We come to the end of a musical journey begun more than 8 years ago. This long, soulful voyage has provided us with the opportunity to hear more than 200 works encompassing an extraordinary diversity of expression and feeling. Together and individually, Bach’s sacred cantatas constitute a tremendous sonic and spiritual universe.
General Public: $64
Museum Member: $54
34 and under: $33
Sunday February 26, 2023 at 02:30 pm
Eric Milnes, conductor Ariadne Lih, soprano Nicholas Burns, countertenor Philippe Gagné, tenor Sumner Thompson, baritone
J.S. BACH Cantatas Wer weiß, wie nahe mir mein Ende [Who knows how near my end is], BWV 27 Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange? [My God how long, oh how long?], BWV 155 Höchsterwunschtes Freudenfest [Supremely desirable feast of joy], BWV 194
The audience will be invited to sing the final chorale from the last cantata, BWV 194.