Monthly Archives: March 2016

St. John Wrap-Up

Our 2016 performance of Bach’s monumental St. John Passion is now a very powerful memory.  I’ve gotten some feedback from family and friends, and they all seem unanimous with the audience, which quickly rose in a lavish ovation the moment … Continue reading

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St. John Eve

We’ve now had our full run-through, and things are sounding exceptionally beautiful.  I was in the car the other day, thinking deep thoughts while stuck in traffic, and it occurred to me that Bach introduces one more paradox into John’s … Continue reading

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Countdown to the St. John

The first full choral/orchestral rehearsal of the St. John Passion is complete, and just how special a performance this will be is coming into focus.  We’ve heard Dashon Burton sing the music of a number of composers in a number … Continue reading

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Love Beyond Measure: The St. John Passion

We’re very excited about our Spring Concert, which will be a performance of Bach’s masterwork, the St. John Passion, BWV 245, this coming Sunday, March 20th, beginning at 4 pm (though you should definitely plan to attend the pre-concert lecture, … Continue reading

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