Information for Oct 20 Hellenic Opera Showcase

CHORUS REPERTORY

►Verdi's Nabucco, Act I, Gli arredt                                   SATB chorus

►Bellini's Norma, Act I finale                                           very short SATB chorus at end

►Wagner's Tristan und Isold, Act I                                 Short men's chorus

J Strauss's Tausand und eine Nacht, Intermezzo       Short SATB chorus

►Rossini's La Donna del Lago, Act I finale                     SATB chorus
   La mia spada, Quest' ampesso, Crudele sospetto,
   Gia un raggio forrier, Su amici guerriert

►Verdi's Requiem:                                                               SATB chorus
 
  Dies Irae, Tuba Mirum, Mores Stupebit, Rex Tremenae

►Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov,  Marina-Dmitri duet      SATB chorus for 5 measures only

►Gounoud's Faust, veau d'or                                              Men's chorus at ends of verses only

►Lehar's Die Lustige Witwe                                               SATB chorus at end of last piece
     Septett, Cakewalk, Grisetten Lied

Handel's Messiah, Hallelujah Chorus                                SATB chorus (encore) 


Singers are invited to participate onstage as Sailors and Bards in Tristan and La Donna del Lago; parts must be memorized. 


SCORES

Copies can be picked up from Yeoryia Megrims at the following address:

The Ansonia
2109 Broadway, apt 13-131
(between 
73rd and 74th Streets)
Call 212-362-6415 to arrange a pickup.

These score do not include the Verdi Requiem or the Hallelujah chorus. If you need copies for those, you can download and print pdfs from the following links:

Alternatively you can print out your own score (including the Verdi Requiem but not the Hallelujah Chorus) from the pdf at the following link:


SCHEDULE

Piano rehearsals
Dates:                              Wednesday, October 2; Thursday, October 10
Time:                                7:30 – 9:00 p.m
Location:                         Yeoryia's Studios, Otello Room
                                        2060 Broadway floor 5 (Btween 71st and 72nd Streets)  

Orchestral rehearsal 
Date:                               Thursday, October 17
Time:                               
 7:30 – 9:00 p.m 
Location:                         Petros Patrides Cultural Center, 2nd floor (next to Demetrios Cathedral)
                                        30-03 30th Drive, Astoria, NY
 
                                        Public transportation: take the N train to Astoria, 30th Avenue stop

Concert call
Date:                              Sunday, October 20                        
Time:                              6:30 p.m.
Location:                        
Petros Patrides Cultural Center, 2nd floor (next to Demetrios Cathedral)
                                       30-03 30th Drive, Astoria, NY 
                                       Public transportation: take the N train to Astoria, 30th Avenue stop

CONCERT DRESS

Men:                              Tuxedo 
Women:                         All black 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Yannis Xylas, conductor, VP Hellenic Music Foundation

618 West 142 Street, Apt. 5D

New York, NY 10031
Tel:  212-491-8896

Mobile:  212-300-5969
E-mail: YannisXylas@earthlink.net

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