Crescendo presents “Before Bach--Music for Peace in a Time of War”

Nov 16 2013 - 6:00pm
Nov 16 2013 - 8:00pm

Location(s)

First Congregational Church
251 Main St.
Great Barrington, MA, 01230
United States
See map: Google Maps
Performers and/or Faculty: 
Performers are the Crescendo Chorus along with children’s voices, soloists Julianne Baird, Nicholas Tamagna, Steven Fasano, the Crescendo Period Instrument Orchestra. Christine Gevert, Conductor

Choral works of some of the great masters of the German Baroque.

Cantatas and Double-Choir Motets by J.S. Bach’s Predecessors including Pachelbel, Buxtehude and Schutz.

These composers strongly figured in the development of a new national style of sacred Baroque music in German speaking territories.

The German Baroque was deeply influenced by the Thirty Years’ War which shaped the society, it’s beliefs, and it’s cultural manifestations. 

Presented By: 
CRESCENDO
Phone: 

860-435-4866

Pricing
Cost: 
$45 Premium, $30 General, $10 Student
Discount to EMA Members: 
No
Contact Person: 
Kathi Casey
Contact Address: 
PO Box 245
Contact City: 
Lakeville, CT.
Contact State/Province: 
Connecticut
Contact Zip/Postal Code: 
06039
Contact Country: 
United States
Contact Phone Number: 
8604354866
Contact Email: 
kathi@worldclassmusic.org