Bach Festival

Bach Festival

Ama Deus Ensemble • Soloists, Chorus & Orchestra

St. Katharine of Siena Church, Wayne

Thomas DiSarlo, violin | Sarah Davol, oboe
Robert Wagner, trumpet | Nicole Lambert, flute
Valentin Radu, piano | Andrea Lauren Brown, soprano

Johann Sebastian Bach:
Motet "Jesu, meine Freude", BWV 227
Cantata "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen", BWV 51
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in b minor, BWV 1067
Cantata “Christ lag in Todes Banden”, BWV 4
Piano Concerto in D Major, BWV 1054
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047

With the second of our pair of grand finale “festivals,” our Season 35 ends as it began, with a celebration of works by the Baroque superstar J.S. Bach. The program will feature both vocal and instrumental works from among Bach’s prodigious output, including two sacred choral works, the exciting motet Jesu, meine Freude and the exquisite cantata Christ lag in Todes Banden. Also in the program are three fabulous instrumental works, including the Orchestral Suite No. 2, the Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, and the D-major Piano Concerto—with Maestro on the Bösendorfer Grand Piano. Don’t miss this exhilarating ending to an amazing Season 35!

Running time: 2 hours – no intermission

Ama Deus Ensemble