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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7720 on: February 08, 2019, 06:59:31 PM »
Sarge has become a pacifist. I can't remember the last time he has had his bazooka out.  ::)

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Re: Henning's Headquarters: Update 10:30 A.M. Feb 9
« Reply #7721 on: February 09, 2019, 07:27:30 AM »
Karl has reported that he will attend a TRIAD Choir rehearsal this morning! 

I find that to be very encouraging news!  0:)
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7722 on: February 09, 2019, 02:48:55 PM »
the phone rings and somebody says,
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7723 on: February 09, 2019, 02:52:07 PM »
It usually take a Clevelander three or four days to realize he's been dissed.

                                                   

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the phone rings and somebody says,
"hey, they made a movie about
Mahler, you ought to go see it.
he was as f*cked-up as you are."
                               --Charles Bukowski, "Mahler"

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Re: Henning's Headquarters: Update 10:30 A.M. Feb 9
« Reply #7724 on: February 09, 2019, 02:54:15 PM »
Karl has reported that he will attend a TRIAD Choir rehearsal this morning! 

I find that to be very encouraging news!  0:)

Indeed, the best news yet.

Sarge

the phone rings and somebody says,
"hey, they made a movie about
Mahler, you ought to go see it.
he was as f*cked-up as you are."
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7725 on: February 09, 2019, 03:08:43 PM »
Karl has reported that he will attend a TRIAD Choir rehearsal this morning! 

I find that to be very encouraging news!  0:)

Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Reddit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7726 on: February 09, 2019, 03:09:44 PM »
Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Readit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.
Karl Henning, Ph.D.
Composer & Clarinetist
Boston MA
http://www.karlhenning.com/
[Matisse] was interested neither in fending off opposition,
nor in competing for the favor of wayward friends.
His only competition was with himself. — Françoise Gilot

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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7727 on: February 09, 2019, 05:03:53 PM »
Wonderful, Karl !  :)

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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7728 on: February 09, 2019, 07:17:31 PM »
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7729 on: February 10, 2019, 01:55:23 AM »
Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Reddit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.

Excellent Karl  :)
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7730 on: February 10, 2019, 06:28:08 AM »
Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Reddit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.


Good stuff.
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7731 on: February 10, 2019, 07:35:41 AM »
Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Reddit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.

Great stuff, Karl. 8)
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7732 on: February 10, 2019, 08:12:32 AM »
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7733 on: February 10, 2019, 10:08:12 AM »
Great news!
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7734 on: February 10, 2019, 04:25:57 PM »
Great news!

Karl - great to hear that you are 'up and about' - hoping for further improvement and good news!  8)  Dave

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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7735 on: February 10, 2019, 07:34:14 PM »
Cheers, friends!
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7736 on: February 11, 2019, 06:39:22 AM »
Excellent!  :)
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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7737 on: February 11, 2019, 09:22:58 AM »
Actually a workshop/performance at Curry College.
In the workshop, I did do a little singing and sight reading, which was rather rough on my part, but nevertheless felt great.
The Curry College Choir and Triad shared the concert after the workshop. And the men of Triad sang It Might Happen Today. Triad founding member David Harris,
Who had served as a clinician during the workshop joined Triad for this, and actually basically site Reddit for the performance, which is one of the bravest things I think I've known any singer to do. Two Tenors who have joined Triad since the November concerts also sang the piece. It was very gratifying to be there, I was the recipient of many many warm hugs.

This is amazing!!

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Re: Henning's Headquarters
« Reply #7738 on: February 13, 2019, 08:10:39 AM »
This is the as-yet-tentative program for Triad's spring concerts:

It will be interesting to see if they go forward with programming It Might Happen Today, again.
In general, they want to, because it is felt that we can do an even better job than on the November concerts.

Innocence
*Julian Bryson--To Youth
Karl Henning--It Might Happen Today (or another TB piece, still looking)

Love
Chen Yi--A Set of Chinese Folk Songs (Fengyang Song, The Flowing Stream, Thinking of My Darling)

Poetry
Avrohom Leichtling--Madrigals, Book III:  2. Song of Derivations and 4. A Comparison... (MIDI)

History (Politics?)
Charles Turner--Madrigals (The Queen's History)
Julian Bryson--e pluribus unum (Hope Like Gold)

ca. 24 minutes

Intermission

Meditation
Karl Henning--Alleluia

Nature
*Saunder Choi--Vere Novo (Soprano/Alto Only)
*Pamela Marshall--Songs from a Quaker Heart (Life in Conjunction, Leaves, Spring Sunlight)
Charles Turner--Madrigals (It Is Snowing)

Wind
Charles Turner--Madrigals (Not Only Leaves)
*Eric Whitacre--Little Man in a Hurry (Bootlegged Draft Score)

ca. 25 minutes

* denotes pieces with piano accompaniment

There is also room for 1 or 2 solos, so if you have something that would fit the theme of Madrigals and would provide a nice contrast somewhere along the way, let me know!  I suggest that preference go to those who didn't sing a solo on our last concert, but all suggestions are welcome.



If you absolutely hate this, let me know ASAP!  I'm always open to suggestions.
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[Matisse] was interested neither in fending off opposition,
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His only competition was with himself. — Françoise Gilot

 

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