Call is 4 p.m. at McGrath Amphitheater. The uniform for the concert is a short sleeve white button-down shirt, and jeans. (White short-sleeve polo would be acceptable.)
This combined chorus will have 27 tickets available for those who have indicated they will sing as the opening act. Tuesday’s rehearsal will determine what songs we will perform, and these possibilities are indicated with a * in the rehearsal list that follows.
Additional tickets are still available for the concert that begins at 8 p.m. at this link.
Tuesday’s rehearsal is a combined with the OCC and held at Scottish Rite Temple, 515 A Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids.
The Old Songs
Lullaby, Goodnight My Angel*
Happy Days Are Here Again*
Brother can you spare a dime (one time through)
Sectionals – work Lullaby notes and ending. Work Brother notes and start to incorporate interp
Together:Brother, can you spare a dime
Hello Mary Lou
Homeward Bound (if time allows)
* = possible songs for Wednesday’s concert.
Golf outing Friday
Our annual golf outing is this Friday at Airport National Golf Course with tee times beginning at 4 p.m. This is a fun event and COVID-safe!
The last email showed the following registered: Larry Aspleaf with guest Bill Tanner, Bob Kerdus, Bill Moss, Tom Read with guest Brian Read, Wendell Aldrich, Gary LIndsay, Bob Handley, Larry Hlavacek, Jim Sjostrom, Lee Freie, Heath Mueller, Tom Schulein. There is room for a few more, so call Bob Kerdus (319-350-7344) or Larry Aspleaf 319-396-4606 to add your name to the list.
New learning tracks for Happy Days posted
We now have the new and improved learning tracks posted for “Happy Days.” See them on the Hawks Only page.
Great rehearsal Thursday night with Old Capitol Chorus! Singing with about 30 guys was wonderful. We also made great strides on the two contest numbers.
Here is the list of songs for Tuesday.
Shenandoah (Ending & Tenor Solo Section)
Brother, Can You Spare a Dime
It Is Well
When: Friday, August 13th, beginning at 4:00.
Where: Airport National Golf Course
Cost: $35 – includes golf and food afterward
The annual golf outing is happening next week. It will be a four-person best-shot “tournament”. Teams will be formed from the people who attend; and you also do not have to be a good golfer. If you plan on attending, let Bob Kerdus know. Let him also know if need clubs.