Our next concert: Bernstein Chichester Psalms and Duruflé Requiem
Our next concert will be Bernstein Chichester Psalms and Duruflé Requiem on Thursday November 14, 2019 at 7:30pm in Winchester Cathedral.
Our full programme is:
Bernstein Chichester Psalms
Rehearsals for the November concert start on Friday 6th September at 7:30pm in Winchester College Music School.
Maurice Duruflé: Requiem Opus 9 for Soloists, chorus, trumpets, timpani, harp, organ and strings (1961 version). The vocal score, published by Durand, consisting of 80 pages costs £26.90 from Musicroom or Choraline. The choral score, which costs about £8.70, has 32 pages and is not suitable as it only has the SATB parts with no accompaniment or solos.
Bernstein: Chichester Psalms. The vocal score is published by Boosey & Hawkes and is available from them at £6.99 or from Choraline at £9.99.
If you purchase through Choraline there is a 10% discount if you mention Winchester Music Club.
Bruce will have plenty of scores for hire at £2 per copy.
There are many recordings available on Youtube, including for the Requiem: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRzPi0CA1rg which has a scrolling score and for the Chichester Psalms: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W8gKSqVAXrg which has the text (in OT Hebrew, transliteration and English translation) and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Yhnml4DW9g with Bernstein conducting.
Individual Voice Part Practice:
Midi files for the Requiem can be found at: http://www.learnchoralmusic.co.uk/Durufle/Requiem/requiem.html
and for the Chichester Psalms at: