Rehearsal schedule:
Spring 2019

Rehearsal general information

Thursday Rehearsal repertoire Venue
Red means change since originally published.
RECOMMENDED:
Thu 24 Jan Read through some of Gerontius and orientate, then Part 1 SSMJ
31 Jan CANCELLED BECAUSE OF SNOW FORECAST -
7 Feb Read through Part 2 SSMJ
14 Feb Part 2: 118 to end. Part 1 SSMJ
21 Feb Part 2: 1 to 55 SSMJ
28 Feb Part 2: 55 - end SSMJ
7 Mar Preparation for Maestro: revisit Borodin 2, Egmont, Banks of Green Willow SSMJ
Sun 10 Mar Maestro: 11:00 rehearsal, 11:30-1800 masterclass Silk Hall, Radley College, Abingdon OX14 2HR
14 Mar Part 1 SSMJ
21 Mar Part 2: 1 to 55 SSMJ
28 Mar Part 2: 55 to end SSMJ
4 Apr Passages needing further rehearsal, e.g. Part 2: 26 to 55, 88 to 101 SSMJ
Sat 6 Apr 1400-1630: Rehearsal with both choirs Manor Prep School, Faringdon Road, Abingdon OX13 6LN
11 Apr Part 1. Part 2: 1 to 26 SSMJ
18 Apr NO REHEARSAL - MAUNDY THURSDAY -
25 Apr Part 2; 26 to end SSMJ
Sat 27 Apr Rehearsal 1400 Part 1, 1500 break, 1510-1700 Part 2. 1900 Concert Sheldonian Theatre, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3AZ
CONCERT DRESS - JUNE/JULY CONCERT: Gents - black trousers (smart/concert trousers), black shirt, no tie or jacket. Ladies - all black (long) - ladies can wear black trousers, or skirts with black tights, but no white tops.
CONCERT DRESS - OTHER CONCERTS: Gents - Black dinner jacket, white dress shirt, black bow tie. Ladies - all black (long) - ladies can wear black trousers, or skirts with black tights, but no white tops.
 
Oxford rehearsals
Thursdays 19:30 to 21:30 in the Main Hall at St Mary and St John School, Meadow Lane, Oxford OX4 1TJ
Please bring a music stand
Please let someone know if you cannot come, and arrange a wind deputy
Conductor: Geoff Bushell: 01235 818848
Leader: Emily Ormerod: 01865 514210 / 07766 259339