From our concert manager

Afternoon

130 pm Church is open
2 – 5 pm Full rehearsal for Choir, Soloists, Orchestra
3.30 – 3.45 Time for a break ?

Evening

7pm Doors open … earlier if weather poor.
7.15 Choir find places for line up…In choir stalls etc
7.20 Stella speaks.
7.25 Orchestra take seats and choir lead on from both sides.
7.28 Chairman speaks to audience.
7.30 Led applause from H and choir as Conductor enters with soloists.
Choir stands still and silent.
At the end of Part 1 check watches and return to seats without assembling after about 18 minutes.

At the end of each part please stay still with copy open. Then close score and place folder at your LHS

At the end of the work , do as above, after which Stella and soloists will depart.
Choir sits to applaud.
Conductor and soloists return to receive presentations.
You will be asked to stand by Stella for final applause.

ONLY APPLAUD WHEN YOU ARE SITTING . PLEASE REMEMBER THIS!!!

REMEMBER TO WATCH AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY AT THE BEGINNING OF PHRASES.

Emphasise the dynamics etc.

Concert Dress As advised . If in doubt please ask me.

Please remember…. all black, choir scarf or tie, black folder.

Thank you for reading and GOOD LUCK. H / Concert Management