6:00pm Part 1— Master of Keys
7:00pm Part 2— Master of Variation
8:00pm Part 3— Master of Dance
9:00pm Part 4— Master of Musical Debate
10:00pm Part 5— Master of Voices | Bach Trinity Cantatas I
11-11:33pm Part 6— Master of Transformation with the Rogério Boccato Ensemble
This evening features 333 Minutes of Bach‘s music including keyboard works, concertos & cantatas, as well as original arrangements & compositions of composers who continue to draw inspiration from Bach, including Kurtag, Gleichauf, Sitkovetsky, & the Barkada Quartet. Composer Eric Nathan’s two suites for orchestra, Dancing with J.S. Bach I and II, will be given their NY Premiere and World Premiere performances, and the evening also features an original cadenza written by 2018 Composer-in-Residence Aaron Jay Kernis for the performance of Bach’s beloved Brandenburg Concerto No. 3. Festival favorite and master of percussion, Rogério Boccato, rings out the night with his stellar ensemble and rhythms and their take on Bach.
BACH333 Culinary Interludes by Chef Eric Takahashi & Chef Daniela Gutstadt made possible by a generous gift from the Texas Friends of the Chelsea Music Festival