Vocalise Rehearsal Blog

January 9, 2016

January 4, 2016/Rehearsal #1

  Dear Vocalise Singers, How exciting it is to begin a new semester. It is going to be a busy one! Please, plan well and stay healthy to enjoy all events and concerts! Here are some of the things we have to look forward to in the next several months:   January 30th: Aria and Bravi perform at Cantabile’s Gala […]
December 3, 2015

November 30, 2015/Rehearsal #13

Dear Vocalise Singers, Thank you for two nights in a row of very hard work! The concert is finally upon us. This week’s blog contains notes and reminders for Sunday, so it is in a slightly different format. Read on to prepare! News and Reminders (many this week–please read them all!!) Holiday Concert — spread the news! Invite your friends, […]
November 24, 2015

November 23rd, 2015/Rehearsal #12

Dear Vocalise Singers, It was a joy to work with you this week while sending Elena healing vibes. Thank you for your focused, dedicated work. You are sounding great. News and Reminders (many this week–please read them all!!) Holiday Concert — spread the news! Invite your friends, teachers, family! California Theatre has 1200 great seats — let’s fill them with […]
November 22, 2015

November 16, 2015/Rehearsal #11

  Dear Vocalise Singers, Elena had a wonderful note for all of you on Tuesday. Please check your email to read it. As a personal note from Laney, I was moved to have even a tiny part in the beautiful message you taped for our friends in Paris. My heart had been heavy all weekend with the events there and […]
November 14, 2015

November 9, 2015/Rehearsal #10

Dear Vocalise Singers, There are only THREE more Vocalise rehearsals left (plus a dress rehearsal) until the concert! Your continued dedication and hardwork are paramount to creating a beautiful finished product. Thank you for all you have done so far, and for all you will do in the next few weeks. News and Reminders (many this week–please read them all!!) […]
November 6, 2015

November 2, 2015/Rehearsal #9

Dear Vocalise Singers, We are inching closer and closer to the concert, and your singing continues to be inspiring, artistic, and uplifting. Thank you for all of the hard work you are putting in at home to make rehearsal such a rewarding experience. News and Reminders (many this week–please read them all!!) Workshop, Concert, and Family Potluck is on Saturday, […]
October 29, 2015

October 26, 2015/Rehearsal #8

Dear Vocalise Singers, Continued wonderful work! News and Reminders Please, bring your yoga mat to every rehearsal–no more towels!   Please continue to stay abreast of the memory schedule and work at home! Read the whole blog for notes about practice for next week.   Remember: As a member of Vocalise, you are responsible for keeping everything we have accomplished […]
October 29, 2015

October 19, 2015/Rehearsal #7

Dear Vocalise Singers, Thank you so much for your dedicated work in and out of rehearsal this week. It was especially lovely for me to get a chance to work with you on Monday! News and Reminders Please, bring your yoga mat to every rehearsal   Please continue to stay abreast of the memory schedule and work at home! Read […]
October 29, 2015

October 12, 2015/Rehearsal #6

Dear Vocalise Singers, Elena had a lovely note for you all about Monday’s rehearsal. I hope you all saw it! If not, I have posted it to the blog so you can read it at your leisure. It is a wonderful reminder of why we all gather to sing and make music together. News and Reminders Please, bring your yoga […]
September 29, 2015

September 14, 2015/Rehearsal #4

Dear Vocalise Singers, I am sorry for the tardiness of the blog this week. Thank you for your attentive work in rehearsal and during the parent meeting today. Our repertoire is getting more exciting and you really dug into it this week. Additionally, we have an exciting year ahead, and it was great to hear the details with you! News […]