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Bach Festival of Charleston

Name:

Bach Festival of Charleston

Location:

Charleston, SC, USA

Venues:

First (Scots) Presbyterian Church - 53 Meeting Street

Years:

Since 2009 (Biennial Festival)

Months:

March

Artistic Director:

Dr. JeeYoon Choi

Ensembles:

Website:

Bach Festival of Charleston

History & Mission:

The biennial Bach Festival of Charleston is dedicated to celebrating the music of one of the greatest composers ever to live.
The 2013 Festival will be held Friday, March 1, through Sunday, March 3, 2013, at historic First (Scots) Presbyterian Church. It will include vocal and instrumental ensembles in a chamber concert; a candelight program featuring five organ concerti; and a final concert in which a fifty-five voice chorus directed by renowned conductor Stephen Stubbs will present J.S. Bach's great Magnificat (BWV 243).

Recent Festivals:

1st Festival: Feb 27-Mar 1, 2009
2nd Festival: Mar 4-6, , 2011

3rd Festival: Mar 1-3, 2013

Logo:

1st Festival - 2009

2nd Festival - 2011

3rd Festival - 2013  

   
  Programmes: 01 | 02 | 03 Programme     

Source: Bach Festival of Charleston; Dr. JeeYoon Choi, Artistic Director, Bach Festival of Charleston (February 2011)

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (January 2009 - November 2013)

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