Air on the G String
The program features one of Bach’s most immediately recognizable orchestral pieces, Air on the G String, alongside lively and resonant works that draw on the vast power of creation and the drama of earthly existence.
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Concerto for Oboe in G minor, after BWV 1056
Cantata Alles, was von Gott geboren, BWV 80a
Cantata Wachet! betet!, BWV 70
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
- Ellen McAteer, soprano
- Nicholas Burns, alto
- Charles Daniels, tenor
- Joel Allison, bass
- John Abberger, oboe
- Julia Wedman, concertmaster
- Toronto Bach Festival Orchestra
- Rick Phillips, pre-concert chat
FRIDAY, MAY 29
Pre-concert chat at 7:00 pm, concert at 8:00 pm
St. Barnabas on-the-Danforth Church