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Soprano 2 - February 23, 2023

REMINDERS:

Pay special attention to dynamics and breath control.

Sectional March 9 at 5:45

Sectional with Sop 1 March 23 at 5:45


FOREVER COUNTRY

all sing on pages 2-3

"mountain" strong/weak


LANDSLIDE

timing

practice extra

p8 m65, 69 we are singing "la, la, la" to the tune of the accompaniment top notes

p9 m79 no breath "so take"


THE ERIE CANAL

dynamics are huge!-Lisa

"low bridge" check notes, it is not the same each time we sing it

p3 m11 don't hold onto the slide, just fall off (watch Lisa)

p10 m58 pitch

p15 m89-90 notes


BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER

timing

dynamics

p3 m10 quick breath and hold "eyes" the full count

p6 m28-29 timing and notes (watch Lisa) - "when" on m28 is on the down beat

p9 m43 timing on "troubled" and it's unison

p12 m62 notes

NEVER ONE THING

there will try-outs for the solos

strong/weaks (pay attention the stress marks on the notes)

rests

dynamics

no vibrato

no breath "underbelly, I am"

round oo's

p14-15 m89 timing on the dee's

p19 m122 unison


SINGIN' THE '70's

rests

timing on the "hoo, hoo, hoo" and "world" (on the up beat)

p6 m33-44 notes, especial the G# and A ("my, my")

p8-9 m49-54 notes

p11 m66-67 the last move is only 2 notes

p13 m80 pitch and no breath "name, I'll"

p13 m82 notes --Kristen Barney

Sop 2 Section Leader

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