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, Meint nicht um meinen Tod
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, Der Geist hilf unser Schwachheit auf
  • Johann Christoph Bach, Lieber Herr Gott, wecke auf uns
  • Johann Michael Bach, Halt, was du hast
  • Johann Sebastian Bach, Komm, Jesu, komm / Chorale: Wer weiß, wie nah emir mein Ende, from Cantata 166 / Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden
  • Johann Christoph Bach, Es ist nun aus

Movements from J.S. Bach's Suites for solo cello to be played between motets.

Johann Bach is J.S. Bach's great uncle.
Johann Chrisoph 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.