Rehearsal Schedule

If you need some help with ‘note-bashing’ , click on the Practice Files button at the bottom of the page to find rehearsal files for the works that are being rehearsed. Alternatively, click on the Useful Recordings button to find links to recordings of the works.

Rehearsal Date

Items rehearsed / to be rehearsed

30 January 2024

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 24 – Woe to him – p131
  • No. 28 – Lift Thine eyes – p.143 (sopranos and altos only)
  • No. 29 – He, watching over Israel – p145
  • No. 32 – He that shall endure to the end – p155
  • No. 34 – Behold, God the Lord passed by! – p158
  • No. 36 – Go, return upon thy way! – p174
23 January 2024

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 19 – O Lord, Thou hast overthrown – p93
  • No. 20 – Thanks be to God – p99
  • No. 22 – Be not afraid – p115
  • No. 23 – The Lord hath exalted thee – P124
  • No. 24 – Woe to him – p131
16 January 2024

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 10 – As God the Lord of Sabaoth liveth – p54
  • No. 11 – Baal, we cry to thee – p59
  • No. 12 – Hear our cry, O Baal! – p68
  • No. 13 – Baal, hear and answer – p70
  • No. 19 – O Lord, Thou hast overthrown – p93
  • No. 22 – Be not afraid – p115
09 January 2024

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 1 – Help Lord! – p6
  • No. 2 – Lord, bow thine ear to our prayer! – p13
  • No. 5 – Yet doth the Lord see it not – p20
  • No. 7 – For He shall give his angels charge over thee – p30
  • No. 9 – Blessed are the men who fear Him – p47
14 November 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 24 – Woe to him! – p131
  • No. 29 – He, watching over Israel – p145
  • No. 34 – Behold, God the Lord passed by! – p158
  • No. 35 – Holy, holy, holy – p169
07 November 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 35 – Holy, holy, holy – p169
  • No. 38 – Then did Elijah – p178
  • No. 41 – But the Lord, from the north hath raised one – p190
  • No. 42 – And then shall your light break forth – p199
31 October 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • From No. 2 – Lord, bow thine ear to our prayer – p13

onwards

24 October 2023 Rehearsal for MFC members participating in 1885 Singers’ concert in London on 4 November 2023, led by Alison Hunka. MFC members who are not participating in the concert are also welcome to attend.
Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah
All the way through the work
17 October 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 1 – Help, Lord – p6
  • No. 11 – Baal, we cry to thee – p59
  • No. 23 – The Lord hath exalted thee – p125
  • No. 42 – And then shall your light break forth – p199
10 October 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 7 – For He shall give his angels charge over thee – p30
  • No. 22 – Be not afraid – p115
  • No. 36 – Go, return upon thy way! – p174
03 October 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 10 – As God the Lord of Sabaoth liveth – p54
  • No. 12 – Hear our cry, O Baal! – p68
  • No. 13 – Baal, hear and answer – p70
  • No. 16 – The fire descends from heaven! – p79
  • No. 38 – Then did Elijah – p178
26 September 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 24 – Woe to him! – p131
  • No. 34 – Behold, God the Lord passed by! – p158
19 September 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 2 – Lord, bow thine ear to our prayer! – p13
  • No. 13 – Baal, hear and answer – p70
  • No. 16 – The fire descends from heaven! – p79
  • No. 19 – O Lord, Thou hast overthrown – p97
  • No. 24 – Woe to him! – p131
12 September 2023

Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah

  • No. 19 – O Lord, Thou hast overthrown – p93
  • No. 19 – O Lord, Thou hast overthrown – p95
  • No. 29 – He, watching over Israel – p145
  • No. 32 – He that shall endure to the end – p155
  • No. 35 – Holy, holy, holy – p169
05 September 2023
Felix Mendelssohn – Elijah
  • No. 1 – Help, Lord! – p6
  • No. 5 – Yet doth the Lord see it not – p20
  • No. 9 – Blessed are the men who fear Him – p47
  • No. 12 – Call him louder! – p62
  • No. 12 – Call him louder! – p68
  • No. 20 – Thanks be to God! – p99