8th February 2019
Getting excited to be starting rehearsals in less than 2 weeks.
We will be singing the following pieces at the first session on the 19th February.
I’d like to teach the world to sing. Composer. Backer, Davis, Cook, Greenaway.
Any dream will do. Composer. Andrew Lloyd-Webber
Hallelujah Composer. Leonard Cohen.
An arrangement of this can be found here
The rehearsals for the first concert on 7th May at 130pm will take place on the following dates.
February 19th, 26th
March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
April 2nd, 30th (dress rehearsal)
(note there will be no rehearsals over the Easter break, ie 9th, 16th, 23rd April).
All rehearsals for the concert will be on Tuesday afternoons 1. 30pm to 3pm at Birchdale Road Methodist Church, 2A Birchdale Road, Waterloo, L22 9QX
In the 8 rehearsals the pieces we will cover will include
Any dream will do Lloyd-Webber
I’d like to teach the world to sing
Hallelujah Leonard Cohen
Somewhere Leonard Bernstein
I dreamed a dream Les Misérables
Summertime 1934 Gershwin
Close every door to me Lloyd-Webber
Bridge over troubled water Simon and Garfunkel
Singing in the rain The 1952 Film
Lullaby of Broadway 1935
Follow the yellow brick road 1939 Wizard of Oz
The music/words will be provided for the first rehearsal which will include Any dream will do, I’d like to teach the world to sing, Hallelujah.
It will not be necessary to read music. The pieces are well know, and will be gone through for us to learn in unison.
The first concert on 7th May at 130pm will be at a local care home, venue to be confirmed soon.
Spread the word, as we want a good turn out!!!