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Practice Tracks Spring 2019

Practice aids for preparing for WVC's May 2019 concerts.
Stream or download practice tracks.

WVC Spring 2019 Music Program
(not in concert order) 
                                    *Cambridge Songs Suite No. 2                       music by Jim Taylor 
                                    *The Magnificat                                              Giovanni Battista Pergolesi

                                      Give My Regards to Broadway                     arr. by Carl Strommen 
                                      Who Could Ask for Anything More? (SSA)  arr. by Jay Althouse 
                                      Leading Men (TTBB)                                    arr. by Mac Huff 
                                      A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40’s             arr. by Hawley Ades

(*) will also be performed at Carnegie Hall on Monday, June 10th.
New => Gail's practice tracks for the Cambridge Songs and the Broadway melodies are now available.
Also listen to or download WVC performance of A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40's.  (see below)

Click here for Practice Tracks for Sopranos
Click here for Practice Tracks for Altos
Click here for Practice Tracks for Tenors
Click here for Practice Tracks for Basses

Here is a YouTube video of the Pergolesi Magnificat: 
1. Magnificat (2:49);    2. Et misericordia (1:44);  3. Deposuit (1:47);  4. Suscepit Israel (1:51);  5. Sicut locutus est... Gloria (3:34)

Also check out "MIDI" practice tracks for the Pergolesi Magnificat at Cyberbass.  
At the bottom of this page is a public domain edition of the vocal score for the Magnificat.  The score is from the Choral Public Domain Library.

Listen to the WVC perform A Sentimental Journey thru the 40's at their Spring 2010 concert:
Below you can download these songs to your computer; make a CD, move to your smartphone or tablet.

Here are some more YouTube videos of the other Broadway favorites in the program:
Jay Althouse arrangement of Gershwin songs Who Could Ask for Anything More?  (for SSA chorus):

Carl Strommen's arrangement of George M. Cohen's Give My Regards to Broadway:

Mac Huff's arrangement: Leading Men  (for TTBB chorus but only the first 9 pages):

Sorry for the choreography, but these are what are available on YouTube!
{Still searching for more online recordings of the pieces from the WVC program.}
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12 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ Its a Big Wide Wonderful World.m4a
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13 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ Sentimental Journey.m4a
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14 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ Chattanooga Choo Choo.m4a
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15 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ People Will Say Were in Love.m4a
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16 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin.m4a
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17 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ You Are My Sunshine.m4a
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18 A Sentimental Journey Thru the 40s_ Over the Rainbow.m4a
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