The Bach Experience: BWV 1

9:45 am on Sunday, February 8, 2015
12:15 pm on Sunday, February 8, 2015
Contact Name:
Justin Blackwell
"The Eighth Annual Bach Cantata Series" Join the Marsh Chapel Choir and Collegium for an exploration of one of J. S. Bach's magnificent church cantatas. The morning begins with a lecture-demonstration of the musical structure and theological underpinnings of the piece, presented by Director of Music Scott Allen Jarrett. A complimentary breakfast follows. The piece is then performed in its original liturgical context during the 11:00am worship service. Four cantatas are presented each academic year. The full schedule is below: 9/28/14: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 190 11/9/14: Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV 78 2/8/15: Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, BWV 1 4/12/15: Halt im Gedächtnis Jesum Christ, BWV 67