Bach Festival (July 2018)

                       THE 23RD ST ANNE’S BACH FESTIVAL:  6 to 29 JULY 2018

at St Mary-at-Hill Church, Lovat Lane, London EC3R 8EE

(nearest tube: Monument)

A feast of Baroque music showcasing the timeless genius of J S Bach
with a nod to Couperin in his 350th anniversary year

 

 FRIDAY 6 JULY at 13.05

Nicola Hands  oboe,  Jonathan Pease   piano

J S Bach:  Oboe Sonata in G minor, BWV 1030b
J S Bach:  Siciliano from Sonata in E flat, BWV 1031
CPE Bach:  Sonata in G minor
Couperin:  Concert Royale no. 1 and selected works from the Quatrieme livre de clavecin

 

FRIDAY 13 JULY at 13.05

BRIDGE VIOLA ENSEMBLE

Mark Gibbs, Anna Growns, Kesari Pundarika & Katherine Clarke  violas

Bach:  Chaconne from Partita No.2 in D minor, BWV 1004
Bach:  Cello Suite no. 6

 

FRIDAY 20 JULY at 13.05

FOLLIA

William Summers  baroque flute,  Diane Moore  baroque violin,
Yeo Yat-Soon  harpsichord,   Sam Stadlen  bass viol

Works by Bach, Couperin and other Baroque masters 

 

FRIDAY 27 JULY at 13.05

James Woodrow  guitar,  Audrey Riley  cello

A selection of Bach chorale-based repertoire and instrumental pieces
including the four Duos from the Clavierübung Part 3 and the
Violin Fugue in G minor, plus modern works inspired by Bach…

Henri Sauguet:  Révérence à J S Bach
Jonathan Eato:  Bach Insert

 

FRIDAY 27 JULY at 18.00

(Rush Hour Concerto Concert with teatime refreshments from 17.30;
Bach’s Todestag will be honoured in accordance with festival tradition,
and all are welcome to a wine reception after the performance
)

BELLOT ENSEMBLE
Edmund Taylor  director

Bach:  Brandenburg Concerto no.3 in G major, BWV 1048
Bach:  Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041
Bach:  Harpsichord Concerto no. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052

SUNDAY 29 JULY at 18.30 

LUTHERAN BACH VESPERS
with the City Bach Collective led by Hazel Brooks

Jenni Harper  soprano,  Helen Daniels  alto,
Greg Tassell  tenor,  Cheyney Kent  bass

featuring Bach Cantata BWV 168, ‘Tue Rechnung! Donnerwort’,
Brandenburg Concerto no. 4, BWV 1049
and Bach’s setting of the Creed, BWV 437

 

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All events free of charge with retiring collection.

Refreshments available before & after each performance.

Enquiries to 078 1601 1621 or email <music-at-hill@hotmail.com>