Jeffrey Buettner, Music Director
Friday, April 29
8:00 PM Opening Concert
Robison Concert Hall, Kevin P. Mahaney '84 Center for the Arts
This concert will feature vocal music of the Renaissance and Baroque periods combined with modern dance choreographed by Scotty Hardwig and performed by students in the Middlebury College Dance Department. Selections include Monteverdi's “Lamento d’Arianna", theorbo duets, and motets and madrigals of Francisco Guerrero, Carlo Gesualdo, Robert White and John Bennet.
The 2011 Middlebury Bach Festival took place May 6 – 8, 2011.
The first of its kind, this Festival sought to further the appreciation of the music, life and work of Johann Sebastian Bach by providing College and community audiences with three days of performances and interest sessions culminating in an exciting Festival Concert in Mead Chapel at Middlebury College on Saturday, May 7 at 8 PM. Internationally recognized Bach scholar Christoph Wolff was the featured guest speaker.
Friday, May 6, 2011
Havurah: The Addison County Jewish Congregation
56 N. Pleasant St., Middlebury, VT 05753
Shabbat Evening: Friday, May 6 at 6:30 PM
Cantata BWV 225, Singet dem Herrn ein nueues Lied (Sing unto the Lord a new song)
Featuring the Bach Festival Soloists
Introductory remarks by Dr. Jeffrey Buettner and Rabbi Ira Schiffer