Upcoming Concerts

The Director's Series

Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

The Christmas Story
Bach’s epic Christmas Oratorio

Bach’s musical account of the Christmas story remains a cherished tradition every year not only in Germany, but throughout Europe. We invite you to join us as the Consort inaugurates its annual observance of the same tradition in DC this season!

Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church

Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

The Passion
Bach’s St. John Passion — the ultimate tour de force!

Bach’s musical setting of the Passion captivates the listener in a highly-charged spiritual and emotional journey.

The Chamber Series

Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Live!

Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at VTS

The Tudors
Sacred motets of Tallis, Sheppard, Byrd, and others

In a new series of programs devoted to vocal polyphony, the Washington Bach Consort will transport you to 16th-century England.

Friday, February 28, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at Live!

Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. at VTS

Bach on the Lute: Nigel North
A magical evening from the instrument of Orpheus

Nigel North has for years been acknowledged by critics in the US and abroad to be the foremost interpreter of Bach on the lute.

Noontime Cantata Series

Monday, December 2, 2019 at 12:10 p.m.

Ich freue mich in dir, BWV 133

Noontime Cantata at St. Mark’s
St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
301 A Street SE, Washington, DC

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 12:10 p.m.

Ich freue mich in dir, BWV 133

Noontime Cantata at Epiphany
Church of the Epiphany
1317 G Street NW, Washington, DC

Performances feature organ preludes.