Sunday 3 December 2017 St Machar's Cathedral 7:45 p.m.

J.S. Bach Christmas Oratorio (sung in German)
parts 1, 4, 5 and 6

December 2017 Poster JS Bach Christmas Oratorio parts 1, 4, 5 and 6 Sunday 3 December 2017 St Machar's Cathedral 7:45 p.m.

Emma Kirkby - Soprano                 Nicholas Spanos - Counter Tenor
Nathan Vale - Tenor         Dawid Kwimberg - Bass

Aberdeen Bach Choir

Musical Director Peter Parfitt

 

Aberdeen Sinfonietta

Leader Bryan Dargie

 

An outstanding quartet of internationally known soloists will perform parts 1, 4, 5 and 6 of the magnificent Christmas Oratorio by J.S. Bach with Aberdeen Bach Choir and Aberdeen Sinfonietta under the baton of Musical Director Peter Parfitt. The parts chosen for this performance were intended to be performed on four different days: Christmas Day, New Year's Day, the first Sunday after New Year and Epiphany. The first performances of these parts were in Leipzig on 25 December 1734 and 1, 2 and 6 January 1735.

This is sure to be a popular event and you are encouraged to buy your tickets early.

Tickets £15 Concessions £12 Students £5 Under 16s free
on sale now from Choir members and from Aberdeen Box Office