PERFORMANCE

September 2024

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The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

Emmanuel Coppey, violin

Wednesday, September 11, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

The Washington Bach Consort proudly presents the winner of the prestigious Barbash International Bach Competition annually, starting with Emmanuel Coppey in 2024.

Director’s Series

Director’s Series

Bach’s St. Matthew Passion
Devotion, Betrayal & Redemption

Saturday, September 21, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
Washington, DC

The Saint Matthew Passion, regarded as Bach’s pinnacle work, epitomizes musical perfection with its intricate form and profound emotional depth, leaving lasting impact on performers and audiences alike.

Director’s Series

Director’s Series

Bach’s St. Matthew Passion
Devotion, Betrayal & Redemption

Sunday, September 22, 2024 at 4:00 p.m.

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
Washington, DC

The Saint Matthew Passion, regarded as Bach’s pinnacle work, epitomizes musical perfection with its intricate form and profound emotional depth, leaving lasting impact on performers and audiences alike.

October 2024

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Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Ich armer Mensch, BWV 55

Tuesday, October 1, 2024 at 12:10 p.m.

Downtown Cantata Series
Church of the Epiphany
1317 G Street NW, Washington, DC

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

In Love with Night
Mythology Comes to Life

Friday, October 18, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

Immerse yourself in an enchanting evening of French and English baroque music, evoking the supernatural realm of classical mythology, celebrating Diana’s starlit night.

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

In Love with Night
Mythology Comes to Life

Saturday, October 19, 2024 at 7:00 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Alexandria, VA

Immerse yourself in an enchanting evening of French and English baroque music, evoking the supernatural realm of classical mythology, celebrating Diana’s starlit night.

Director’s Series

Director’s Series

Motet Mania
For All Lovers of Choral Music

Sunday, October 27, 2024 at 4:00 p.m.

National Presbyterian Church
Washington, DC

The Washington Bach Consort showcases the evolution of the Motet genre across centuries, featuring their acclaimed chorus praised for its dynamic sound and expressive interpretation.

November 2024

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Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Ich habe Genug, BWV 82

Monday, November 4, 2024 at 12:10 p.m.

Capitol Cantata Series
St. Mark’s Capitol Hill
301 A St SE, Washington, DC 20003

Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Ich habe Genug, BWV 82

Tuesday, November 5, 2024 at 12:10 p.m.

Downtown Cantata Series
Church of the Epiphany
1317 G Street NW, Washington, DC

December 2024

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Director’s Series

Director’s Series

The Christmas Story
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

Parts 1, 2, 3 & 6

Sunday, December 15, 2024 at 3:00 p.m.

Music Center at Strathmore
North Bethesda, MD

Experience the Consort’s acclaimed rendition of Bach’s Christmas Oratorio at the stunning Music Center at Strathmore, praised for its joyous and splendid interpretation by The Washington Post.

March 2025

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Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23

Tuesday, March 4, 2025 at 12:10 p.m.

Downtown Cantata Series
Church of the Epiphany
1317 G Street NW, Washington, DC

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

Vocal Polyphony
Heinrich Schütz & the German Motet

Friday, March 7, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

Consort vocalists explore Heinrich Schütz’s unparalleled Cantiones Sacrae and Geistliche Chormusik, showcasing the composer’s mastery of early-baroque German motets.

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

Vocal Polyphony
Heinrich Schütz & the German Motet

Saturday, March 8, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Alexandria, VA

Consort vocalists explore Heinrich Schütz’s unparalleled Cantiones Sacrae and Geistliche Chormusik, showcasing the composer’s mastery of early-baroque German motets.

Director's Series

Director’s Series

Concerti Virtuosi II
Fire & Verve!

Sunday, March 23, 2025 at 4:00 p.m.

National Presbyterian Church
Washington, DC

Don’t miss the encore performance of exhilarating baroque instrumental concertos promising a spirited journey through Bach’s masterpieces and beyond.

Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabattas, BWV 42

Monday, March 31, 2025 at 12:10 p.m.

Capitol Cantata Series
St. Mark’s Capitol Hill
301 A St SE, Washington, DC 20003

April 2025

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Noontime Cantata Series

Noontime Cantatas

Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabattas, BWV 42

Tuesday, April 1, 2025 at 12:10 p.m.

Downtown Cantata Series
Church of the Epiphany
1317 G Street NW, Washington, DC

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

Bach’s Cello Suites
Meet Wade Davis

Friday, April 4, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

Experience the captivating intimacy of J.S. Bach’s cello suites performed by Wade Davis, renowned for his engaging, high-energy interpretations.

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

Bach’s Cello Suites
Meet Wade Davis

Saturday, April 5, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Alexandria, VA

Experience the captivating intimacy of J.S. Bach’s cello suites performed by Wade Davis, renowned for his engaging, high-energy interpretations.

Director's Series

Director’s Series

Mozart Requiem & Joseph Bologne Violin Concerto
Classics of Paris & Vienna

Sunday, April 27, 2025 at 4:00 p.m.

National Presbyterian Church
Washington, DC

Concertmaster Andrew Fouts will showcase Joseph Bologne’s Concerto in G major amidst a revival sparked by the film “Chevalier,” followed by Mozart’s iconic Requiem, completed by Franz Xaver Süssmayr.

May 2025

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The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

A Song of Dedication
Baroque Splendor in Portuguese Jewish Amsterdam – 350th Anniversary

Friday, May 2, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

Live! at 10th & G
Washington, DC

Celebrate the 350th anniversary of the Portuguese Israelite Synagogue of Amsterdam with a program featuring baroque spectacle and the North American premiere of the dedicatory cantata, Shir Hanukat Beth Hamiqdash.

The Chamber Series

The Chamber Series

A Song of Dedication
Baroque Splendor in Portuguese Jewish Amsterdam – 350th Anniversary

Saturday, May 3, 2025 at 7:00 p.m.

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
Alexandria, VA

Celebrate the 350th anniversary of the Portuguese Israelite Synagogue of Amsterdam with a program featuring baroque spectacle and the North American premiere of the dedicatory cantata, Shir Hanukat Beth Hamiqdash.

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