Bach Cantata Choir: Annual Baroque Holiday Concert
Event Date: December 19, 2013
Posted: December 19, 2013
Location: Oregon, USA
The Bach Cantata Choir of Portland will present an evening of Baroque Holiday music featuring Antonio Vivaldi’s “Gloria” (RV 589), J. S. Bach’s Cantata #110 and Johann Kuhnau’s cantata “Uns ist ein Kind geboren” on Friday, December 20st at 7:30pm at Rose City Park Presbyterian Church, 1907 NE 45th Ave in Portland, Oregon. Also featured are three German carols by Johannes Eccard. The choir, directed by Ralph Nelson, will be accompanied by chamber orchestra. Soloists will be sopranos Nan Haemer and Arwen Myers, altos Irene Weldon and Laura Thoreson, tenors Byron Wright and Brian Haskins, and baritones Jacob Herbert and Paul Butler. John Vergin will provide the organ continuo.