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March 2019

“Bach’s Famous Choir” reviewed

These are members of Bach’s Famous Choir today, Thomanerchor Leipzig. Today’s choir inherits a tradition spanning 800 years. It was an important institution in Germany for 500 years before its most illustrious Cantor, Johann Sebastian Bach, was appointed Cantor of the Thomasschule in 1723. The story of the Thomaner and Thomasschule (St Thomas’ School) is told from [...]

Bach at Langstone – 1 June 2019

1 June 2019  “Bach at Langstone” from 6.00pm Reception, Recital given by SBP leader & guest director Rodolfo Richter (vln) and distinguished harpsichordist Carole Cerasi, and supper in this lovely period family home Langstone Court, Herefordshire. The evening is hosted by LBS Council Chairman Richard Jones and given in the spirit of Bach’s Coffee-House concerts which, in summer, were presented [...]

Dr Peter Hurford OBE

Read the Tribute to our late Honorary Patron by clicking on the link: http://www.bachlive.co.uk/tributes/dr-peter-hurford-obe/ Share this: