Choir Rehearsal notes for this week. Andrew requested these parts to be ready.
Brahms Ein deutches Reguiem notes on german pronunciation. These are the IPA notes from Andrew.
Recordings for the Brahms, Ein Deutches Requiem. If you haven't heard this one.
Dr. John Dovaras was the conductor of the predecessor choir, the Oakland University Community Chorus. He is fondly remembered by several of the current, active members of the Oakland Choral Society. He will be missed by many and remembered in our concert performances.
Thanks to Anita for the note and the reference to the Obituary. Dr. John Nicholas Dovaras, November 22, 1933 - April 24, 2018, Born in Brockton, MA, Resided in Michigan.
Interesting story concerning Morten Lauridsen and the composition and production of the Lux Aeterna. The power of music is amazing.
Moten tells about the time he visited Paul Salmunovich.
Finally, we have named our concert with the correct title and Theme.
2018 Spring Concert is aptly named due to the weather.
Peace and Light is the them, a beautiful concert that brings out the thoughts of Peace and the joy of another Sunny day, (Light).