Online resources for practicing our music

YouTube videos & audios of the pieces

in WVC's Fall 2021 program

The links and audio files below are of performances of many of the pieces in WVC's Fall 2021 program and are for you to practice the music. Keep in mind that each conductor can approach their piece differently.

Do not assume that Dennis will replicate the tempi, dynamics, emphasis, breathing, etc. of the performances represented below.

As always in rehearsal and our performances -- FOLLOW THE CONCUCTOR.

A big thank you to Mark Fiore for finding many of these links and audio files.

Sorry for the obnoxious adds at the beginning of many of these YouTube videos.

1. Here We Come A-Caroling. arr. by Molly Ijames

YouTube link => Publishers demo track with score.

Another YouTube link => High school chorus in concert.

2. Coventry Carol. See audio tracks below.

3. A Gallery Carol - singing verses 1, 2 and 3 "

4. Rocking "

5. Sussex Carol

6. The First Noel

8. Feel the Spirit - Steal away (pg 10) arr. by J. Rutter

YouTube link =>

9. Feel the Spirit - When the saints go marching in (pg 44) “

YouTube link =>

Another YouTube link =>

10. ’Twas the night before Christmas. arr. by Harry Simeone

11. Dona Nobis Pacem by J. S. Bach

See links below.

12. Baby, It’s Cold Outside by F. Loesser, arr. by K. Shaw

13. Sleigh Ride by L. Anderson, arr. by T. Anderson

14. (SSA) Silent Snowfall by Laura Farnell <= Skip the ad and then

skip to 1:15 into the video for the music with a scrolling score.

14. (TB) Parade of the Wooden Soldiers arr. by Greg Gilpin

15. The Hanukkah Medley (pg 1-6 & 12 & 16) P.A. Murtha

16. The Hanukkah Medley (pg 8 -26) “

17. Lo, How a Rose E’re Blooming edited by Alice Parker and Robert Shaw Gorgeous art work! The 1st 1:40 of this video.

19. Pachelbel Canon in D arr. by Noel Goemanne

20. Joy to the World! arr. by John Rutter Rutter conducts this performance. electronic piano w/ scrolling score.

21. For Unto us a Child is Born G. F. Handel with scrolling score.

22. Hallelujah! G. F. Handel with scrolling score. Handel by flash mob! Check it out.

23. {encore} Let There be Peace on Earth arr. Gail Johnson

11. Dona Nobis from B Minor Mass

Bach: Mass in B minor - Dona nobis pacem - Herreweghe

or J. S. Bach - B minor Mass / Dona Nobis Pacem

or Bach's Mass in B minor – Dona nobis pacem (Bach Collegium Japan)

The following four tracks use a scrolling score and each emphasizes one of the four voices:

(soprano emphasis) Bach-Dona Nobis Pacem (soprano)

(alto emphasis) Bach-Dona Nobis Pacem (alto)

(tenor emphasis) Bach-Dona Nobis Pacem (tenor)

(bass emphasis) Bach-Dona Nobis Pacem (bass)

Some more practice tracks for works in our program:

Listen to or download these audio files extracted from online sources.

Also check for other practice tracks on Cyberbass, etc.

Please send suggestions about other recorded pieces to your webmeister: