Bach Vespers: On to Leipzig!

June

4

6:00 PM

Sunday, June 4, 2017

 

Christ the King Lutheran Church

2353 Rice Boulevard, Houston

 

Bach Vespers is offered without charge.

An offering will be taken to support the series.

Join the Bach Choir as it prepares to journey to the BachFest Leipzig, and hear the exquisite motets they will be performing there. Lutheran Bishop Michael Rinehart will preside.

Also, don't miss the pre-vespers talk by Christopher Anderson, one of America's leading authorities on Bach and the music of Leipzig.

PROGRAM

 

J.S. BACH

TORREJÓN

KIRNBERGER

ERICKSON

 

Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 16

Der Geist hilft, BWV 226

A este sol peregrino

An den Flüssen Babylon

Psalm 141

MUSICIANS

 

Bach Choir

Bach Orchestra

 

Rick Erickson, Conductor

Cody Bowers, Countertenor

Tony Boutté, Tenor

Aaron Harp, Baritone

Paul Avril, Corno da caccia

PRE-VESPERS TALK

 

5:15 PM, Christ the King Church Parish Hall

Christopher Anderson, Lecturer

 

RECEPTION

 

Join us for a reception to meet the artists.

 

Christ the King Church Parish Hall.

 

Contact Us

 

2353 Rice Boulevard

Houston, TX 77005

info@bachsocietyhouston.org

713.400.0514

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