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Cantata Singers: Bach and Harbison Concert

  • Jordan Hall 30 Gainsborough Street Boston, MA, 02115 United States (map)

Cantata Singers Season Opening Concert featuring works by Bach and Harbison

Michael will be performing the tenor recitative in J.S. Bach’s BWV 140 “Sleepers, awake”
The second half of the concert will be the first complete performance of John Harbison’s Sacred Trilogy (“The Flight Into Egypt”, “But Mary Stood” and “The Supper at Emmaus.”) These works are presented in celebration of Harbison’s 80th birthday. All three works commissioned by and composed for the Cantata Singers- so this should be a real treat!

Saturday, November 3rd at 8pm in Jordan Hall
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Composer John Harbison and composer and writer Robert Kirzinger will give the pre-concert talk, free to all ticket-holders, at 7pm in Williams Hall.
Following the performance, all are invited to attend a free post-concert reception.

Earlier Event: September 22
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Later Event: December 1
Boston Pops Holiday Tour - 2018