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Bravo, Thomanerchor!

I’m just back from a celebratory dinner following this afternoon’s triumphant performance by the Thomanerchor Leipzig, the choir of boys and young men from St. Thomas Church, in Leipzig (which was, for 27 years, under the direction of our beloved J.S. Bach).  Bach frequently complained to his superiors at the church about the number of… Continue Reading »

Bach at Noon Wrap-Up

We had a near-capacity crowd for Tuesday’s Bach at Noon for a wonderful hour of music-making.  We were first treated to some excellent and succinct commentary about the esteem Mozart held for Bach, followed by an expressive and lyrical tour-de-force in the form of Greg Funfgeld’s and Tom Goeman’s performance of Mozart’s sonata for four… Continue Reading »