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December 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at Music Center at Strathmore



Monday, December 6, 2021 at 12:10 p.m. at St. Mark’s
Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at 12:10 p.m. at Epiphany

Noontime Cantata Series

Organ Prelude
J.S. Bach, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 & Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645
John Nothaft, organist

Wer sich selbst erhöhet, der soll eniedriget werden, BWV 47

Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Music Center at Strathmore
North Bethesda, MD

The Christmas Story
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

The Washington Bach Consort brings an enduring European Christmas tradition to America every year—Bach’s Christmas Oratorio—the ultimate musical experience of the holiday season.

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

✔Wear a mask     ✔Show proof of vaccination    ✔Stay home if you’re not feeling well

The health and safety of our audience members, artists, volunteers, and staff is our greatest concern. As such, we will be requiring all audience members, staff, volunteers, and artists to be masked and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. All activity at Washington Bach Consort performances will be in accordance with regulations from the DC government and CDC. We will continue to incorporate the newest guidance, research, and regulations into our planning, and will update you as guidelines change. More»

Strategic Plan Highlights

This five-year plan will build upon our recognition as the premier period music ensemble in the nation’s Capital and substantially increase impact and visibility through the addition of high-profile programs, significant joint ventures and an enhanced education program. Learn More»

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