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Canary Wharf Choir  "American Classics"
July 5th, Canary Wharf Park - Running order

 

Practice Audio Files ==> Choose music and singing parts to practice...
The Choir committee makes a donation to the JohnF's Music site ("brilliant")

Another Openin' performed

Unchained Melody  performed

You'll Never Walk Alone  performed

Sure On This Shining Night – Samuel Barber
Parts (podcast)  All parts (very good)
   (YouTube) performed (very good)

 

Shenandoah part by part note review
Performed (but not our version)

Eric Whitacre Animal Crackers
The Panther, The Cow, The Firefly
The Canary, The Eel, The Kangaroo

Poisoning Pigeons in the Park by Tom on piano

 

Hallelujah (L. Cohen, arr. R. Emerson)
 - piano Tenor / Bass
 - choir Plzeňský pěvecký sbor Ko.Mar

Choirmaster Notes   Sing with soloist
Soloist starts; till all sing in at "It goes like this,..."

Bar 16 sopranos hum, all sing @ There's a blaze
Bar 30 All hum, all sing @ And even though

Unchained Mekody
(arr. M. Brymer)
All Parts
 
 
You'll Never Walk Alone?
(arr. W. Stickles)
All Parts
 
 
Sure On This Shining Night
(Samuel Barber)
All Parts
 
 
Hallelujah
(arr. R. Emerson)
All Parts
 
Sing along:  Jesus on the Main Line ("Call Him Up") (anon.)
Jesus on the main line, tell Him what you want
Jesus on the main line, tell Him what you want
Jesus on the main line, tell Him what you want
You just call Him up and tell Him what you want

<chorus>

Call Him up, call Him up, tell Him what you want
Call Him up, call Him up, tell Him what you want
Call Him up, call Him up, tell Him what you want
You just call Him up and tell Him what you want

Oh, Yeah....

Verse 2  "If you need Salvation," <chorus>
Verse 3  "If you need some healing," <chorus>
Last chorus
add big ending on "Oh, Yeah.."

Sing along: Rocka my Soul (anon.)
Rocka my soul, in the bosom of Abraham
Rocka my soul, in the bosom of Abraham
Rocka my soul, in the bosom of Abraham
Oh, Rocka my soul, Hallelujah !

So high, you can't get over it,
So low, you can't get under it,
So wide, you can't get round it,
Gotta get through the door.

Rock my soul, yes, Rock my soul
Rock my soul, yes, Rock my soul
Rock my soul, yes, Rock my soul
Oh, Rocka my soul.

<Repeat, sopranos sing 1st 4 lines, then men, then altos, and all keep singing till altos finish;
big ending on Oh, Rocka my soul>

Hallelujah
(arr. R. Emerson)
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