr. Bob Chilcott

Midi file for all parts And_So_It_Goes

Midi file from Cantemus Newbury site andsoitgoes

MP3 file for Soprano

MP3 file for Alto

MP3 file for Tenor

MP3 file for Bass

MP3 file for Soprano Solo

MP3 file for Baritone Solo

MP3 file for all parts

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVWsG19Zv1g (Ken Davis Chorale – large choir)

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsVuqwVccRw (Ardu – sextet)

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gTt3ZUmfPm0 (Kings Singers and St Albans School)

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rsVuqwVccRw (Kings Singers)

Beauty Is A Lovely Sweet, by Bateson

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srG6y4jiitA

SoundCloud (lute) performance https://soundcloud.com/andabouk/beauty-is-a-lovely-sweet-thomas-bateson-c-1570-1630 You should be able to discern your vocal line from this.

Dirait-on, by Lauridsen

Midi file for all parts Dirait-on

Matthew Curtis on YouTube. At this page you will find links to his recordings of individual parts (and some variations) https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=dirait+on+lauridsen+matthew+curtis

T J Hoffman on YouTube Soprano https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbO7kFZygFs

T J Hoffman on YouTube Alto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=He-fZa8VrEQ

T J Hoffman on YouTube Tenor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iV5OTfb9L5M

T J Hoffman on YouTube Bass https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oxkQrApIQx8

YouTube performance, Morten Lauridsen at the piano https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWXVZlrLa6E

YouTube performance. It sounds very much like the above performance but also shows the sheet music as it is sung https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZSGCBcZjUs

Pronunciation demonstration of text by a French speaker https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RyKATvG_e_M

Fairest Isle, by Purcell

Midi file for all parts FairestIsle

MP3 file for Soprano (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Alto (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Tenor (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Bass (vocal sound)

MP3 file for All Parts

Greensleeves, attrib. to Henry VIII

m4a file for Soprano

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass

If I Loved You, by Rodgers and Hammerstein, arr. Deke Sharon

Midi file for all parts If I Loved You

MP3 for Soprano (piano sound but with glitch at top of page 2)

MP3 file for Soprano (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Alto (piano sound, includes soprano and alto at top of page 2)

MP3 file for Alto (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Tenor (piano sound)

MP3 file for Tenor (vocal sound)

MP3 file for Bass (piano sound)

MP3 file for Bass (vocal sound)

MP3 for All Parts (vocal sound)

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tXEcnZ2IhQQ (TTBB – San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus))

 In These Delightful Pleasant Groves, by Purcell

m4a file for Soprano

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass

BEWARE: EXCEPT FOR THE SOPRANO, ALL THE FOLLOWING MIDI FILES FOR THIS SONG HAVE VARIATIONS FROM OUR VERSION ARRANGED BY FRANK E. BROWN

Midi file for all parts In these delightful pleasant groves

Midi file for Alto pleasantgroves_alto

Midi file for Tenor pleasantgroves_tenor

Midi file for Bass pleasantgroves_bass

YouTube for Soprano https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fy9EgTznwZ0 (ermhsmixedchoru)

YouTube for Alto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzoxnefCOl0

YouTube for Tenor https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6pgjGNKskA

YouTube for Bass https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Um1B6pxTFzI

Mathew Curtis on deezer.com (sung by him) has files for all parts. You have to login with a free account http://www.deezer.com/album/10878278

I Sowed The Seeds Of Love, by Gustav Holst

m4a file for Soprano 1

m4a file for Soprano 2

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass 1

m4a file for Bass 2

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnzSXRe9vk0 (The Skylark Vocal Ensemble)

