Gli Angeli Genève: Johann Schein’s “Fountains of Israel”

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Date/Time
Saturday, August 12, 2017
8:00 pm

Location
Chapel of the New Jerusalem, Christ Church Cathedral

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Gli Angeli Genève SWITZERLAND

 

Doors open at 6:45 pm. Pre-concert talk at 7:10 pm.

A century before Bach, northern Germany succumbed to the lush charms of a bold, new music from Italy: the Baroque.

Johann Schein, in his position at the Thomas Kirche that would be Bach’s a hundred years later, was one of the great composers who would successfully adapt this powerful style to the German tradition.


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