Bach Society of Minnesota: Easter Oratorio, April 21 & 23
Choir:Bach Society of Minnesota and Partners in Praise Girls Choir
Date and Time of Concert or Event:April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
Concert / Event Announcement Details
The Bach Society of Minnesota presents
J. S. Bach: Easter Oratorio
Friday, April 21 | 7:30 pm; pre-concert rehearsal 7:00 pm | Sundin Hall, 1536 Hewitt Avenue, St. Paul, MN
Sunday, April 23 | 3:00 pm | Central Lutheran Church, Winona, MN
With this concert, the Bach Society begins a year-long series of performances of all Bach's oratorios, to be followed by the Christmas Oratorio in collaboration with Lyra Baroque in December, and the Ascension Oratorio in April, 2018.
Program includes the Italian Concerto arranged for chamber instruments, Cantata 82a "Ich habe genug" with soprano Linh Kauffman, and the Easter Oratorio.
Also, in the St. Paul concert the Bach Society shares the stage with Partners in Praise Girls Choir, who will bring their youthful vitality to the stage in renditions of works by Monteverdi, Rutter, and Minnesota's own Michael Culloton.
Tickets $8-$23. A special discounted ticket of $10 is extended to any audience members who would join in the singing of the final piece with Partners in Praise at the St Paul performance and attend the 7:00 pre-concert rehearsal.
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