, San Francisco Bay Area’s only professional Ensemble dedicated solely to the performance of the Cantatas of J.S. Bach, continues its 2nd season of Free Bach Concerts on Sunday afternoons at St. Mary Magdalen church in Berkeley.
Comprised of some of the community’s most respected and beloved musicians, supported by an enthusiastic Board of Directors, and endorsed by an illustrious Advisory Board, has created a magical community of listeners who share in this traversal of musical treasures. The fall season presented three extraordinary guest artists: Reginald Mobley, Sherezade Panthaki, and Paul Max Tipton.
FREE to the public, thanks to grants from The Chicago Community Trust, the Richard and Mary L. Gray Foundation, the Jewish Community Endowment Fund, the Richard M. and Susan L. Kaplan Philanthropic Fund, the KAVAH Fund, and generous individual support, presents these iconic works as the equivalent of a World Heritage Site, a collection of masterworks belonging to all people.
proudly announces the three remaining programs of the 2018-19 season, highlighting an array of internationally acclaimed singers. We invite all listeners to experience the cantatas in their “natural habitat”: the live dimensions of sound and time.