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Willamette Master Chorus, guest conductor Helmuth Rilling, Bach Cantatas
Start Date: 4/30/2016Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 4/30/2016

Event Description
Willamette Master Chorus Internationally renowned German conductor, scholar and lecturer, Helmuth Rilling comes to Salem to guest conduct the WMC in a performance of two well-known cantatas of Johann Sebastian Bach. Cantata No. 80 "Ein feste Burg ist unser gott" (A Might Fortress is Our God) and Cantata No. 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" (Heart, Mouth, Deed and Life). This cantata features the beloved chorale "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring."

The chorus, accompanied by orchestra, will be joined by soloists:
Anton Belov
Les Green
Hannah Penn
Catherine van der Salm

Willamette Master Chorus is proud to partner with St. Mark Lutheran Visiting Theologian Program and Goudy Distinguished Artist Series for this concert.

Location Information:
*WU Campus

*WU Campus - Rogers Music Center  (View Map)
900 State Street
Salem 97301
Phone: (503) 370-6255

*WU Campus - Rogers Music Center  (View Map)
900 State Street
Salem 97301
Phone: (503) 370-6255
Room: Hudson Concert Hall
Contact Information:
Name: Diane Trevett
Phone: 503-370-6255
Email: music-info@willamette.edu
WMC
Admission / Ticket Info:
Tickets:
Online at: willamettemasterchorus.org

Or by telephone: 503.927.1567

$5 for WU Students only.
Event Sponsor(s):
St. Mark Lutheran Visiting Theologian Program and the Grace Goudy Distinguished Artist Series for this concert.
Other Details:
Lectures and a Master Class presented by Mr. Rilling are free and open to the public.

Lecture: The Theological Aspects in the Music of Johann Sebastian Bach
Date/time: Thursday, April 28 at 11:30 am
Location: Willamette University, Hudson Hall

Lecture to be repeated:
Date/time: Saturday, April 30 at 10:30 am at
Location: St. Mark Lutheran Church, 790 Marion St. NE, Salem

Master Class: Choruses from Handel's “Messiah” by the Willamette University Chamber
Choir under the direction of Dr. Wallace Long, Director
Date/time: Friday, April 29 at 4 pm at
Location: Willamette University, Hudson Hall

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