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Bach Festivals & Cantata Series - Main Page

This section of the Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) contains all known Bach Festivals & Cantata Series around the world and aims to document their history by presenting posters or brochures from all the years of their existence.
Each Bach Festival or Bach Cantata Series has a dedicated page, in which the presented info includes:
- Name
- Location
- Venues
- Years (year of first festival; frequency)
- Months (for festivals: the regular month/s in which the festival takes place every year; for cantata series: from month to month)
- Artistic Director (if there have been several along the years, name and years for each)
- Ensembles (which participate regularly in the festival / cantata series)
- Website
- History & Mission (in English, up to 500 words)
- Dates of recent festivals (5-10)
- Logo
- Posters or brochures for every year from the very first to the most recent (PDF or jpg format)
Over 200 Bach Festivals & Cantata Series around the world are presented.
If you are aware of a Bach Festival or Bach Cantata Series not presented in this section, and/or have corrections, additions or updates to a presented Bach Festival or Bach Cantata Series, please send the info to me in accordance with the guidelines at:
How to contribute.


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Neue Bachgesellschaft: Bachfest
Various Cities

Bach in the Subways
Various Cities



Academia Bach de Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires, Argentina


New England Bach Festival
Armidale, NSW, Australia

Sydney Grammar School Bach Festival
Sydney, NSW, Australia

Sydney Grammar School: Bach 2010
Sydney, NSW, Australia


St Johns Southgate: Bach Cantata Service
Melbourne, Vic, Australia

Australian Bach Society: Bach@Trinity
Melbourne, Vic, Australia

Malbourne Bach Choir: Bach Concerts
Melbourne, Vic, Australia



Graz, Austria
Salzburger Bachgesellschaft: Bach-Zyklus
Salzburg, Austria
  Bachwoche in der Lutherischen Stadtkirche
Vienna, Austria
Bach-Kantaten Abonnement-Zyklus at Wiener Konzerthaus
Vienna, Austria



Aalst & Bruges, Belgium
Cantata Series

Bach Academie Brugge Festival
Bruges, Belgium

La Chapelle des Minimes: Les Cantates de J.S. Bach
Brussels, Belgium

Festival Bach en Valée Mosane
Liege & Herve, Belgium


BachFest Cochabamba


Le Festival Bach de Montréal
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Annual Festival

Ensemble Da Capo: J.S. Bach Cantates
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Cantata Series

Festival Bach +
Montréal, Québec, Canada

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal: Cantates de Bach
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Cantata Series

Festival Bach à Québec
Québec City, Québec, Canada
Biennial Festival

Calgary Bach Society: Annual Bach Events
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Pacific Baroque Festival
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Annual Festival

Bach Music Festival of Canada
Exeter, South Huron, Ontario, Canada
Biennial Festival

Toronto Bach Festival
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Church of the Redeemer: Bach Vespers
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Cantata Series

Czech Republic

Festival Brikcius & #BACH330
Prague, Czech Republic


Roskilde Bach-uge
Roskilde, Denmark


Tallinna Bachi nimeline muusikafestival
Talinn, Estonia


Helsinki Bach Week
Helsinki, Finland


Le festival de l’Académie Bach
Arques-la-Bataille, Haute-Normandie, France

Festival Bach-en-Combrailles
Combrailles, France

Festival Bach de Belvès
Dordogne, France

Cantates de Bach à Lyon
Lyon, France

Festival De Bach à Bacchus
Meursault, France


Europa Bach Festival
Paris, France

Bach Collegium Paris
Paris, France

Les Cantates
Paris, France

Les Cantates de Bach de la Camerata St Louis à l'Oratoire du Louvre
Paris, France

Festival Bach du Schauenberg
Pfaffenheim, Alsace, France
Annual Festival


Bach en Drôme des Collines / Festival de Saint Donat
Saint Donat, France

Festival Bach à Pâques
Saint-Maixent-l'École, Deux-Sèvres, France

Festival Bach de Toul
Toul, Lorraine, France

Ensemble Baroque de Toulouss: Cantates sans filet
Toulouse, France

Toulouse Bach Festival - Passe ton Bach d’Abord
Toulouse, France

Cycle des Cantates de Bach
Versailles, France


Neue Bachgesellschaft: Bachfest

Aachener Bachtage
Aachen, North Westphalia, Germany

Bachwoche Ansbach
Ansbach, Bavaia, Germany

Bach Festival Arnstadt
Arnstadt, Thuringia, Germany

Arnstadt & Wandersleben, Thuringia, Germany
Annual Festival


Aschaffenburger Bachtage
Aschaffenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Bach in Rokoko
Augsburg / Günzburg, Bavaria, Germany
Internationale Bachtage in Hessen und Thüringen
Bad Hersfeld, Hesse, Germany

