This Sunday, April 14, the Bach Ensemble will perform Bach’s Cantata 159, Sehet, Wir gehn hinauf gen Jesrusalem as part of a Bach Vespers service at 5pm at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. Bach was not an opera composer, but cantata 159 has the drama, narrative, and characters of a great baroque opera. It is a fairly … Continue reading Bach Vespers for Palm Sunday
Basilica Concert - Sunday, March 24, 3pm The Parish Choir and Choristers of St. Thomas will join with the Bach Ensemble in presenting a concert at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption in Covington, Kentucky on March 24 at 3:00 p.m. The concert is part of the Cathedral’s Concert Series and will be part of … Continue reading The B.E.S.T. in Concert!
The Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas presents the first Young Artist Recital as part of the 2019 Midwinter Festival on Friday, February 1, 7:30pm in the St. Thomas Parish Hall. The recital will feature three young artists--Amanda Olea, soprano, Ryan Montgomery, tenor, and Hayden Smith, baritone--in a program of operatic arias, art songs, and a … Continue reading Young Artist Recital, Feb. 1
Friday, January 4, 7:30 p.m. Cellist Erik Anderson presents a unique evening of performance and conversation. With the music of Bach’s cello suites as the starting point, Erik guides the audience through a discussion of music, with music choices determined by the subject and nature of questions. Listen to the most recent BachNotes podcast to … Continue reading Erik Anderson in Recital
Sunday, December 2, 2018 5:00 p.m. BWV 62 - Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland The Bach Ensemble and Choir kick-off the holiday season with a performance of Bach's greatest work for Advent, BWV 62 Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (“Savior of the Nations, Come”). Just as December is a time for folks to prepare for the … Continue reading Bach Vespers for Advent
A New Season of Vespers The Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas will begin a new season of Vespers services on Sunday, October 7 at 5:00 p.m. as they present J. S. Bach sacred cantata Jesu, der du meine Seele ("Jesus, you have freed my spirit"), BWV 78 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Terrace Park. The Ensemble … Continue reading Bach is Back.
Historic Music in a Historic Venue PURCHASE TICKETS HERE The Bach Ensemble of St. Thomas presents a concert of Baroque gems in the historic Sorg Opera House in Middletown, Ohio, on Friday, October 5 at 8:00 p.m. Proceeds from the concert will benefit the continuing restoration of the theatre. Artists of the B.E.S.T., including soprano … Continue reading The B.E.S.T. in Concert