Bach Cantata Service – Ash Wednesday

St Johns Bach Orchestra with Kate Macfarlane (soprano)

JS Bach's cantata "Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut" (BWV 199) for soprano solo, strings, oboe and continuo, presented in liturgical context of an Ash Wednesday communion service.

This penitential cantata for soprano solo was popular with Bach, there being evidence of multiple performances.

St Johns Bach Orchestra presents the Leipzig version with violoncello piccolo solo in the chorale movement.

Kate Macfarlane (soprano) joins the St Johns Bach Orchestra, directed by Graham Lieschke.

When: Wednesday 22nd February 2023
7.30 p.m.

Presented By: St Johns Southgate Bach Foundation

Bookings Phone: 96824995

Bookings Contact: Church Office

Venue: St Johns Southgate Lutheran Church, 20 City Rd, Southbank.