Handel’s Messiah is a mainstay of choral society singing, one of the best classical Easter music masterpieces, and one of most enduring choral works of all time. This oratorio is synonymous with ...
“A cultural feast awaits all who attend as we will present concert themes such as, ‘Superhero Symphony,’ ‘Journey to Latin America,’ ‘Bohemia in the Desert,’ as well as the beloved Easter oratorio ...
Yet during the course of the oratorio’s 30-odd minutes and, after intermission, in the Easter Oratorio, it was hard to escape the impression that energy and focus were flagging. Bach’s profound ...
This week on Going Beyond Words and ACDA Radio/ChoralNet, host Stan Schmidt goes back one more time into his archives for a program that was aired on Easter Sunday, April 8, 2012. This broadcast opens ...
A single candle. And that's all the light. Were you there? If you have an orchestra, this would be a good time for the opening of Bach's Easter Oratorio. Only strings can emulate light in song, only ...
One of Bach’s earliest Weimar cantatas Ich hatte viel Bekummernis is performed here in its first Leipzig version. Complete with 11 movements, the story takes us from darkness to blazing light. This ...
Along with the orchestral ‘Intermezzo’, the ‘Easter Hymn’ is the stand-out piece in this one-act opera. The composer adapted the music three times – once in 1787 for string quartet, again in 1796 as ...
the Voices New Zealand Chamber Choir and the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Sofi Jeannin perform: HÄNDEL: Messiah, excerpts. BACH: Easter Oratorio, excerpts/ St John Passion, excerpts/ ...
Alexandra Oomens, soprano, Anna Dowsley, mezzo-soprano, Richard Butler, tenor, David Greco, baritone, Andrew O’Connor, bass, Orchestra of the Antipodes conducted by Erin Helyard perform: BACH: Easter ...
This year, the oratorio will this be performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra alongside a superb line-up of soloists during what promises to be an uplifting and celebratory afternoon. For the ...
APRIL 20: Easter Egg Hunt & Petting Zoo 2019: Stanford Mall. Enjoy a center-wide egg hunt & more. APRIL 20: Easter Oratorio Retreat & All-Sing 2019: Ananda Temple. "Many say this retreat is one of the ...
The Easter Oratorio is of course one of Bach’s more joyful works, dealing with the events of Easter Sunday as retailed by conversations between Saints Peter and John and the three Marys, concluding ...
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