Back into preparing for Laetare Sunday!

The piece to work on is the Introit. You can find the proper, finished product, here at Rene Goupil – scroll down to Sunday, March 18th, 2012 : “4th Sunday of Lent (Laetare)”. They have a pdf for you to read and the recordings to listen to.

Looking at the antiphon, it is divided into three parts by a full bar line (divisio major). If we take just one part each week then we can get it all good by Laetare Sunday.

So here is the first installment, sung by me with a little back up vocals from my sons.

The “e” of the last “eam” is sort of embroidered with the “Lewisham” style – plus I was running out of breath in the recording. See what you think.

The Ordinaries will be Mass 17 – the first Kyrie. Credo 1.

And for those who don’t know it, here’s Forty Days and Forty Nights practice session: