Links to practice tracks and videos

Mendelssohn – Hear My Prayer:

Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass (Parts begin around 2 minutes 30m seconds in.)

Mendelssohn – Wings of a Dove:

Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass. (Parts begin 1 minute 30 seconds in)

Brahms German Requiem

Cyberbase Practice Tracks can be found here. (Links to other options below)

There are many recordings of the Requiem but this link will take you to a recording of the version that we will be singing in English, with piano duo. The album is available to purchase as a CD and as a download,  but can also be found on Spotify and other streaming services.  

You Tube is also a great way of hearing different performances from choirs all over the world.

Jonathan recommends that you start with this one, “How lovely is …”

This is a BBC recording. (The music starts 9 minutes in).

Practice Tracks:

Susan writes: “In an ideal world we would all practise at home as well as at rehearsal but that is easier said than done for many of us. For a work such as this there are any number of rehearsal tracks available online and a Google search for ‘Rehearsal Tracks Brahms Requiem’ will give you a long list. Some are free and some are not. You can try a few and see which suits you best. The links below are only a sample of what’s available:”