Please note: this event has been canceled. Just Bach is a monthly concert series in Madison, WI, celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.
Just Bach is a monthly concert series in Madison, WI, celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.
A night of music sure to fill your spirit. Featuring a variety of music including Vivaldi’s Gloria and Bach’s Cantata 61.
Madison Bach Musicians: Baroque Holiday Concert
Internationally recognized baroque trumpet virtuoso Kathryn Adduci, and soprano soloist Ariadne Lih will join forces in the dazzling melismatic flourishes of Bach’s Cantata BWV 51 Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen (Praise God in Every Land).
Early Music Now: Anne Azéma & Soloists of the Boston Camerata: “A Medieval Christmas: Puer Natus Est”
A glimpse of Christmas spirituality from Medieval France, Italy, and England, including music of the Church and songs of private devotion around the joyous theme of the Nativity.
Just Bach November Program
The November program opens with the instrumental Sinfonia from Cantata 209. Linda Pereksta will be the featured flute soloist in this dramatic Sinfonia, backed up by the strings-and-organ band led by violinist Kangwon Kim. Just …
Early Music Now: Capella de la Torre: “Soundscapes: Leonardo da Vinci”
Leonardo da Vinci is universally considered a Renaissance genius. On the 500th anniversary of his death, this vocal and instrumental program creates a vivid picture of the music and sounds that surrounded and shaped Leonardo and his time.
Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble
Playing on period instruments from original notation, Wisconsin Baroque Ensemble brings the sound and character of 17th and 18th century music to life, often shedding light upon lesser known compositions and composers.
Early Music Now: Tenet: “The Sounds of Time: Songs of the Trouvères”
An exploration of 12th- and 13th-century songs by the French trouvères, who took over many of the forms invented by troubadours, but also infused a new, lighter vein into this great lyric tradition, in which “high art” songs of courtly love rub shoulders with cheeky tales.
Madison Bach Musicians: Telemann’s Tales: Quixote, Gulilliver, and a Canary
MBM will present three of Telemann’s programmatic, or story works, and three purely instrumental selections.