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From Darkness into Light

Artist in Focus: Rachel Podger

Fri 22 Mar 2024

From Darkness into Light

Artist in Focus: Rachel Podger

JS Bach Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich BWV 150
JM Bach Ach wie sehnlich
Buxtehude Ciacona in E minor, BUXWV 160
JS Bach Lobet den Herrn BWV 230
JM Bach Es ist ein großer Gewinn
JC Bach Mein Freund ist mein und ich bin sein Ciaconne from Meine Freundin ist schön
JS Bach Christ lag in Todesbanden BWV 4
Rachel Podger violin
Zoe Brookshaw soprano
Ciara Hendrick mezzo soprano
Tom Herford tenor
Jon Stainsby baritone
Brecon Baroque

Rachel Podger and Brecon Baroque open Bach Weekend with a journey of spiritual transformation for Eastertide, featuring a cast of leading singers.

Beginning with his Nach dir, Herr, verlanget (For your Lord is my longing) and culminating in the joyous Easter Cantata Christ lag in Todesbanden (Christ lay in death’s bonds), this beautiful programme explores texts of human frailty and lament alongside those longing for hope to come – Alleluia! Featuring the music JS Bach alongside the music of family members Johann Michael and Johann Christian and admired contemporary Buxtehude – what better way to contemplate new life and new beginnings than through the music of Bach, his family and influences.

The event will last approximately 2 hours, including an interval.

Date:Fri 22 Mar 2024
Start time:7.30pm (Doors: 7pm)
Venue:Hall One
+ 10% booking fee.

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