April 26th to May 19th, 2019
Join us in celebrating the breadth of Bach’s work with numerous events across the St. Louis area. This year’s festival features new collaborators and venues, education and outreach opportunities and high-quality musicianship you can expect from the Bach Society. You’re sure to experience Bach as never before!
Bach’s Mass in B minor (Lecture and Concert)
Sunday, May 19, 2019
The crowning summation of Bach’s entire life’s work, the Mass in B minor continues to intrigue, engage and inspire like no other musical masterpiece. Prior to the performance, a free lecture will be presented by Bach specialist and one of the best known Baroque tenors of our time, David Gordon.
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Bach & Baroque Family Education Concert
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Bring the whole family for this first-time collaborative event between the Bach Society, Bal Vihar Indian Cultural School, Sangeetha St. Louis and Bonhomme Community Concert Series.
Bach & Baroque Education Concert
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
This FREE education concert tailored to local middle and high school students will feature one of the greatest Baroque soloists of our time, Indian-born soprano Sherezade Panthaki.
Bach Spring Sing
Saturday, May 11, 2019
Calling all singers! Join us for the 2nd annual Spring Sing where we’ll spend a morning building community, learning history and music theory, and performing beautiful music together.
A Classical Cabaret
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
A one-of-a-kind, intimate cabaret event showcasing the finest voices of the Bach Society chorus, accompanied by a jazz trio.
Bach on the Big Screen
Saturday, May 4, 2019
A unique collaboration combining film and a live musical performance, followed by a panel discussion. Presented in collaboration with Cinema St. Louis and Webster University Film Series.
Bach in Motion
Thursday, May 2, 2019
The Bach Society teams up with The Big Muddy Dance Company and Washington University’s Department of Music, bringing you a live performance of Bach’s Orchestral Suites, accompanied by dance!
Bach Society Young Artist Recital
Sunday, April 28, 2019
The 2018-2019 Young Artist Award Recipients offer a capstone performance of oratorio and operatic favorites at this free festival event.