Bach-Handel Festival


Bach-Handel Festival Package (4 concerts)

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Steven Cooksey, Director

Shenandoah Conservatory's annual celebration of the composers' most significant works of chamber music, keyboard repertoire, and works for chorus and chamber orchestra.


Friday October 18 at 8 p.m.

Goodson Recital Hall

Friday, October 18, 2013 at 8 p.m.

Goodson Recital Hall

Organ Extravaganza featuring

Guest Organist

Jack Mitchener

Playing the newly renovated Möller-Linde organ

Works by Bach, Handel, Buxtehude, & Correa de Arauxo

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Saturday, October 19 at 8 p.m.

Goodson Recital Hall

Early music on early instruments

Cantus Singers—“ Wir eilen mit schwachen” from Bach Cantata 78

Douglas Wilson— Trumpet works by Rosier & Torelli

Competition Winners

“Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen” from Bach Cantata 51

“Da tempeste il legnno infranto” from Handel Guilio Cesare

Rebecca Petretta Kellerman & Three Notch’d Road— Handel solo cantata

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Sunday, October 20 at 3:30 p.m.

First Baptist Church

A concert of chamber & choral music

Shenandoah Chorus— Bach Cantata 147

Three Notch’d Road

Barbara Spicher & Daniel Miller— Handel Sonata for Baroque Flute & Harpsichord

Competition Winners:

Mvts. fr. Bach French Suite

Mvts. fr. Bach Violin Sonata

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Sunday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Grace Lutheran Church

Distinguished faculty soloists & a Handel Psalm setting

J. Thomas Mitts— Handel Organ Concerto

Jonathan Snowden— Handel Flute Sonata in F Major

Akemi Takayama— Mvts. fr. Bach Sonata 1 for Violin in G Minor

Shenandoah Conservatory Choir —Handel Dixit Dominus

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