Take a step back in time and immerse yourself in these masterpieces of Baroque music by J. S. Bach
and Georg Frideric Handel.
Musical highlights include: Bach's Sinfonia from the Easter Oratorio, Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring, Zion Hears the Watchmen Singing, and Wake Awake for Night is Flying. Closing the first half of the concert will be, Dona Nobis Pacem,
from the B minor Mass.
The second half of the concert features Part III of Handel's Messiah with libretto by Charles Jennings.
Lyric soprano, Christine Hollinger will be featured on the exquisite aria, Mein glaubiges Herze from
Bach Cantata 68. It's closing ritornello features Sally Barr, Violin; Wayne Asbury, Oboe;
and Jackie Greenshields, Cello.
Soloists are: Christine Hollinger, Soprano; Molly Clementz, Mezzo-Soprano; Adam Bradley, Tenor and Nikolaus Schiffmann, Bass. Sally Barr is Concertmaster. The orchestra, of strings, reeds, trumpets and timpani, with John Ballerino on harpsichord, will transport you to another time and place.Tickets available from the Book Loft, El Rancho,