of class: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Dominican University of California
Please arrive by 6:30 p.m. to complete
registration forms and purchase music for this
semester. Cash or checks accepted.
Please make checks payable to Dominican with DUWBC Music in the memo
line. Approximate cost is $41.50 for Community
Rehearsal September 28, 2013
Handel, Messiah (Christmas Portion)
Ives, A Christmas Carol
Lauridsen, O Magnum
Community Members Cost:
Messiah (Watkins Shaw
Bogoróditse Djévo, $5.00
A Christmas Carol $2.00
O Magnum Mysterium $2.50
Rehearsal CD $5.00
We have previously performed
and you may have the music from The Messiah (Fall
2007), Hodie (Fall 2008), and O Magnum Mysterium
(Fall 2009) already.
November 22 - 8:00 p.m.
Church of St. Raphael's
San Rafael, California
November 25 - 8:00 p.m.
St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church
December 6- 8:00 p.m.
Angelico Concert Hall
Text and Resources
singer is expected to purchase music. Please
make your checks payable to Dominican (for
Chorale Music). Or, if you wish, you may pay by
Digital rehearsal files on CD will be provided with
your music purchase.
Rehearsal and Performances
Rehearsals are on the Angelico Hall Stage, 7:00-9:30
p.m., on Tuesdays, unless otherwise noted in the
rehearsal and performance schedule.
plan to perform with orchestra and will raise funds
for the players. Your contributions are gratefully
member should become familiar with the music before
we rehearse it. Using the rehearsal schedule as
your guide, you can practice on your own the
selections which will be covered in rehearsal, or
you can take advantage of our pre-rehearsal sessions
where we will become familiar with the music to be
New Community Members will be auditioned.
call the Music Office 482-3579 or Dr. Singleton
485-3275 to schedule your audition. The
audition will include:
Assessment of vocal range (simple five-tone
transposed patterns (do re mi fa sol fa mi re do)
and recommended voice part.
Assessment of ability to match pitch readily and
sing independently (pitches are played and you
repeat them, and sing a canon or round i.e. Row,
Row, Row Your Boat or similar).
Assessment of your music reading ability (that you
can identify your part and follow its contour on the
printed page). This does not mean that you must be
an advanced reader.