As part of the University of Maryland's long-running Bach cantata series, Matthew Goinz leads Bach's cantata Alles nur nach Gottes Willen, first premiered in 1726 in Leipzig. This cantata showcases the voice with fiery choral writing and the text, pertinent to our era, speaks to finding peace and contentment amidst sorrow and troubled times. Featuring Amy Broadbent, soprano; Sylvia Leith, mezzo-soprano; Matthew Hill, tenor; Edmund Milly, bass.
As part of their groundbreaking digital series, Bach Interactions, the Washington Bach Consort presents Bach's cantata Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61. Featuring Amy Nicole Broadbent, soprano; Roger Isaacs, alto; Matthew Hill, tenor; Richard Giarusso, bass. Presented digitally and free of charge.
During a Holiday season like no other, experience the work that reigns unchallenged as the ultimate celebration of the Christmas story. Dazzling vocal solos, instrumental fireworks, and virtuosic choral writing make Handel’s Messiah the musical crown of the holiday season. Join the exceptional period instrumentalists of The Orchestra of the Hills, a who’s-who of the DC area’s finest singers, and conductor Matthew Robertson for all three parts of this beloved work, featuring the Hallelujah Chorus, The Trumpet Shall Sound, Worthy is the Lamb, and more.
This intimate performance will be livestreamed and available On Demand through December 25, 2020.
Celebrate the holiday festivities with The Thirteen, as we sing carols from King’s College’s trove of music for their Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols. Paired with poetry on the Christmas story by acclaimed poets including Maya Angelou and Margaret Gooding, this concert is sure to delight and excite audiences of all ages. There’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit than with The Thirteen!
As part of their groundbreaking digital series, Bach Interactions, the Washington Bach Consort presents J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio, with each of the six cantatas presented on the day for which it was originally intended by Bach. Presented digitally and free of charge!