TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE SOLD OUT!
A limited number of partial view choir seats (behind the stage) will be available on a first-come, first-served basis from 2:30 PM on the day of the concert. Partial view choir seat cannot be reserved or distributed in advance.
Sir James Galway, flute
“All performing musicians aspire to the condition of James Galway: He has a technical mastery so complete that it makes everything look easy… No one in their right mind, or ear, could object to such committed, insightful and lovable performances.” – The Los Angeles Times
Sir James will be joined by nine extraordinary young vocal and instrumental virtuosos in an All-Bach extravaganza.
ABOUT THE PERFORMANCE
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Sonata in E, BWV 1035 for flute and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Jesus soll mein erstes Wort from Cantata 171 for soprano, violin and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Sheep Safely Graze, from Cantata 208 for soprano, two flutes, and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Suite in B minor, BWV 1067 for flute, strings, and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||I follow you with Joyful Steps from St. John Passion for soprano, two flutes, and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Adagio and Presto from Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001 for solo violin||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Air on the G String (from Suite in D, BWV 1068) for flute, strings, and continuo||Program Notes|
|Johann Sebastian Bach||Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, BWV 1049 for two flutes, solo violin, strings, and continuo||Program Notes|
ABOUT THE ARTIST
The living legend of the flute, Sir James Galway is regarded as both the supreme interpreter of the classical flute repertoire and a consummate entertainer whose appeal crosses all musical boundaries. Through his extensive touring, over 30 million albums sold, and his frequent international television appearances, Sir James has endeared himself to millions worldwide and is a tireless promoter of the arts.
Sir James will share his great love of Bach in a special collaboration with nine brilliant young soloists. This concert promises to be unforgettable afternoon of music-making.