|JS Bach||Cantata: Was soll ich aus dir machen (‘How shall I give thee up, Ephraim?’), BWV 89|
The music: An intimate cantata showing off the skills of our oboe and horn players, looking at the world from God’s perspective.
The science: How do we get to the stars? Dallas Campbell (Horizon, Stargazing Live) launches the season with an exhilarating tour of the past and future of space travel inspired by his latest book, Ad Astra.
Free Physics Fun
11–11.30am and 12.30-1pm, Music Level Foyer
Before and after each Bach the Universe and Everything concert, enjoy free physics activities in the Music Level Foyer, courtesy of our series partner the Institute of Physics. In today’s event, explore the science of sound with thunder tubes and a magical musical coathanger.
Bach, the Universe and Everything is the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment’s very own Sunday service for inquiring and curious minds; a place to bond with music lovers and revel in the wonders of science.