Bach on the Barge

    Event Details

    March 17, 2018 – March 25, 2018
    (this event is over)
    1 Water Street
    Brooklyn, NY, United States

    Event Info

    During the second half of March, the fortnight leading to J. S. Bach’s 333rd birthday anniversary, the composer’s complete works for unaccompanied bowed instruments will be featured in the Bargemusic concert series.

    Violinist / violist VERA VAIDMAN is to perform the composer’s three sonatas and three partitas for violin as well as six cello suites, on viola, in five hour-long weekend recitals.

    The Bargemusic concerts are scheduled for March 16, 18, 23, 24, and 25. 


    Friday, March 16:

    Sonata in A minor, BWV 1003  (violin)

    Suite in G, BWV 1012  (viola)

    Sunday, March 18:

    Suite in C, BWV 1009  (viola)

    Sonata in G minor, BWV 1001  (violin)

    Suite in G, BWV 1007  (viola)

    Friday, March 23:

    Suite in E-flat, BWV 1010  (viola)

    Partita in D minor, BWV 1004  (violin)

    Saturday, March 24:

    Partita in B minor, BWV 1002  (violin)

    Suite in C minor, BWV 1011  (viola)

    Sunday, March 25:

    Sonata in C, BWV 1005  (violin)

    Suite in D minor, BWV 1008  (viola)

    Partita in E, BWV 1006  (violin)

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