Laurence has sent details as follows:
Oratorio: St Paul
We will not be singing everything! But it’s not all cuts.
The full choir will be singing 3 choruses set for soli.
The changes are as follows:
Cut 13 Recit. (Alto solo) and 14 Arioso (Alto solo)
Cut 15 Chorus (Rise! Up! Arise!)
Cut 20 Bass solo (I praise thee) and Chorus (The Lord, He is good)
Part cut: 23 Chorus (The nations) Stop at top of p109
Cut 27 Recit and Arioso (Sop solo)
TUTTI Chorus (not soli) 29 (Is this he? and O Thou, the true)
Cut 32 – 40 en block (including 4 choruses: 33, 35, 36d and 38)
TUTTI Chorus (not soli) 42 (Far be it)