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German Christmas Baroque

Saturday 22 December @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

- £15 – £16

Musica Poetica is delighted to be returning to Bath Recitals, to close its 2018 season with a glorious celebration of Christmas.

This festive evening celebrates the music of J. S. Bach, in a programme featuring some of his most famous cantatas and chorales. These are paired with seasonal favourites by composers who inspired Bach, including Praetorius, Buxtehude and Schütz.

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Plainchant Veni redemptor gentium

Samuel Scheidt arr. Oliver John Ruthven Puer natus in Bethlehem

J. S. Bach Bereite dich Zion (from ‘Weihnachts-Oratorium’)

Heinrich Schütz Verbum caro factum est (SWV 314)

Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber Serenada à cinque ‘The Night-Watchman’

Dieterich Buxtehude In dulci jubilo (BuxWV 52)

J. S. Bach Wohl mir, dass ich Jesum habe (from ‘Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben’)

Michael Praetorius Es ist ein Ros entsprungen

Philipp Nicolai arr. J. S. Bach Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern

Philipp Nicolai arr. J. S. Bach Wachet auf!

Dieterich Buxtehude Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied (BuxWV 98)

J. S. Bach Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (BWV 61)

 

Soprano Lucy Knight, Gwendolen Martin

Counter-tenor Collin Shay

Tenor Peter Davoren

Bass Christopher Webb

 

Violin Ellen Bundy, Alice Earll

Viola Clifton Harrison

Cello Kate Conway

Violone Jan Zahourek

Theorbo Toby Carr

Chamber organ Oliver John Ruthven

 

Details

Date:
Saturday 22 December
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
£15 – £16
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.bathrecitals.com/event/german-christmas-baroque/

Organizer

Bath Recitals
Website:
www.bathrecitals.com

Venue

St Michael’s Church
Broad Street
Bath, BA1 5LJ
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