top of page

French Impressions
Rehearsal 11-1pm, concert 3pm at Shirley Methodist Church
on Saturday 23rd March 2024

You Tube Links for the repertoire:

  • Bizet: Agnus Dei
    NB there are lots of different arrangements of this piece - Leon recommends one at Ely Cathedral that is the closest to what we will be singing.

Some more You Tube options which include scrolling music and a choir singing:

Les Djinns: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvgbJPHnnnI (NB, The music appears blurred to me for the first half of this video clip - do not adjust your set!)

Pavane: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw8PurepHxk 

Rehearsal tracks for Les Djinns on You Tube:

SOPRANO

ALTO

TENOR

BASS
 

Chord Perfect - another site offering free rehearsal tracks if you listen online - here is the link to the Faure page, where you will find tracks for the Cantique and the Requiem:

https://www.chordperfect.com/gabriel-faure/

French Pronunciation!  On the links below, Geoff has kindly recorded a reading of the French songs

Parallel translation of the original poem.  The grey blocks are verses which we are not singing!

bottom of page