CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET ?? This secret involves singing hymns in parts: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass. Very soon, the JP2 Institute will be releasing the St. Jean de Brébeuf Hymnal, and you’ll never guess what we plan to do. For the hymns in this 900-page book, we will create rehearsal videos to help volunteer choirs sing in SATB.
To understand “individual” you must click on #89415 … (see below).
We explored rehearsal videos at the 2018 Symposium. Different participants volunteered to record each line for this Josquin KYRIE based Ave Maris Stella (a famous Gregorian hymn):
REHEARSAL VIDEOS for each individual voice and PDF score await you at #89415.
Many readers won’t click on that link (#89415)—depriving themselves of the PDF score.
Neither will they experience the individual tracks.
That makes me sad.
Singers heard on this video: Phoebe Wing, Chase Fowler, and David Thielman.
I tried to do pitch correction, but these singers hardly needed it—they were spot on! My pitch is terrible compared to theirs.