Gamut Bach Ensemble

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 7:30 pm
Church of the Holy Trinity

Church of the Holy Trinity

1904 Walnut Street Learn More

$25.00 per ticket

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About This Performance

A unique collaboration between young, outstanding, modern musicians and a historically-informed Bach specialist, the Gamut Bach Ensemble prides itself on stylistically sensitive, earnest, and insightful Bach performances. Directed by Koji Otsuki, the Ensemble embarks on a program of cantatas in the luminous Church of the Holy Trinity.

Jessica Beebe, soprano; Sara Couden, alto; James Reese, tenor; Elijah Blaisdell, baritone

All-Bach Cantata Program
Ich armer Mensch, ich Sündenknecht, BWV 55
Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut, BWV 113
Süßer Trost, mein Jesus kömmt, BWV 151
Sehet, wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem, BWV 159

This concert is supported by Martin and Cynthia Heckscher.

The Artist(s)

Gamut Bach Ensemble
The word Gamut, in music, is the complete range of notes in a system, an instrument or a particular piece.  It derives from “Gamma-Ut,” the lowest note on the medieval sequence of hexachords– the system used in the teaching of practical music well into the baroque period.  Paying tribute to the root of so much of what classical music is today,… Read More