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Oregon Bach Festival: CPE Bach Magnificat

  • Beall Concert Hall 18th and Alder Street Eugene, OR (map)

Tuesday, July 9th, 2019; 7:30PM

Carl Philipp Emanuel, arguably the most successful of Bach’s children. was 35 when he wrote his Magnificat. He chose the key of D to highlight the natural trumpets and express a joyful, glorious, and triumphant mood. Conducted by John Butt, the C.P.E. Magnificat pays tribute to J.S., and features the OBF Chorus and Berwick Academy.

Julia Sophie Wagner, soprano; Sarah Mesko, mezzo-soprano; Colin Ainsworth, tenor; Kenneth Overton, bass-baritone; OBF Chorus; Berwick Academy; Kathy Romey, chorusmaster; John Butt, conductor