Bach’s Easter Oratorio
April 25April 28, 2024

A rare chance to hear J.S. Bach’s dramatic Easter masterpiece! Jeannette Sorrell leads soloists, choir, three trumpets, and a festive orchestra. Alongside the Easter Oratorio, we present Bach’s exuberant Easter Cantata, BWV 66 – including a moving dialogue between Hope and Fear, as well as a thrilling trumpet solo.

Concert duration: 1 hr 50 min, including intermission

Pre-Concert Talk with visiting scholar Michael Marissen, 1 hour before each performance.

“Exquisite moments. Sorrell’s magnificent chorus [sang] to breathtaking effect…” – New York Times

Thursday, April 25, 2024, 7:30PM
Federated Church, CHAGRIN FALLS
Friday, April 26, 2024, 7:30PM
St. Raphael Catholic Church, BAY VILLAGE
Saturday, April 27, 2024, 8:00PM
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, AKRON
Afterglow!
Sunday, April 28, 2024, 5:00PM
Church of the Gesu, UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS
Featured Artists
Andréa Walker,soprano
Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen,countertenor
Lawrence Wiliford,tenor
Edward Vogel,baritone


On Saturday night celebrate the end of the season with Jeannette and the musicians, with sweet treats and sparkling beverages.


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