Fri, June 12, 2020 - 12:00 PM

Bachfest Leipzig

Thomaskirche Leipzig

Since its inception in 1904, the Leipzig Bach Festival has celebrated the works of J.S. Bach in the city where Bach worked from 1723 until his death in 1750. The Choir of Trinity Wall Street and Trinity Baroque Orchestra, under the direction of Julian Wachner, will be featured in the opening concert of the festival’s Chorale Cantata Cycle: a 10-day-long presentation of Bach’s entire cantata cycle by 30 choirs from all continents.  They will reprise the program at Wartburg Castle in Eisenach.  

The Choir of Trinity Wall Street; Trinity Baroque Orchestra; Julian Wachner, conductor

J. S. Bach

O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort, BWV 20

Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein, BWV 2

Christ unser herr zum Jordan kam, BWV 7

Location

Thomaskirche Leipzig

Thomaskirchhof 18, 04109 Leipzig, Germany

directions

Featured Recordings

  • Israel In Egypt
  • J.S. Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium
  • Johann Sebastian Bach: Complete Motets
  • The Snow Lay on the Ground

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