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Emmanuel Music Announces 2009-2010 Bach Cantata Series Schedule

J.S. BachJohn Harbison, Acting Artistic Director and Michael Beattie, Associate Conductor, have programmed Emmanuel Music’s 2009-2010 Bach Cantata season, which begins on Sunday, October 4 with Associate Conductor Michael Beattie conducting BWV 117: Sei Lob und Ehr dem höchsten Gut.  The Cantatas are presented as part of the Sunday liturgy as Bach intended, at 10:00 AM on Sunday mornings at Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street, Boston, where Emmanuel Music is the Ensemble-in-Residence.

BWV 117: Notes & Translations

View the complete cantata schedule here.

Emmanuel Music & Emmanuel Church
Second Annual Fall Open House

Saturday, October 3, 2009
10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Free and Open to the Community

On Saturday, October 3, 2009, Emmanuel Music and Emmanuel Church, joined by Boston Jewish Spirit, will open their doors to welcome friends old and new to the second annual Fall Open House from 10 am until 1:30 PM, with tours, displays and refreshments. There will be an Open Rehearsal of Sunday’s cantata at noon with the Orchestra and Chorus of Emmanuel Music.  All are invited to join in the festivities.

  • Doors open at 10 am for tours, displays and refreshments; decoration of the Sukkah

  • Motet rehearsal at 11:45 am, Michael Beattie, Associate Conductor, in the Sanctuary

  • Cantata rehearsal at 12:00 noon with the Orchestra and Chorus of Emmanuel  Music in the Sanctuary

Read the full press release here.






Emmanuel Music programs are supported in part by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and the Boston Cultural Council.

Haydn and Schoenberg

Upcoming Concerts

Haydn & Schoenberg
Chamber Series

October 25, 4 pm

Treasure Hunt
November 1, 4 pm

November 8, 4 pm

Evening Series

Inventing Genesis
November 14, 8 pm

Schoenberg: Prelude, Op. 44 (Genesis)
Haydn: The Creation


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