Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival

Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival


2008 schedule

Sunday, June 8

Festival Concert I
Lehman Auditorium, 3 p.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach
Italian Concerto
    · Bradley Lehman, harpsichord

Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in D Major for 2 violins and 2 cellos

Johann Sebastian Bach
Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat Major, BWV 1051

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Guitar Concerto No. 1 in D Major, Op. 99
    · Michael Partington, guitar

Monday to Friday, June 9 to 13

Noon Chamber Music

Asbury United Methodist Church, 12 noon
205 S. Main Street, (540) 434-2836
Free parking available in the Water St. parking deck. Admission is free; donations are appreciated. A variety of programs relating to the theme will be presented throughout the week. [Go to schedule of noonday programs.]

Friday, June 13

Festival Concert II
Lehman Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach
Suite No. 4 for Orchestra in D Major, BWV 1069

Alberto Ginastera
Concerto for Harp, Op. 25
    · Anastasia Jellison, harp

Johann Sebastian Bach
Concerto movement in D Major, 'Sinfonia,' BWV 1045
    · Joan Griffing, violin

Eugene Friesen
Good Providence
    · Eugene Friesen, cello
    · David Newman, baritone

Saturday, June 14

Cello Man Show with Eugene Friesen
An entertaining performance geared for younger audiences; all ages are welcome.

Asbury United Methodist Church, 12 noon
205 S. Main Street, (540) 434-2836
Free parking available in the Water St. parking deck. Admission is free; donations are appreciated.

Festival Concert III
Lehman Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048

Joaquín Rodrigo
Concierto de Aranjuez
    · Michael Partington, guitar

Eugene Friesen
Under the Sun for string octet

Ralph Vaughan Williams
Fantasia on ‘Greensleeves’

Ralph Vaughan Williams
English Folk Song Suite

Sunday, June 15

Leipzig Service
Lehman Auditorium, 10 a.m.

Johann Sebastian Bach
Cantata No. 137, Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren
    · Kris Martin-Baker, soprano
    · Joel Ross, countertenor & tenor
    · David Newman, baritone
    · Festival Choir and Orchestra

Eugene Friesen
Sabbaths songs
    · Eugene Friesen, cello
    · Festival Choir

Marvin Mills, organist

Dr. Loren Swartzendruber, homilist

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