Middlebury

Middlebury Bach Festival April 24-26, 2015

Jeffrey Buettner, Music Director

Friday, April 24

8:00 PM Opening Concert
Mead Memorial Chapel
Axiom Brass

Tickets available at the Box Office, $25/20/6. Sponsored by the Performing Arts Series and the Office of the President of Middlebury College.


Saturday, April 25

10:00 AM Interest Session 1
"Chant in the Organ Works of J. S. Bach"

Dr. William Tortolano, Guest Lecturer

Room 221, Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts

Free

11:00 AM Interest Session 2
"Rhetoric in the Early Cantatas of J. S. Bach"

Jeffrey Thomas, Guest Conductor

Room 221, Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts

Free

Jeffrey Thomas

3:00 PM Carillon Recital
Mead Chapel Lawn

George Matthew, Jr., carillonneur

Enjoy the performance on the lawn around the Chapel.

Free

6:00 PM Bach at 51 Main

Eric Despard, guitarist

51 Main at the Bridge, Downtown Middlebury

Free

8:00 PM Festival Concert

Jeffrey Thomas, Guest Conductor

Concert Hall, Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts

Brandenburg Concerto No. 5

Cantatas of J. S. Bach

BWV 106, Actus tragicus, funeral cantata

BWV 12, Weinen, klagen, sorgen, sagen, cantata for Jubilate

BWV 182, Himmelskönig, sei willkommen, cantata for Palm Sunday

Festival orchestra, soloists and the Middlebury College Choir,
Jeffrey Buettner, conductor

Tickets available at the Box Office and at the door, $12/10/students free with ID


Sunday, April 26

Bach in Area Congregations 

3:00 PM Chamber Music

Concert may take place in the Concert Hall, Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts, or in Mead Memorial Chapel.

Jesu, meine Freude BWV 227

Free

Department of Music

Mahaney Center for the Arts
72 Porter Field Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753