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Sweet For Bach

November 04 clock 07:30 PM

Venue

Eastminster United Church
Toronto, Ontario

plus Radar

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Performers

Presented by:

Academy Concert Series

Event Details

Programme conceived by Tafelmusik's cellist Christina Mahler, “Sweet for Bach” has four Baroque cellists each playing a different Bach cello suite: 2, 4, 5, & 6. The cellists will join together to play cello quartet arrangements of well-loved Bach arias and Canadian composer Morris Surdin's Bach inspired Adagio

Järvi Raudsepp will dance her own choregraphy to one of the movement of each Bach suite. 

Featured Program

Cello Suite No. 2 in d minor, BWV 1008 (1717-1723) by J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

             Performed by Felix Deak

Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat Major, BWV 1010 by J.S. Bach

            Performed by Mime Brinkmann

Arioso (for 4 cellos) (1966) by Morris Surdin (1914-1979) * Canadian composer

Sinfonia from Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe, BWV 156 (Arioso)

Cello Suite No. 4 in c minor, BWV 1011 by J.S. Bach

            Performed by Christina Mahler

Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat Major, BWV 1010 by J.S. Bach

            Performed by Kerri McGonigle

Lass mein Herz die Münze sein, from Cantata Nur jedem das Seine, BWV 163 arranged for 4 cellos by J.S. Bach

 

Performers:

Christina Mahler, cello 

Mime Brinkmann, cello 

Felix Deak, cello 

Kerri McGonigle, cello 

Järvi Raudsepp, ballet dancer