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Boston Bach Birthday

Name:

Boston Bach Birthday
Bach Around the Clock

Location:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Venues:

First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley St. (at Marlborough St.), Boston, MA 02116
Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 15 Newbury St., Boston, MA 02116

Years:

Since 2009 (Annual Festival)

Months:

March

Artistic Director:

Bálint Karosi, Minister of Music at First Lutheran Church of Boston
Pat Krol, Executive Director at Emmanuel Music

Ensembles:

Organists from the Boston Chapter of the American Guild of Organists

Website:

Music at the First Lutheran Church of Boston
First Lutheran Church Music, Boston (LCMS) on Facebook

History & Mission:

Bach around the Clock: All-day concerts of music by J.S. Bach, celebrating his Birthday First Lutheran Church
Since 2009 the annual Bach Birthday Celebration has become one of Bostonís unique musical offerings. An all-day celebration of the great composerís organ works the annual festival features organists from the Boston Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. Traditionally they ffer a program for families with little children as well as lunch and a reception with a Bach Birthday cake. Past performers include William Porter, James David Christie, Heinrich Christensen, Brett Maguire, Joyce Painter Rice and more, mostly performing free of charge. This event is free and open to the public. Concerts begin at 6:00 a.m. and end at 6 p.m., all concerts beginning on the hour.

Recent Festivals:

1st Festival: Mar 21, 2009
2nd Festival: Mar 20, 2010
3rd Festival: Mar 19, 2011

4th Festival: Mar 24, 2012
5th Festival: Mar 16, 2013
6th Festival: Mar 22, 2014

Recent Festivals:

Logo:

1st Festival - 2009

2nd Festival - 2010

3rd Festival - 2011

4th Festival - 2012

5th Festival - 2013

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Source: Music at the First Lutheran Church of Boston Website & other websites

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (March 2013 - February 2014)

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