Bach Vespers for Advent
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Christ the King Lutheran Church
2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston
Bach Vespers is offered without charge.
An offering will be taken to support the series.
This Vespers features Bach's early cantata based on one of Luther's most beloved Advent hymns, Heinrich Schütz's monumental Magnificat for four choirs, and more recent motets by Brahms and Distler that were influenced by Bach and Schütz.
Rick Erickson, Director
Dorothy VanDine, Guest Organist
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61
Pastorale, BWV 590
Nun lob, mein Seel, den Herren, SWV 41
O Heiland reiß, die Himmel auf
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen
Chaconne on Nun komm
5:15 PM, Christ the King Church Parish Hall
Peter Loewen, Lecturer
Join us for a reception to meet the artists.
Christ the King Church Parish Hall.