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“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:


 LBS 2019 – OUR PURPOSE & WHAT WE DO  Are you celebrating a special occasion this year, a special birthday or anniversary? In celebration or just for fun, why not sponsor an event in the London Bach Society’s autumn Festival? Our Programme of Work is supported annually by private patrons and Bach Friends, in addition to grants [...]

MATCH FUND UPDATE as at 4 March 2019

Steinitz Bach Players celebrating Golden 50th at Bachfest in St John’s Smith Square on 6 November 2018 MATCH FUND We have just £1,175 left to raise in order to meet our £10,000 target ( that can be £935 donations + £233.75 Gift Aid).  If you are not a UK tax payer or prefer not to make a Gift Aid Declaration [...]