Category Archives: Music

Christmas choir

The Leeming choir joined the choirs of York and Dishforth to record the album at the York Centre for Early Music in St Margaret’s, Walmgate — “a beautiful acoustic, and everyone had a wonderful time.” DAVAN WETTON describes the esprit de corps among the wives as impressive: it was something that contributed enormously to the zest and spirit of the album. The process was complex: each of the three con­ductors had to deliver exactly the same points of attack and release so that the individual recordings could be superimposed on each other in a way that was wholly convincing.

Source: All I want for Christmas is you

Choir Esprit de Corps award

The Award-winning Windsor High School Choral Department has recently been recognized at the Music in the Parks Festival, an affiliate of The Festivals of Music. The Honors Chorale and the Teens of Praise Gospel Choir both received first place with excellent ratings. The Windsor Choirs received the Esprit de Corps Award.

Source: Community News For The Windsor Edition – Courant Community

Career Advice and Job Search Advice from Rita Shapiro DC National Symphony Orchestra | BU Today | Boston University

I also learned so much from Tom Morris, former executive director of the Cleveland Orchestra. He taught me how to motivate staff and how to have fun while working really hard. I learned from Tom that fun is a key element of the office environment, a way of building esprit de corps.

Source: Career Advice and Job Search Advice from Rita Shapiro DC National Symphony Orchestra | BU Today | Boston University