Brahms Requiem Open Sing To Be Held In Oakland, June 12
Brahms Requiem Open Sing To Be Held In Oakland, June 12Greetings, All:
I’m posting this message for Mary Ellen Callahan.
Let us make beautiful music together!
Oakland Open Sing
& 1 little surprise canon & 1 little surprise motet
Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Piedmont Piano Company
1728 San Pablo Avenue at 18th Street
in Oakland’s Uptown Arts & Entertainment District
5 minutes’ walk from BART
Come and sing the chorus parts (or play them on your instrument!)
of the beautiful Brahms Requiem
with soprano Mary Ellen Callahan, and professional conductor, pianist and baritone soloist.
Scores will be available for those who need them. RSVP! (see below)
$15 admission, $10 if you bring your own music
$5 for students and seniors with or without music
free for non-singers & other observers
tickets available at the door
light refreshments at intermission
please RSVP to mec@... or 646-823-6523 with number in your party & how many scores you will need, or contact for more info
If you don’t sight-sing fluently or don’t know this music, you can go to Cyberbass.com for help learning your part:
For a free download of the music, go to the ChoralWiki site:
This summer, Mary Ellen Callahan, the host and soprano soloist of the Brahms Open Sing, will be teaching Voice, Sight-Singing, Music Theory, Song Interpretation, Ensemble Coaching, French & German diction, and Conversational French while she is in the Bay Area from New York for three months this summer, starting June 6th. All ages, all levels. If you know anybody at all who might be interested, feel free to forward this email to them!
Mary Ellen Callahan Solo Recital
Sunday afternoon, July 14th, 2013, at 4PM, at the Piedmont Piano Company in Oakland. Exact repertoire & pianist to be announced, but will include the very best of Brahms, Bernstein, Faure, Bach, Purcell, Schubert, Handel, Puccini, and much more, and an absolutely exquisite pianist!
President, San Francisco Lyric Chorus
Co-Author, San Francisco Bay Area Chorus Directory
Founder, San Francisco Bay Area Choral Archive
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