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4.13.19 Eric Haas leading
Eric Haas led 13 members of RSLI in a group of compositions by women. He presented a booklet called Remember the Ladies to each person. The composers represented were Maddelana Casulana, Victoria Aleotti, (music in 4 parts) and Mlle. Laurant, Sor Juana de la Cruz, Clara Schumann, Mel Bonis (5 parts). For further details, contact Eric Haas at

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3.9.19 Larry Zukof leading

Two pieces by Heinrich Isaac:
Ne più bella di queste
Donna, di dentro dalla tua casa

Canto carnascialesco: Per scriptores "Orsu, orsu" - Anon
Das Chorwerk #43 Carnival Songs of the Renaissance

Canzona Villanesca/Mascherata "Chi la gagliarda" - Giovanni da Nola

O Herre Gott - Michael Altenberg
Tel Aviv G&H Editions Edited by Ulrich Alpers

In te Domine speravi - Josquin D'ascanio (Josquin des Prez)
Frottotole libro primo (Petrucci) edition by Alan Garvin

2.9.19 Daphna Mor leading

1 - Anonymous. medieval . two equal  voices.
2 - Pale Pale. Isaac. SATB
3 - Canzona by Pietro Lappi  ssa+Attb

1.12.19 Larry Lipnik leading

1 - Two Carmens a4 (SATB) from MS 8° 328-31, Munich c.1530 (Musica Selecta edition, VIII)
2 - Heinrich Isaac, Carmen in sol
3 - Anonymous, Carmen in fa

Hans Leo Hassler, Two motets a4 (SATB) from his Cantiones Sacrae, 1591 (Cheap Trills edition, TR 73)
Quia vidisti me
Beata Es, Virgo Maria
12.8.18 Susan E. Thompson leading

1 - Nettleton (SATB), Traditional Gaelic Tune, (arr. Nicholas Renouf)
2 -
Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen (Lo, how a rose e'er blooming) (SATB or TBGBCB)

Michael Praetorius (arr. Thomas A. Schneider)
3 -
El Cant des Aucells (Song of the Birds) (SSA or TTB), Old Catalan Carol
4 -
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (Now come, Saviour of the Heathens) (SSATTB)

Michael Altenburg (1584-1640) from the Cantiones de Adventu, 1620
5 -
Heth sold ein meskin gain om wim (translation debatable...) (SATT or TBGBGB)

Anonymous (ca. 1520)
6 - Soe gratious (So gracious) Anonymous (SSAATB or ATBBBGB)
7 -
In dulci jubilo (In sweet rejoicing) (two choirs of SSAT ATBB or TTBGB BGBCBCB)

Hieronymous Praetorius (1560-1629)
8 -
Blues (SATB), Mátyás Seiber (1905-1960) (arr. Denis Bloodworth), Schott ED 12252

11.10 .18 Patsy Rogers leading

1- Estampie-Anon. 14th century (Steve Rosenberg Collection) - unison
2- Suite of 4
Bransles de Champagne collected by Gervais - 16th century-SATB 3- The Light of Love (Praetorius) and Packington’s Pound - 16th century-SATB
Daphne - anon. English and The Fairie Round by Holborne (died 1602)-SATTB 5- O Virgo Splendens - Pilgrim’s Prayer - unison - 3-part canon-c.1399
All Ye Who Music Love - Madrigal - Donato (died 1603)-SATB
America from "West Side Story" - Bernstein (died1990) - Arr. Reichelt for SATB

10. 13.18 Wendy Powers leading

1 - Sermisy (1490-1562): Au Joli Bois - AupAupTB (score)
2 - Lassus (1532-1594):
La nuit froide et sombre - AupTTB (score) 3 - Lassus “ “ : Veni in hortum meum - SATTB (parts)
4 - Monteverdi (1567-1643):
Ecco mormorar l’onde - SSATB (parts) 5 - Joe Hisaishi (born 1950): Windy Hill (from a film score) – SATB

9.8.18 Rachel Begley leading

1- Wayfaring Stranger, arranged by Andrew Charlton
From "An American Potpourri: Fantasias on Well-Known Melodies" (1992, Provincetown Bookshop Edition #23)

2 - So gehst du nun, mein Jesu, hin, arranged by Paul Clark
From "Thirteen Melodies from Schemelli's Song Book, as harmonized by J.S. Bach (1998, Sweet Pipes #2329)

3 - Fly not so fast, by John Ward, arranged by Charles Nagel
From "Madrigals to 3, 4, 5, and 6 Voices" (1613), in "8 Trios for Recorders or Viols: Volume 1" (1987, Cheap Trills #6)