Heinrich Schütz introduced the baroque style to Germany. The BACH Chorus and Orchestra
showcase the spectrum of his innovative compositions—from elaborate polychoral concertos,
to traditional motets, to his championing of concertos for solo singers.
$20 General/$10 Students
BACH welcomes the winners of the Young Baroque Artists Competition, who will perform their competition pieces.
The BACH Chorus, singers from area high schools, and members of the Choral Union will also perform Fauré’s Cantique de Jean Racine and Mozart’s Ave verum corpus and Dixit Dominus (from Solemn Vespers) KV339. Reception to follow.
Tickets $10 (cash or check at the door)
If you know a young person, 13 to 18 years old, who would like to compete in our Young Baroque Artists Competition, you can download the entry form from our site. First round audition music must be submitted in mp3 format by February 15, 2017. Live auditions for finalists will be February 26. See the competition form for all the details, including rules, prizes, and so on. Winners must be available to perform in our winners showcase on April 2, 2017.