Bach: MASS IN B MINOR – City Choir of Washington May 15

(Group photo courtesy of Don Lassell, December 12, 2010 Music for Christmas performance at The National Presbyterian Church)

Sunday, May 15, 2011, 5:00 p.m.
at The National Presbyterian Church
4101 Nebraska Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-2735

Robert Shafer, conductor

Elizabeth Kluegel, soprano
Barbara Hollinshead, mezzo soprano
Matthew Smith, tenor
Kerry Wilkerson, bass

William Neil, continuo

Bach’s crowning achievement is his monumental Mass in B Minor.  It is a masterpiece, composed over a seventeen-year period, which is considered to be a summation of his creative genius.  It was never performed in its entirety during Bach’s lifetime, but today overwhelms audiences with its majesty and splendor.  Join us for an encounter with the sublime choral work that has moved millions all over the world.

TICKETS: $15-$45
METRO: Tenleytown (Red Line)
Student, senior and group discounts are available.

For tickets, please call 301-572-6865 or visit


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