Practice Recordings

Mandatory “textbook”: Carols and Lullabies of the Southwest, Conrad Susa. SATB Choral Score: ECS Schirmer SAIN B005FN5548; $8 on Amazon, $13.95 on JW Pepper

Sign Up For Fall 2018:  MUS 125, 128, 146, and 225 (225 is not transferable to 4-year schools). Sign up ASAP for all your music classes so they don’t get cut. Due to errors in the printed catalog, please refer to PASSPORT for the latest times and course numbers. Fall concert features Carols and Lullabies of the Southwest, a suite of beautiful holiday music in Spanish. Naturally, there will also be Spirituals, other folk music, and some Western Classical as well.

Fall 2018 CLASS CODES: (Make sure the Instructor is listed as:  John Reager)

M/W 12-1:40 PM: 42358, 42360, 42794, 42365

TUESDAY 6-9PM: 42359, 4236, 42795, 42366

Fall Repertoire (Work in progress- NOT final yet)

Carols and Lullabies of the Southwest (10 movements):

1. Oh, mi Belén: S, A, T, B, AllDicción

*2. El December Congelat: S, A, T, B, All, Dicció

3. Alegría: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

4. A la Nanita Nana: S, A, T, B, AllDicción

5. Las Posadas: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

6. Campana sobre Campana: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

7. El Belén Tocan a Fuego: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

*8. El Noi de al Mare: S, A, T, B, All

9. Chiquirriquitín: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

10. El Rorro: S, A, T, B, All, Dicción

(* No. 2 sung in Catalan, No. 8 in English)

(Semi-Chorus) coming soon

Upcoming Concerts:

Conrad Susa’s Carols and Lullabies and more. Sunday, Dec. 2, 4PM, Odell Johnson Theater, Laney College, Oakland. General Admission $20, $10 Students/Seniors.

Mozart Coronation Mass and Spring by Marty Stoddard (world premier). Guest artist: Jonathan Dimmock, Organ. Sun., May 19, 4PM, First Presbyterian Church of Oakland. General Admission $20, $10 Students/Seniors.

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