MASS IN B MINOR
Sunday, May 31 at 4:00pm
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A monumental musical achievement, this sacred work of immense proportion and profound emotion is one of J.S. Bach’s final compositions, and ranks among his greatest.
PRESENTING SPONSOR: TOM MACMILLAN
Charles Daniels is generously sponsored by Dorothy Russel
Ellen McAteer is generously sponsored by Terence Corcoran
Directed by renowned conductor and Bach scholar John Butt, this iconic work is presented as it was in the composer’s time with an intimate ensemble, to bring you a performance of the utmost clarity and brilliance.
The most ambitious project presented by the Toronto Bach Festival to date, the Mass in B Minor is a powerfully transcendent celebration of the human spirit.
Mass in B Minor, BWV 232
Estimated running time: 3 hours