Gamut Bach Ensemble

Wednesday, May 11, 2022 - 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 outstanding young musicians and an expert on the music of J.S. Bach, the Gamut Bach Ensemble prides itself on stylistically sensitive, earnest, and insightful performances. Directed by Koji Otsuki, the Ensemble embarks on a program of cantatas in the luminous Church of the Holy Trinity.

Sarah Shafer, soprano; Tim Keeler, countertenor; James Reese, tenor; William Socolof, bass-baritone; Mary Lynch & Harrison Linsey, oboe; Hugo Moreno, trumpet; Emilie-Anne Gendron & Mari Lee, violin; Ayane Kozasa & Shizuka Inoue, viola; Paul Wiancko, cello; Nathaniel West, double bass; Jonathan Oddie, organ; Koji Otsuki, director

Bach: Allein zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 33
Bach: Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen, BWV 51
Bach: Cantata movement selections
Bach: Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV 12

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