Bach Motets 2020

J S Bach Motets  BWV 225-231

In 2020 Nick Houghton directed six workshop days, each dedicated to one of Bach’s six great choral motets.

#1   –   Saturday 11 January 2020, All Saints, Eastbourne:  Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden BWV 230 PLUS BONUS Motet Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren BWV 231 (this last is the Appendix to the Peters edition)

#2   –   Saturday 25 January 2020, St Michael’s, Lewes: Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, BWV 225

#3   –    Saturday 15 February, All Saints, Eastbourne: Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf,  BWV 226

#4   –    Saturday 29 February, St Michael’s, Lewes: Fürchte dich nicht, ich bin bei dir BWV 228

#5   –    Saturday 14 March, All Saints, Eastbourne: Jesu meine Freude, BWV 227

#6   –    Saturday 28 March, St Michael’s, Lewes:  Komm, Jesu, komm, BWV 229  Although this was postponed, it took place eventually in October 2020.

Timetable

10.30am Registration
11 – 1pm – Workshop
1 – 2pm – Lunch
2 – 4pm – Workshop
4pm – Tea
4.30pm – Informal performance
4.45pm – Day ends