JS Bach Anniversary: Secular Cantatas

When:
Friday, March 20, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
2020-03-20T19:30:00-07:00
2020-03-20T19:45:00-07:00
Where:
Music Center of the Northwest
901 North 96th St.
Seattle
Cost:
Free

Happy Birthday, Johann Sebastian Bach (March 1685 – July 1750)

 

Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd (The lively hunt is all my heart’s desire), BWV 208, (“Hunting Cantata”)

Diana: Ya-Li Lee, soprano
Pales: Molly Tomlinson, soprano
Endymion: Brandon Higa, tenor
Pan: Michael Dunlap, bass

Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten (Begone, you troublesome shadows), BWV 202, (“Wedding Cantata”)

Emily Riesser, soprano

Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht (Be still, stop chattering), BWV 211, (“Coffee Cantata”)

Narrator: Brandon Higa, tenor
Lieschen: Clarice Alfonso, soprano
Schlendrian: Michael Dunlap, bass

Chamber Ensemble
Kate Kelly, flute
Rosemary Bell, oboe
JJ Barrett, Matt Perry (guest artists) French horn
Candice Chin and Ann Rackl,  violin
Carolyn Wyman, viola
Chris Worswick (guest artist), cello
Aubrey Marks-Johnson (guest artist), continuo