Bach-Chor Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Bochumer Bachtage
Bochum, North Westphalia, Germany

Bachwochen Dill
Dillenburg- Frohnhausen, Hessen, Germany
Frauenkirche Bach Days
Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Annual Festival
Erfurter Bach-Tage
Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
Chapelle de la Vigne: Bach Kantaten
Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Cantata Series
Görlitzer Bachwoche
Görlitz, Saxony, Germany

Greifswalder Bachwoche
Greifswald, Mecklenburg
-Vorpommern, Germany
Haller Bach-Tage
Halle, Westphalia, Germany
Hauptkirche St Michaelis Hamburg: Kantaten Konzerte
Hamburg, Germany
Hamburger Bach-Wochen
Hamburg, Germany
Heidelberger Bachwoche
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Köthener Bach Festtage
Köthen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Bachfest Leipzig
Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Thomaskirche Leipzig: Church Services, Motets & Concerts
Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Lüneburger Bachwoche
Lüneburg, Upper Saxony, Germany
BACHfestival Mannheim
Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Bachtage Ohrdruf
Thuringia, Germany
Bach in Plön
Plön, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Cantata Series & Festival
Bachtage Potsdam
Potsdam, Germany
Ratinger Bachtage
Ratingen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
BACHkantaten in Saarbrücken
Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany
Cantata Series

Bachwoche Stuttgart
Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Thüringer Bachwochen
Thuringia, Germany
Bach Biennale Weimar
Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
Wiblinger Bachtage
Wiblingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Wiesbadener Bachwochen
Wiesbaden, Germany
Wisebaden-Frankfurt Bach-Vespern
Wiesbaden & Frankfurt, Germany
Wörrstädter Bachwoche
Wörrstadt, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Würzburger Bachtage
Wurzburg, Germany

Holland / The Netherlands

Bachdag Amersfoort
Amersfoort, the Netherlands
Stichting Rondom de Kantates
Amersfoort, the Netherlands

Barockensemble De Swaen: Concertseries
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Westerkerk Cantatediensten
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Gelders Bach Collegium
Apeldoorn, the Netherlands

Stichting Lutherse Kerkmuziek Arnhem: Cantatediensten
Arnhem, the Netherlands
Cantatediensten Adventskerk
Assen, the Netherlands
Bach in Baarn
Baarn, the Netherlands

Stichting Bachcantate Bergen
Bergen, the Netherlands

Bachkantates in de Sacramentskerk Breda
Breda & Utrecht, the Netherlands


Bach Festival Dordrecht
Dordrect, the Netherlands
Wilhelminakerk Dordrecht Cantatediensten
Dordrecht, the Netherlands
Luthers Bach Ensemble
Groningen, the Netherlands

Cantatediensten in de Nieuwe Kerk Groningen
Groningen, the Netherlands

Stichting Cantatediensten Kloosterkerk
Den Haag, the Netherlands


Christelijk Kamerkoor Maassluis: Cantatediensten
Maassluis, the Netherlands
Nederlandse Bachvereniging: All of Bach
Naarden, the Netherlands
Bach Consort Nijkerk
Nijkerk, the Netherlands
Bach Cantates Nijmegen
Nijmegen, the Netherlands
Gelders-Utrechts Cantatekoor
Rhenen, the Netherlands

Laurenscantorij Cantatediensten
Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Het Haags Barokgezelschap: Cantate Diensten
Scheveningen, the Netherlands
Stichting Bach Cantates 's-Hertogenbosch
's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands
Stichting Bachcantates Tilburg
Tilburg, the Netherlands
Utrechtse Bachcantatediensten
Utrecht, the Netherlands

Stichting Cantates Grote Kerk Vlaardingen
Vlarrdingen, the Netherlands
Collegium Vocale Zaandam: Barok in de Bullekerk
Zaandam, the Netherlands
 Collegium Vocale Camerata: Cantatediensten
Zuid-Scharwoude, the Netherlands

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Bach Choir: Bach Concerts
Hong Kong


Budapest Bach Weeks
Budapest, Hungary
 Bach Kantátazenés Istentiszteletek
Budapest, Hungary


Orchestra of St Cecilia: Bach Cantata Project
Dublin, Ireland


Original Abu-Gosh Music Festival
Abu Gosh, Israel
Kol Haneshama - Bach Cantata Cycle
Abu Gosh, Israel
Bach Festival
Haifa, Israel


World Bach-Fest
Florence, Italy
Festival da Bach a Bartok
Imola, Italy
Annual Festival
Mailänder Kantorei: Sacred Cantatas Cycle & Passions
Milan, Italy
Coro del Friuli Venezia Giulia
Venice, Italy

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