Well I can't believe it but our final Monday rehearsal is finally here! We've put a lot of work into sharpening our skills and the time to show it is almost here. Expect to do a lot of running this Monday. Take this last week and practice, practice, practice!!!! The main theme of last Monday's rehearsal was subito piano/pianissimo. Please make sure you work on every one! Measure 106 and 196 in the Rossini; 3rd bar of number 11, 3rd bar of number 14, and 3rd bar of number 20 in the Gallop of the Comedians; number 40 in the Pantomime of the Comedians; number 82 and number 83 in the Epilogue of the Comedians; number 10 and 2 before number 19 in Sinfonia Piccola. That's a lot of suddenly-soft dynamic markings! Please work on these before Monday.
Next Friday, 4/26 is our pizza party! From 7pm-9pm-ish we will be hanging out at the AYSP building for our last get together before putting on an awesome concert on the 28th. Please RSVP via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and if you have a movie suggestion (something that wins popular opinion and is rated PG-13 or under) please include it! I will also have a sign up sheet at Monday's rehearsal.
4/22 - regular rehearsal, 6:15 PM - 9 PM at AYSP
4/26 - movie/pizza party, 7 PM - 9 PM at AYSP
4/27 - dress rehearsal (required), 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM; Popejoy Hall
4/30 - 5/15 - AYSP 2019-2020 season auditions; register at aysmusic.org - slots are filling up quickly so invite your friends and register now!
See you Monday!
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