Rehearsal Files

Useful websites for listening to and/or downloading mp3 rehearsal files:

John Fletcher Music
Plays and provides mp3 downloads and of much that the choir sings, including European Sacred Music and Carols for Choirs.
The Choir are a registered user; you need to login as "RytonChorale" and enter the password which you can obtain from your Section Rep or E-mail Ryton Chorale with Subject "Request John Flecther Password"

CyberBass
Plays part and full rehearsal music.

They supply Rehearsal CDs.

Musescore
It's a freeware music composition program which presents you with a blank manuscript sheet and lets you put in your own notes and lets you play them back through your computer in any instrument of the orchestra. You just drag and drop them from the menu. So, if you copy your own part from any composition you can play it back. It not only allows you to put in single parts but multiple parts and includes dynamics and the ability to vary the speed.
It needs a member to type in the music, quite good for learning parts.

Choral Resources
Rehearsal files written in Sibelius and often from the full orchestral scores.  From these SATB learning files are produced.

Christmas Concert

Carols for Choirs 1 John Fletcher music
Carols for Choirs 2 John Fletcher music

Autumn Concert
Download the Autumn Rehearsal Schedule

Durufle Requiem John Fletcher music

European Sacred Music:
Geistliches Lied, Op. 30 - Brahms  p 56 John Fletcher music
Panis Angelicus Franck  p 114 John Fletcher music
Verleih uns Frieden Mendelssohn  p 208 John Fletcher music
Ave Verum Mozart p 248 John Fletcher music
Psalm 23 Schubert p 291 John Fletcher music
Cantique de Jean Raçine Fauré p 103 John Fletcher music

Previous concerts

Summer Concert John Fletcher music has most of the music,
Opera Chorus John Fletcher music

Chorus of peasant girls - Tchaikovsky John Fletcher music
Anvil Chorus Verdi John Fletcher music
Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves - Verdi John Fletcher music
Bridal Chorus Wagner John Fletcher music
Soldiers chorus - Gounod John Fletcher music
Dido & Aeneas Drooping wings - Purcel John Fletcher music
Humming Chorus - Puccini John Fletcher music
Priests Chorus - Mozart John Fletcher music
Chorus of enchanted islanders - Handel John Fletcher music

Other (not tested)
Waltz Scene - Tchaikovsky Midi - Choruses from Tchaikovsky's Operas Learn Choral music
Procession of the nobles - Rimsky Korsakov Rimsky Korsakov Midi Classical Midi
Witches Chorus - Verdi Midi - Verdi Choruses Learn Choral music

Bach St John Passion John Fletcher music
Download the Rehearsal Schedule Ryton Chorale rehearsal plan
Download the Rehearsal Markings Ryton Chorale Rehearsal Markings
Emmanuel Music translation Bach St John Passion

Bernstein Chichester Psalms John Fletcher music
Bernstein Chichester Psalms Pronunciation Ryton Chorale
(on the /music page: To Play: Left-Click, or To Download : Right-Click (Ctrl-Click) on the file name the select 'Save link as', and choose location)
Tippett Spirituals from A Child of our Time John Fletcher music
Dvorak Mass in D John Fletcher music

Carols for Choirs 1 John Fletcher music
Carols for Choirs 2 John Fletcher music

Come & Sing Messiah
Handel Messiah chorus John Fletcher music
Handel Messiah chorus Cyberbass

Summer Concert John Fletcher music has most of the music,
Delius - To be sung on a summer night on the water Singing Practice

Orff Carmina Burana John Fletcher music
Carmina Burana Lyrics with Translation from Chautauqua Institution
Orff: Carmina Burana on YouTube

Rutter: Birthday Madrigals (2 to 5) John Fletcher music
Shearing Music to Hear Youtube performance
Bennet: Weep O Mine Eyes John Fletcher music
Henry VIII: Pastime With Good Company John Fletcher music
Morley: April Is In My Mistress Face John Fletcher music
Wilbye: Adieu Sweet Amaryllis John Fletcher music
Farmer: Fair Phyllis I Saw John Fletcher music
Gibbons: Silver Swan John Fletcher music
Bennet: All Creatures Now Are Merry Minded John Fletcher music

Haydn: The Creation practice Cyberbass

Haydn: The Creation Choruses practice John Fletcher music

Elgar: Spirit of England practice John Fletcher music
Elgar: Spirit of England YouTube

Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem practice Cyberbass

Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem

 

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