CUTS in Elijah

Here’s the complete list of cuts we are making on June 23rd;

Part 1

  • The end of no.7 (“On Cherith’s brook”), no.8 and no.9 are cut (pages 38-53).
  • The chorus in no.12 (“Hear our cry”) is cut (pages 68-69) – we will join the recits either side together.

Part 2

  • No.29 (“He, watching over Israel”) is cut (pp.145-150)
  • No.40 (“Behold, God hath sent Elijah… But the Lord, from the north…”) is cut (pp.188-194)

Elijah schedule part 2

Here are the movements we’ll be looking at for the remainder of the rehearsals; 22nd May 1-2, 5-7, 19-20, 28 and 38 29th May 10-13, 16, 28, 32-36 5th June 22-24, 32-36, 38, 42 12th June All movements in Part 1 19th June All movements in Part 2

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