2016 Christmas Concerts

Christmas Oratorio Parts 4, 5, & 6

You'll find moments of joy, devotion, and celebration in every movement of this beautiful piece....a gift to give yourself and your loved ones.
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Travel with the kings, led by the star in the east, and warned in a dream to escape the wrath of Herod. The Choir and soloists lend their voices to the narrative in powerful arias and tender chorales
"I stand before thy cradle here, O Jesus-child."

Soloists
Ellen McAteer, soprano
Laura Atkinson, mezzo-soprano
Benjamin Butterfield, tenor
David Newman, bass-baritone

 

Did you know...
• Bach's Christmas Oratorio, Parts 1 & 2, was first performed in Bethlehem in 1894?
• The American premiere of the entire Oratorio was at The Bethlehem Bach Festival in 1901?

Christmas Audience