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Tafelmusik | Bach B-Minor Mass
May 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
One event on May 6, 2022 at 7:30 pm
Masaaki Suzuki directs Bach’s profound work of transcendent spirituality at Massey Hall.
The multi-award-winning conductor and Bach specialist Masaaki Suzuki returns as guest director for one of the great masterpieces of Western art music, Bach’s Mass in B Minor.
Towards the end of his life, Bach compiled a series of masterworks which would represent the culmination of almost four decades of his compositional endeavours. The last of these was the B-Minor Mass — a coherent, monumental work of great dramatic impact that was never performed in its entirety in the composer’s lifetime.
Performing in the newly revitalized Massey Hall, Tafelmusik Choir and Orchestra will be joined by a stellar cast of soloists, including Joanne Lunn, soprano; Tim Mead, countertenor; Thomas Hobbs, tenor; and Jonathon Adams, baritone.
Masaaki Suzuki guest director
Joanne Lunn soprano
Tim Mead countertenor
Thomas Hobbs tenor
Jonathon Adams baritone
Tafelmusik Chamber Choir
- May 5, 2022, 7:30pm at Massey Hall
- May 6, 2022 at 7:30pm ET
Tickets for both the live and digital versions of the concert go on sale March 24, 2022 at 11am. Tafelmusik Digital Season Passholders will receive a presale window
for the live performance two days in advance of the public on-sale date.