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Hudson Valley BachFest



The Hudson Valley Society for Music
presents the 16th annual
Hudson Valley BachFest
June 6 & 7, 2015

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Saturday, June 6
2:00 PM

Young Performers' Concert "South"

Cornwall Presbyterian Church

222 Hudson Street, Cornwall-on-Hudson

Young Performers' Concert "North"
(new this year!!)


New Paltz United Methodist Church

1 Grove Street, New Paltz

Free Admission

Click here to view/print Young Performers' Concert application

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Saturday, June 6
7:30 PM

"The Main Event"

Bach Choral Works

Christine Howlett, choral conductor

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Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050

Edward Lundergan, orchestral conductor

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James Fitzwilliam, organ

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Christ Episcopal Church
20 Carroll Street, Poughkeepsie

Suggested Donation: $20
Students and Youth Free

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Sunday, June 7

Bach Church Services

Various locations throughout the Hudson Valley
(please e-mail your church service information to
Carol Lundergan, soprano@hvc.rr.com
)

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Sunday, June 7
3:30 PM

Chamber Concert

Works to include:

Wedding Cantata, BWV 202
Bach Cello Suite
Bach Piano Works
Bach Chorales (Cornwall Presbyterian Choir)

Cornwall Presbyterian Church

Suggested Donation: $12
Students and Youth Free


The Hudson Valley BachFest is an annual weekend marathon of four concerts and multiple church services celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach.  The festival takes place in three Hudson Valley locations: Dutchess, Orange and Ulster counties.  For directions to Christ Episcopal Church and Cornwall Presbyterian Church click here.

For a comprehensive listing of Bach's cantatas and other vocal works, including texts, translations, scores, articles and performers, click here.


For information, contact:
Dr. Christine Howlett: chhowlett@vassar.edu ("The Main Event" Choral works)
Dr. Edward Lundergan: lunderge@newpaltz.edu ("The Main Event" Orchestral work)
Carol Lundergan: soprano@hvc.rr.com (Church Services)
Emily Faxon:
emilyfaxon@aol.com (Young Performers' and Sunday chamber concerts)