Special Choir Event

More Bach Motets with Tafelmusik Chamber Choir

Sat Jan 25, 2020 at 8pm Jeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul's Centre Map BUY NOW

Directed by Ivars Taurins

Tafelmusik Chamber Choir presents a magical evening of Bach family motets, written for choir and continuo, interwoven with movements from J.S. Bach's suites for solo cello played by the newest member of Tafelmusik, the brilliant young cellist Keiran Campbell.


  • Johann Bach Weint nicht um meinen Tod
  • Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude, from Cello suite no. 1 in G Major / Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf / Courante & Gigue, from Cello suite no. 1 in G Major
  • Johann Christoph Bach Lieber Herr Gott, wecke uns auf
  • J.S. Bach Allemande, from Cello suite no. 3 in C Major
  • Johann Michael Bach Halt, was du hast
  • J.S. Bach Sarabande, from Cello suite no. 3 in C Major / Komm, Jesu, komm / Prelude, from Cello suite no. 2 in D Minor / Chorale: Wer weiß, wie nahe mir mein Ende, from Cantata 166 / Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden
  • Johann Christoph Bach Es ist nun aus

Johann Bach is J.S. Bach's great uncle.
Johann Christoph Bach is a cousin of J.S. Bach's father.
Johann Michael Bach is the brother of Johann Christoph Bach (and father-in-law of J.S. Bach)

 Concert run time: approximately 75 minutes, no intermission.