I am very much looking forward to the first Amici rehearsal next Wednesday 26 th September with a further ten rehearsals to follow before the first performance of Messiah on December 5th. As many of you are aware the work is vocally and physically demanding and I intend to ensure we are match fit by early December.
Thus please make every effort to be at each and every rehearsal. Please also use the Novello Watkins Shaw edition or borrow a copy and ensure you have the same rehearsal marks in your score as printed in the Novello WS.
On Wednesday we will begin with;
He Trusted in God
And with his Stripes
All we like sheep
During the course of the term ahead I will also at times look at the Brahms and would ask that you have the score with you from week 2 , October 3.
Canterbury Music Club opens its 18/19 season with a programme of scintillating music for Winds by Enescu, Strauss and Mozart in the glorious ballroom of Charlton Park, Bishopsbourne. I welcome as many of you as possible to come and savour the music performed by thirteen wonderful musicians at 15.00, September 30.