Soundslice website https://www.soundslice.com/scores/13361/    Note Controls at the bottom of the webpage. From left: Speed/Tempo control; Play/Stop control; Play Options control (up/down arrows); Song Time/Measure or Bar indicator; Audio Source (box with right arrow); Visualizations control (symbol with up/down arrows next to it); Settings (cog symbol) TO ISOLATE YOUR OWN LINE: 1.  Go to Audio Source and choose Synthetic 2. Go to Visualizations and choose Mixer 3. Go to the left of screen and select Solo for your part 4. Adjust playback speed bottom left (if needed) 5. Click Play

I thought That Love Had Been A Boy, by Byrd

Midi file for all parts BYRD-I thought that love had been a boy  NOTE if using MidiPlay: Alto Recorder = Soprano, Bass Recorder 1 = Alto 1, Bass Recorder 2 = Alto 2, Great Bass Recorder = Tenor, Contrabass Recorder = Bass.

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPC7Igy8xx8

 Lascia Ch’io Pianga, by Handel

Midi file for all parts Lascia ch’io pianga

MP3 file for Soprano

MP3 file for Alto

MP3 file for Tenor

MP3 file for Bass

MP3 file for all parts

Linden Lea, by Vaughan Williams

Midi file Williams_Linden_Lea or LindenLea

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fp9KsTXg7-I (NUSChoir with The Graduate Singers)

My Delight and Thy Delight, by Parry

O Happy Eyes, by Elgar

Midi File O Happy Eyes by Elgar (On MidiPlay – Staff = Soprano, Staff 1 = Alto 1 and 2. Staff 2 = Tenor, Staff 3 = Bass)

Midi and MP3 files (separated) can be accessed at https://johnfletchermusic.org/o-happy-eyes-elgare/ You will need to create a free account with the site to access these files. You can then play or save these files as you wish. This Yallourn Madrigal Singers’ webpage will not be embedding these files – to preserve the integrity of the John Fletcher site. 

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69vQ8XKXZqM (The Greeners’ Sound – a Chinese choir)

Rhythm of Life, by Coleman and Fields, arr. Richard Barnes

Performance on publisher’s site https://www.jwpepper.com/sheet-music/media-player.jsp?&type=audio&productID=982710

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2u7yLLeOJtg

Rich Gifts, by Wendy Morrissey

m4a file for Soprano

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass

The Nearness Of You, by Hoagy Carmichael, arr. Naomi Crellin 

m4a file for Soprano

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTi1EEVX_Rg (The Idea Of North plus James Morrison) Note: There is an introduction featuring James Morrison. Then our arrangement begins. At bar 30 (hoo hoo) the trumpet features again until bar 45 (2.06 minutes into video).  A very jazzy interlude is interpolated at this point until 2.53 minutes. The rest is our arrangement.

The Shower, by Elgar

Midi File Shower by Elgar

Midi files for each part online at http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk/Elgar/Shower/shower.html

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kyhn2ZK3QBk (Cambridge University Chamber Choir)

The Turtle Dove, by Vaughan Williams

Midi file turtle dove

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LsZ5HXlh5DE

Tourdion, by Anonymous

Midi File Tourdion

Tourdion pronunciation guide

What’ll I do?, by Berlin, arr. Deke Sharon

m4a file for Soprano

m4a file for Alto

m4a file for Tenor

m4a file for Bass

Whenever the Wind is High, by Todd McNeal

mp3 file for Tenor, piano effect only  (created by John Mazur)

mp3 file for Tenor, piano with vocal effect (created by John Mazur)

mo3 file for Bass, piano effect only (created by John Mazur)

mo3 file for Bass, piano with vocal effect  (created by John Mazur)

mp3 file for Tenor and Bass, piano effect only  (created by John Mazur)

Who Shall Win (Have) My Lady Fair, by Pearsall

Midi file Who will win my lady fair Pearsall

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UtGpPDgG0pw (Beaumont Singers, slower tempo)

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M2pFzMoBINU (Vokalensemble Cantico Nuovo Berlin, faster tempo)

YouTube performance https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OWGBlybGw78 (a delightful, expressive performance by Danish group Vokalensemblet Nordenlyd)