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Bach Week Festival Opening Concert featuring Bella Voce - BWV 66 & 106

  • Nichols Concert Hall 1490 Chicago Avenue Evanston, IL, 60201 United States (map)

Bach Week, a pioneering organization presenting baroque masterpieces since 1974, opens its 43rd festival season with one of the most beloved cantatas in Bach's oeuvre - BWV 106 Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit. Richard Webster conducts the Bach Week Festival Orchestra with guest ensemble Bella Voce and  soloists including rising star bass-baritone & recent Ryan Center alum David Govertson. A pre-concert lecture will be offered by Carl Grapentine at 6;30pm.

CONCERT PROGRAM

Cantata 106: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit

Concerto in A minor for Violin and Orchestra, BWV 1041

Desirée Ruhstrat, violin

Cantata 66: Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen

Bach Week Festival Orchestra with Bella Voce

Nina Heebink, mezzo-soprano

Hoss Brock, tenor

David Govertson, bass

Richard Webster, conductor

General admission $30

Seniors  $20

Students $10

for more information:  http://www.bachweek.org/bwf/