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Les Bostonades: Music of Johann Bernhard Bach and Johann Sebastian Bach

Date:
June 12, 2019
Time:
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location:
Gordon Chapel

The program includes J. S. Bach’s Concerto in C minor for Two Harpsichords, BWV 1060, and Overture for Violin and Strings in A minor, BWV 1067a—the presumed original version of the famous Overture in B Minor (BWV 1067) scored for flute and strings—reconstructed by musicologist Werner Breig. It also features the Orchestral Suite No. 3 in E minor by Johann Bernhard Bach 
(1676–1749), Johann Sebastian’s second cousin, whose musical style has been compared to Telemann’s. Heloise Degrugillier and Sarah Paysnick, flute; Abigail Karr, Julia McKenzie, Emily Dahl-Irons, and Susannah Foster, violin; Anna Griffis, viola; Colleen McGary-Smith, violoncello; Motomi Igarashi, double bass; Hank Knox, harpsichord. $20 (discounts may apply)