Program Notes

The Consort’s program notes are written by Bach scholar Dr. Daniel R. Melamed. We invite you to click below to learn more about the works performed at our 2018/19 concerts.

Handel & Bach: Sing a New Song
September 16, 2018, 3 p.m.
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Christmas with the Consort
December 16, 2018, 3 p.m.
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Bach, Vivaldi & the Italian Influence
March 10, 2019, 3 p.m.
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Easter & Ascension Oratorios
May 5, 2019, 4 p.m.
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Daniel R. Melamed

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Listening to Bach: The Mass in B Minor and the Christmas Oratorio

Hearing Bach’s Passions

J. S. Bach and the German Motet

An Introduction to Bach Studies

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