Saturday 28 October, 19.30 at St Martin's Church
Bach & Buxtehude
A choral and orchestral programme including Bach’s Cantata Christ lag in Todesbanden and Buxtehude’s beautiful Membra Jesu nostri. Prom tickets only.
As a young man, Johann Sebastian Bach walked 400 kilometres in order to meet Dieterich Buxtehude, a composer who had a profound effect upon him. This programme includes Bach’s Cantata No. 4 Christ lag in Todesbanden and Buxtehude’s beautiful Membra Jesu nostri.
The BREMF Players
Alison Bury leader
The Baroque Collective Singers
John Hancorn director
Arculo Consort of Viols
Sarah Small, Rowan Bidmead, Jacob Garside, Cai Waverley-Hudson, Camilla Morse-Glover viols
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Johann Sebastian Bach
1685–1750 Cantata No. 4 Christ lag in Todesbanden
Bach Fugue No. 22 in A minor BWV 867
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber
1644–1704 Mensa Sonora, Pars III, in A minor
Buxtehude Membra Jesu nostri