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Carmel, California, 93921, United States
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Carmel Bach Festival 2014

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Since 1935, the Carmel Bach Festival (CBF) has been celebrating the music and legacy of Johann Sebastian Bach. The festival now consists of 2 weeks of concerts, recitals, master classes, and lectures by world-class professionals. With over 93 performers from all over the world, the festival presents Baroque music of other centuries, including pieces written specifically for the festival.

2014: Beginning July 19 and running until August 2, concerts and classes (including free concerts, brunches and post-rehearsal winery tours) take place in and around Carmel-by-the-Sea, Monterey, Pebble Beach, Seaside, and Salinas.

Festival Highlights

Sat., 7/19 to 7/26
• J.S. Bach Magnificat in D Major
• Caroline Shaw Commissioned Work (world premiere)
• C.P.E Bach Symphony in D Major, Wq 183/1
• Antonio Vivaldi Gloria

Sun., 7/20 to 7/27
• Johann Sebastian Bach Saint Matthew Passion

Sun., 7/20
Beethoven's Blockbuster
• Franz Schubert String Quartet No. 1, D. 18
• Ludwig van Beethoven Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20

Mon., 7/21 to 7/28
All Bach Organ Recital, Performed by Andrew Arthur

Mon., 7/21 to 7/28
Bach and Son
• Johann Sebastian Bach Harpsichord Concerto in D Major, BWV 1064
• J.S. Bach Cantata, Amore Traditore, BWV 208
• J.S. Bach Oboe Concerto in G Minor, BWV 1056
• Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Wurttenburg Sonata No. 1

Mon., 7/21 to 7/28
Concertmaster Peter Hanson Presents
• Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Grosso in D Major, Op. 6, No. 4
• Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for Bassoon in F Major, RV 485
• Johann Sebastian Bach Italian Concerto, BWV 971 (arranged for string orchestra)
• Francesco Geminiani Concerto Grosso No. 12 in D Minor ("La Follia...


Take a look at the complete listing of events, locations and times, for Carmel Bach Festival 2014.