Juneau Bach Society Annual Christmas Concert
December 5, 2009, 8:00 PM, Northern Light United Church
December 6, 2009, 7:00 PM, Northern Light United Church
The program includes two excellent cantatas of JS Bach, related by the themes of the Annunciation and the Nativity. Performed in collaboration with the Alaska Youth Choir.
Bach Cantata BWV 1 - Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern
Bach Cantata BWV 61 - Nun kommt der Heiden Heiland
Also on the program are excerpts of the Monteverdi Vespers, performed with the JBS, the Alaska Youth Choir, and choirs from the Juneau Douglas High School.
Monteverdi Vespers - excerpts for antiphonal choirs