African Sanctus - Rehearsal Schedule

The Hippo Man, Mayinda Orawo, Luo Kenya, 1973  (P. David Fanshawe)

Please make every effort over the next few weeks to rehearse the African Sanctus and come as prepared as possible to the rehearsals.

The schedule is shown in the table below...

The relevant pages are:

Movement Vocal score page Full score page
1. African Sanctus 1 11
2. Kyrie: Call to Prayer 11 33
3. Gloria: Bride of the Nile 16 39
4. Credo: Sudanese Dances and Recitations 31 59
5. Interlude Love Song (Piano solo) 38 77
6. Et in Spiritum Sanctum (S/A only) 39 84
7. Crucifixus: Rain Song 46 95
8. Sanctus: Bwala Dance 56 124
9. The Lord’s Prayer 73 156
10. Chants 80 172
11. Agnus Dei 82 174
12. Call to Prayer: Kyrie 89 189
13. Finale & Gloria 95 195

The schedule is:

6 January 1. African Sanctus 2. Kyrie: Call to Prayer 9. The Lord’s Prayer
13 January 4. Credo: Sudanese Dances and Recitations 3. Gloria: Bride of the Nile 6. Et in Spiritum Sanctum (S/A only)
20 January 8. Sanctus: Bwala Dance 7. Crucifixus: Rain Song 12. Call to Prayer: Kyrie
27 January 9. The Lord’s Prayer 10. Chants 11. Agnus Dei
3 February     Fauré: Requiem

This is also summarised in the rehearsal schedule.

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