A Celebration of Bach
The concert will be available at 7.30pm on Thursday 27 August, and for 30 days following.
A programme of some of Bach’s most beautiful and virtuosic choral motets on themes of religious longing, comfort and praise, intertwined with the haunting Suite for Cello No 4 and the celebrated Suite for Cello No 1.
To help to get the most out of the performance, we are also delighted to offer a complimentary programme for the concert, with more details of the performers and works included. Download the full programme here.
J.S. Bach – Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden
J.S. Bach – Suite for Cello No 1 in G
Prelude – Allemande – Courante – Sarabande – Minuet I / II – Gigue
J.S. Bach – Komm, Jesu, komm
J.S. Bach – Suite for Cello No 4 in E flat
Prelude – Allemande – Courante – Sarabande – Bourrée – Gigue
J.S. Bach – Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf
St Martin’s Voices
Adrian Bradbury Cello
Ben Giddens Organ
Gabriella Noble Director
Zeb Soanes Presenter
Our thanks to supporters of the St Martin-in-the-Fields Trust, who have funded the St Martin’s Summer Online Festival.
As the impact of COVID-19 takes hold, we need people like you to keep supporting us and helping the musicians we work with. Each concert in our festival costs around £2,000 to produce. To help us keep playing on, please consider making a donation today.
Please note that this concert is pre-recorded in the church with no audience present, and has been edited together before broadcast. The performers and technical crew carefully adhere to all current government regulation on social distancing.
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