Rehearsal Recordings for Common Thread’s 2018 – 2019 Season
This is where you can get audio recordings to help you learn our repertoire.
If you are looking for the sheet music, click here instead.
As additions are made throughout the year we will let you know in the Weekly.
How do I download music practice tracks?
Before you begin the download:
- Firefox for Windows go to: Tools -> Options -> Applications ->
Choose MPEG Layer3 Audio from the list and set the action to Always ask
- Firefox for Ubuntu go to: edit >preferences >applications find MP3 audio file and make sure it is always-ask
- Internet Explorer: right click the mouse and select “Save Target as…”
Select which recordings you want to download
The track for A Place Where I Am Home is entirely instrumental, with the parts following one another.
You Tube links to help you with practicing, more as an indication than as something to imitate literally:
CT choir : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lOU0w17PRco
Original Sweet Honey in the Rock: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6Uus–gFrc
Original Cesaria Evora : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sBGeHTtJLNc
Listen to the Voices
Original (Holly Near, Pat Humphreys and Sandy O) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uAWKXIV0tvU
Group Illapu : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjE0siQzP5M
Mercedes Sosa : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SERg8GKCNeA