• November 10
  • First Congregational Church of Great Barrington, Great Barrington
  • November 10, 2017
  • Category: Live Music - Classical

Event Details

  • November 10, 2017
  • 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  • $30 & $60
  • Free for children & students w/ID
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  • First Congregational Church of Great Barrington
  • 251 Main St
  • Great Barrington, MA 01230

Event Description

The Berkshire Bach Society kicks off its 2017-18 season with a selection of short cantatas, vocal, & instrumental works by J.S. Bach, with an ensemble led by Myron Lutzke, long-time cellist of the Orchestra of St. Luke’s, & featuring soprano Sherezade Panthaki and St. Luke’s flautist Elizabeth Mann in the cantatas that Bach appears to have scored specifically to showcase soprano and transverse flute. Program: “A Birthday Greeting and Music from the Cantatas” “Alles mit Gott und nichts ohn’ihn” Aria for soprano, strings, continuo | BWV 1127 (Birthday gift to Wilhelm Ernst, Duke of Weimar, Bach’s employer, discovered in 2005) “Non sa che sia dolore” Sinfonia for flute, strings, continuo | BWV 209 (one of only two surviving Bach secular cantatas written on Italian texts) Trio Sonata in G Major for flute, violin, continuo | BWV 1038 Largo, Vivace, Adagio, Presto “Gottes Engel weichen nie” Aria for soprano, strings, continuo | BWV 149 “Ich Habe Genug” Cantata for soprano, flute, strings, continuo (e minor version) | BWV 82a Aria, Recitativo, Aria, Recitativo, Aria Musicians : Sherezade Panthaki, Soprano Elizabeth Mann, flute Anca Nicolau, violin Aaron Brown, violin Liuh-Wen Ting, viola Myron Lutzke, cello Arthur Haas, harpsichord Complete info & artist bios @ http://berkshirebach.org/?page_id=5486

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