PERFORMANCE

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, November 8, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at Live!

Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at VTS

At Home with Bach
Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 6, Telemann & Stölzel

This program, featuring the Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 alongside other works by Bach, Telemann, and Stölzel, imagines one ephemeral evening of friends and family happily playing together.

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.

Noontime Cantata Series

November 4, 2019 at 12:10 p.m.

Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, BWV 26

Noontime Cantata at St. Peter’s
St. Peter’s on Capitol Hill
312 2nd Street SE, Washington, DC

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 12:10 p.m.

Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, BWV 26

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

Performances feature organ preludes.