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The Master’s Masters: Teachers of a Young Bach

September 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Master’s Masters: Teachers of a Young Bach

Doors 7:30/Concert 8pm

Venue : Christ Church Cathedral

The pieces in the Andreas Bach Book and the so-called Möller manuscript, two significant collections compiled by J. S. Bach’s eldest brother and keyboard teacher Johann Ernst Bach, are a treasure trove of the greatest composers of the day and shed light on the early musical education of the young J. S. Among the many great names in the collections – Pachelbel, Froberger, Lully, Albinoni – are two of Bach’s greatest influences, the celebrated organists Dieterich Buxtehude and Georg Böhm whom Bach would seek out in his early years as a budding musician. Take a musical journey through the sound world of the young Bach, whose own early works in the collection, like the great Passacaglia in C minor, show his ascension from studious pupil to master in his own right.

Mark McDonald – organ

VCM Box Office: 250-386-5311  |  900 Johnson Street


September 8
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Victoria,, BC V8V 3G8
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