Bach “Sleepers, Wake!”

  • Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 2:30 PM
    Merrill Auditorium

The endless variety of the Baroque will give you a head start on your holiday cheer: a “Battle” from Biber, a Christmas Concerto from Corelli, and Bach’s Christmas-season cantata “Sleepers, Wake!” will follow Respighi’s homage to the era, Ancient Airs and Dances.

Before the Show

  • Join the artists for the Concert Conversation an hour and 15 minutes prior to the concert.

More Information

Hugh Floyd, conductor
The Choral Art Society, Robert Russell, director
Kendra Colton, soprano
Stuart Bailey, tenor
Dana Whiteside, bass

RESPIGHI Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite 1
BIBER Battalia
CORELLI "Christmas Concerto"
BACH Cantata No. 140 Sleepers, Wake!
   

After the Show

  • Stay for a PostConcert Q&A with the artists on stage.
  • This concert can be heard on the Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN) over the radio on Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 8pm.