With a season announcement that marks a proud milestone, the highly regarded ensemble Bach Collegium San Diego has announced their season line-up for 2017-18. The offerings are firmly rooted in the Baroque gems that BCSD has become known for, with an array of works that show off the richness and variety within the period. My, how time flies!
Email release follows.
Bach Collegium San Diego is Pleased to Announce its 15th Anniversary Season.
Come celebrate with us as we commemorate 15 years of exceptional music making at BCSD. Artistic Director Ruben Valenzuela states, “We are thrilled to charge ahead with an unwavering commitment to bringing vibrant world-class performances to San Diego, further establishing BCSD as one of this city’s leading arts organizations and continuing to build a reputation as one of this country’s most dynamic early music ensembles.”
BACH COLLEGIUM SAN DIEGO 2017-18 Season
G.F. HANDEL: ACIS & GALATEA
HWV 49 (1718 version)
OCTOBER 20 & 21, 2017
G.F. HANDEL: MESSIAH
DECEMBER 18, 19 & 20, 2017
SOUNDSCAPE: Musical Architects of the Baroque
MARCH 2 & 3, 2018
Scott Allen Jarrett, Guest Conductor
Alessandro Scarlatti, Stabat Mater
J.S Bach, Jesu, meine Freude BWV 227 Claudio Monteverdi, Magnificat a 6
Heinrich Schütz, Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes
Schütz, Selig sind die Toten & Nunc Dimittis
(from Musikalische Exequien)
WELCOME TO ALL THE PLEASURES!
Henry Purcell: The Sacred and the Profane
MAY 11 & 12, 2018
Now does the glorious day appear (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary, 1689)
Welcome to all the Pleasures (Ode to St. Cecilia’s Day, 1683)
Rejoice in the Lord alway (Bell Anthem)
Man that is born of a woman In the midst of life (from Funeral Music for Queen Mary)
Hear my prayer, O Lord, including music from King Arthur and Fairy Queen
Details subject to change.
DETAILS AND TICKETS
Season Subscriptions will be available for purchase June 1. Individual Concert tickets will be available for purchase August 1.
Season tickets are $208 for premium seating and $133 for general admission seating.
Individual Concert Tickets
Tickets to concerts in October, March, and May are $50 for premium seats and $35 for general admission. Senior general admission tickets are $32. Student tickets are available for $15, and a valid student ID must be presented at the door.
Tickets for Messiah are $70 for premium seats and $40 for general admission. Senior general admission tickets to Messiah are $35. Student tickets are available for $20, and a valid student ID must be presented at the door.
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