Friday, April 24, 2009

Bach Canata Choir concert this Sunday

The Bach Cantata Choir presents the final concert of its 2008-2009 season on Sunday, April 26th at 2 pm at Rose City Park Presbyterian Church (NE 45th and Sandy in Portland).

The concert, led by BCC's artistic director Ralph Nelson, features:

Mendelssohn: Psalm 43: Richte mich, Gott
Mendelssohn: Heilig, Heilig, Heilig
William Billings: Three Fuguing Tunes
J.S Bach: Cantata 112, Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt
(Psalm 23: The Lord is My Shepherd)
J.S. Bach: Motet #2: Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf
(The Spirit comes to the aid of our weakness)

Incidently, the two Mendelssohn motets and Bach's motet are scored for double choir.

The concert is presented free of charge; free-will offerings are accepted.

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