Bach Vespers for Advent

Dec

15

Sunday, December 15, 2019 | 6:00 P.M.

Christ the King Lutheran Church

2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston

Offering accepted

The Bach Choir and Orchestra present the inspiring Advent cantata Soar Joyfully Upwards, along with the powerful organ works, meditative plainchant, and hearty chorales that together form the rich tapestry of Bach Vespers.

PROGRAM

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Bach: Schwingt freudich euch empor, BWV 36

Mendelssohn: Im Advent

Handl: Veni, redemptor gentium

Hassler: Dixit Maria

ARTISTS

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Rick Erickson, Conductor

Bach Choir

Bach Orchestra

PRE-VESPERS TALK

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5:15 P.M. with Dr. Peter Loewen

Christ the King Parish Hall, admission free