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Bach Musica Presents: St John Passion

Wednesday, 19 February 2014, 1:52 pm | Bach Musica

Bach's St John Passion is a pillar of classical music which has attracted audiences world-wide for many centuries. It is full of drama contrasted by deeply moving melodies and harmonies. Music for the soul! More >>

Bach Christmas Oratorio & Corelli Christmas Concerto

Friday, 8 November 2013, 4:15 pm | Bach Musica

Handel’s Messiah and Bach’s Christmas Oratorio are the world’s favourite Christmas music. Why not hear the latter for a change, it’s simply beautiful! Where else can you hear three triumphant trumpets and 4 oboes? More >>

Mendelssohn St Paul: One of the greatromantic masterpieces

Thursday, 3 October 2013, 10:42 am | Bach Musica

Robert Schumann said ‘St Paul is a work of the purest kind, a work of peace and love’ and during Mendelssohn’s lifetime it was his most popular work. More >>

A Night In Russia

Wednesday, 24 October 2012, 12:15 pm | Bach Musica

Media Release 24 October 2012 A NIGHT IN RUSSIA On Sunday, 4 November, Bach Musica NZ will present A Night in Russia in the Baradene Concert Hall, often praised for its superb acoustics. The concert features a NZ Premiere of Bortniansly’s Litany ... More >>

Bach’s St Matthew Passion

Thursday, 22 March 2012, 1:23 pm | Bach Musica

Bach’s mighty St Matthew Passion is his longest and most elaborate work, composed for two choirs, two orchestras, children’s choir and a total of 13(!) vocal soloists. More >>

Bach Musica Presents ‘A French Christmas’

Friday, 28 October 2011, 12:16 pm | Bach Musica

First performed in the Salle Herz in Paris in 1854, L’Enfance du Christ (the childhood of Christ) by romantic French composer Berlioz is a dramatic and thrilling experience. Bach Musica NZ’s ‘A French Christmas’ performance of this popular piece, will ... More >>