Christmas Concert

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