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Sonora Bach Festival

Name:

Sonora Bach Festival

Location:

Sonora, California, USA

Venues:

Mt. Zion Church, East Sonora, CA
Church of the ‘49ers, Columbia, CA
St James' Episcopal Church ("Red Church"), Sonora, CA
Opera Hall, Sonora, CA
National Hotel, Sonora, CA
National Hotel, Jamestown, CA
City Hotel, Columbia, CA

Years:

Since 1976 (Annual Festival)

Months:

October

Artistic Director:

Gail Johnson

Ensembles:

V/A

Website:

Sonora Bach Festival (Official Website)
Sonora Bach Festival on Facebook

History & Mission:

In 1976 a group of music lovers gathered on a warm summer evening in a Twain Harte home to enjoy the immortal music of Bach. Little did they know they had started a wonderful tradition of fine music, good company and community participation.

Recent Festivals:

27th Festival: Aug 17, Oct 3-15, 2003
28th Festival: Oct 3-10, 2004
29th Festival: Oct 2-9, 2005
30th Festival: Sep 10-Oct 8, 2006
31st Festival: Oct 7-14, 2007
32nd Festival: Oct 5-8, 2008

33th Festival: Oct 4-11, 2009
34th Festival: Oct 3-24, 2010
35th Festival: Oct 2-23, 2011
36th Festival: Sep 30-Oct 21, 2012
37th Festival: Oct 6-27, 2013
38th Festival: Oct 5-27, 2014

Logo:

34th Festival - 2010  35th Festival - 2011    

     

Source: Sonoral Bach Festival Website

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (November 2009 - March 2014)

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