Renaissance Singers Listening

Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen

Midi files below (warning: there is about 8 seconds of nothing before the sound starts on each file)
Follow the music with the below PDF score, and listen to either the midi file with equal parts, or the file that accentuates your part.

Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen.pdf
Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen-allpartsequal.mid
Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen-mezzo.mid
Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen-soprano.mid
Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen-alto.mid

Examples have a different key and part organization - listen more for vocal characteristics

Andrews Sisters - 1937

The Puppini Sisters (They're the ones who sing with Michael Buble on Jingle Bells)
This arrangement is their standard "fast" version.

The Puppini Sisters - live version (Starts at 1:22)
This version has the slower, rubato solo lines at the beginning.

The Honeybee Trio - good vocal example - These girls are in High School!!!


Gloria - from Harmoniemesse - Haydn

Score and listening tracks for the Gloria:

Soprano:  beginning to m. 70 (2:18 on the track)

 Alto: beginning to m. 70 (2:19 on the track) 

Mass Choir performance of the Gloria by Haydn 

Laudate Dominum - Mozart

Laudate Dominum training tracks:




Solo by Katherine Jenkins