Markings for Mendelsshon "Nocturne" from last Rehearsal
Hello YCO Musicians and Families -
I hope everyone got plenty of your fav's last night and stayed warm trick-or-treating!
I was please with your detail work at Wednesdays rehearsal, we are making progress on the "Nocturne". Here are some notes from my score that I need you to make sure are marked in your part and PRACTICED!
At the beginning, Violins play from the insert I gave you last week until mea. 16. Then back to your part pick-ups to mea. 17.
All - no break/breath after the half note in mea. 4
All - Breathe/Retake after beat two in mea. 8
All - No Breath/Break in mea. 12
All- Breathe/Retake after beat 2 in mea. 12
All - Breathe/Retake after beat two in mea. 20
All- No breath/break in mea. 25, crescendo to FORTE!!
Winds - confident mf dynamic at mea. 27
Trombones - Quick slides and light tongues throughout, but especially here. No space between notes!
Violin 2 - start softer in mea. 34 and crescendo to mf only in mea. 38
Violin1, 'Cello and Bass - start at mf in mea. 35 and crescendo to FORTE!
Viola - mf in mea. 39, play out a bit!
Flute, Oboe, Clar. 1 - Leave out the last three eighth notes in mea. 55
All - Breathe/Retake after beat two in mea. 63
All - Breathe/Retake after beat two in mea. 71
Viola - Leave out beat two in mea. 71, come in on beat three.
All - Crescendo to FORTE in mea. 74, keep up the dynamic until mea. 77!
WHEW! Thanks for making sure you have all that marked in, it will save us a bunch of time next week. I will send some notes for Espana and the Tchaik on Sunday.
Enjoy some warmer weather this weekend and thanks for all your PRACTICE!
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