Concert Archives

2009-2010 Season

September 30th, 2016

The Choir’s subscription series this year highlighted the 350th year of Purcell’s birth and the 200th year of Haydn’s death with stirring music in Haydn • Bach • Purcell Celebration, performing two festive cantatas by Bach with Ottawa-based international soprano, Donna Brown. Christmas Around the World comprised new and old favourites for the season from around the globe, and the final concert Miserere, presented music for Passiontide from the late […]

2008-2009 Season

September 30th, 2016

This season, the choir presented Jesu, meine Freude, a challenging concert of all a cappella music and toured to Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto in its second performance in the Choir & Organ Series. The choir also performed with the Orquesta del Nuevo Mundo in Mexico City and toured Europe for the third time. This time, the choir not only participated in the Motette series for the third time at […]

2007-2008 Season

September 30th, 2016

This sensational season, the Choir presented an Ottawa debut performance of the Levin version of Mozart’s Requiem in We Will Remember Them on Remembrance Day, a performance of Baroque music and seasonal favourites at the Museum of Civilization, and a new recording, Jesu, meine Freude, of Bach cantatas BWV 4, 78 and the motet, Jesu, meine Freude, with Agnes Zsigovics, Daniel Taylor, Benjamin Butterfield, Daniel Lichti and baroque orchestra playing […]

2006-2007 Season

September 30th, 2016

The choir’s fifth season treated audiences to inspired performances of some of the most beautiful and moving choral music. Our subscription series included A Taste of the Italian Baroque, a Canadian premiere of Roxanna Panufnik’s Westminster Mass with the Montreal ensemble Musica Orbium, and a European Extravaganza to celebrate the choir’s second European tour returning to sing at the Thomaskirche in Leipzig (Bach’s church), as well as in Bayreuth, Vienna, […]

2005-2006 Season

September 30th, 2016

This season brought inspired performances of Bach Cantatas, the St. John Passion and works by French composers, Charpentier and Martin, plus a special Christmas concert to celebrate the launch A Christmas Story. In addition to the main subscription series, the choir was invited to perform in the prestigious Choir and Organ Series at Toronto’s Roy Thompson Hall, the Montreal Bach Festival and travelled to Nova Scotia for performances in Halifax, […]

2004-2005 Season

September 30th, 2016

This season, the Ottawa Bach Choir expanded its repertoire of Bach’s greatest works with a glorious performance of the Mass in B minor, performing with some of the the best voices and instrumentalists in the world. The culmination of the work the Choir achieved thus far was highlighted with the release of its first CD, Festival Baroque, and its first tour to Europe with performances in Prague, Stuttgart and in […]

2003-2004 Season

September 30th, 2016

Highlights of the Ottawa Bach Choir’s second season included a well received performance of Bach’s Weihnachts-Oratorium(Christmas Oratorio), a trip to Mexico City to perform Handel’s Messiah with the Orquesta del Nuevo Mundo and concerts of 20th century French repertoire and early German baroque works in Ottawa and Montreal.

2002-2003 Season

September 30th, 2016

The Ottawa Bach Choir’s first season included some of the top works by baroque composers, including the St. Matthew Passion, Six Motets, Magnificat in D and Missa in G minor by Bach, as well as Handel’s Dixit Dominus and the Musikalische Exequien by Schütz.

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