Concerts - Past

All Souls Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 - 12:15 PM
Bach at Noon begins with a program featuring countertenor Darryl Taylor.

Toccata in G: J.A. Reincken (1643-1722)
Ombra mai fu, from Serse (1738): G. F. Handel (1685-1759)
Fantasia for Four Parts: Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
Love quickly is pall’d, from Timon of Athens: Purcell
Sinfonia & Cara sposa, from Rinaldo (1711): Handel
Music for a while: Purcell, Realized by Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Presenter: Bach Collegium San Diego
Program TBA
Ensemble: Bach Collegium San Diego
Conductor: Ruben Valenzuela
All Saints' Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Saturday, 14 May 2016 - 7:30 PM
Written just over four hundred years ago, Claudio Monteverdi’s Vespers was included in an imposing volume of Italian church music in honor of the Virgin Mary. In this volume, Monteverdi included a six-part setting of the Mass in the old style, contrasting a sequence of Psalm settings, hymns, ravishing motets for solo voices, a sonata, a hymn, and a seven-part part setting of the Magnificat.

SOLOISTS:
Nell Snaidas, Soprano
Molly Quinn, Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Scott Mello, Tenor
Kyle Ferrill, Bass
Patrick Walders, Bass

This project includes our inaugural apprenticeship program, in which the BCSD is joined by choral students from San Diego State University.
Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine (Vespers 1610)
St. Andrew's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Friday, 13 May 2016 - 7:30 PM
Written just over four hundred years ago, Claudio Monteverdi’s Vespers was included in an imposing volume of Italian church music in honor of the Virgin Mary. In this volume, Monteverdi included a six-part setting of the Mass in the old style, contrasting a sequence of Psalm settings, hymns, ravishing motets for solo voices, a sonata, a hymn, and a seven-part part setting of the Magnificat.

SOLOISTS:
Nell Snaidas, Soprano
Molly Quinn, Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Scott Mello, Tenor
Kyle Ferrill, Bass
Patrick Walders, Bass

This project includes our inaugural apprenticeship program, in which the BCSD is joined by choral students from San Diego State University.
Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine (Vespers 1610)
All Souls Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Sunday, 10 April 2016 - 3:00 PM
Season Highlight

Replete with chorus, trumpets, and drums! J.S. Bach’s 'Easter Oratorio' displays Bach at the height of his powers during his initial years as Leipzig’s Thomaskantor. Lully’s 'Te Deum,' written to honor King Louis XIV, likewise displays Lully at his most festive in his setting of the quintessential hymn of praise.

SOLOISTS:
Jennifer Paulino, Soprano
Stefanie Moore, Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Aaron Sheehan, Tenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Paul Tipton, Bass
Patrick Walders, Bass
Bach: Easter Oratorio, BWV 249
Lully: Te Deum, LWV 55
Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church
Cardiff, California
Saturday, 9 April 2016 - 7:30 PM
Season Highlight

Replete with chorus, trumpets, and drums! J.S. Bach’s 'Easter Oratorio' displays Bach at the height of his powers during his initial years as Leipzig’s Thomaskantor. Lully’s 'Te Deum,' written to honor King Louis XIV, likewise displays Lully at his most festive in his setting of the quintessential hymn of praise.

SOLOISTS:
Jennifer Paulino, Soprano
Stefanie Moore, Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Aaron Sheehan, Tenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Paul Tipton, Bass
Patrick Walders, Bass
Bach: Easter Oratorio, BWV 249
Lully: Te Deum, LWV 55
All Saints' Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Saturday, 5 March 2016 - 7:30 PM
Preserved in cathedral and municipal archives in Bogotá, Cuzco, Guatemala City, Lima, Santiago, and Puebla, the largely anonymous selection of works to be performed includes notable composers from the Iberian Peninsula. Catch a glimpse of the musical riches resulting from the collision of cultures following the Spanish crown's expansion into the New World.

SOLOISTS:
Nell Snaidas, Soprano
Jennifer Ellis Kampani, Soprano
Kirsten Sollek, Mezzo-Soprano
Joel González, Tenor
Mischa Bouvier, Bass

Anonymous: Pasacualillo
Yribarren: Xácara de fandanguillo
Padilla: Tambalagumba
Blasco: La chacona me piden, ¡vaya!
Hidalgo: En la mesa del altar
Torrejón y Velasco: Quando el bien que adoro
University of San Diego: Founders Hall - Founders Chapel
San Diego, California
Friday, 4 March 2016 - 7:30 PM
Preserved in cathedral and municipal archives in Bogotá, Cuzco, Guatemala City, Lima, Santiago, and Puebla, the largely anonymous selection of works to be performed includes notable composers from the Iberian Peninsula. Catch a glimpse of the musical riches resulting from the collision of cultures following the Spanish crown's expansion into the New World.

SOLOISTS:
Nell Snaidas, Soprano
Jennifer Ellis Kampani, Soprano
Kirsten Sollek, Mezzo-Soprano
Joel González, Tenor
Mischa Bouvier, Bass

Anonymous: Pasacualillo
Yribarren: Xácara de fandanguillo
Padilla: Tambalagumba
Blasco: La chacona me piden, ¡vaya!
Hidalgo: En la mesa del altar
Torrejón y Velasco: Quando el bien que adoro
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Monday, 7 December 2015 - 7:30 PM
In collaboration with Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego.

Our annual performances of Handel’s beloved oratorio, 'Messiah'. The 2015 performances will feature a complete London version from the early 1750s, highlighting the oratorio’s historical connections with London’s Foundling Hospital.

SOLOISTS:
Margot Rood, Soprano
Angela Young Smucker, Alto
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Erik Gustafson, Tenor
Mischa Bouvier, Bass
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56
First Presbyterian Church
San Diego, California
Sunday, 6 December 2015 - 5:00 PM
In collaboration with Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego.

Our annual performances of Handel’s beloved oratorio, 'Messiah'. The 2015 performances will feature a complete London version from the early 1750s, highlighting the oratorio’s historical connections with London’s Foundling Hospital.

SOLOISTS:
Margot Rood, Soprano
Angela Young Smucker, Alto
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Erik Gustafson, Tenor
Mischa Bouvier, Bass
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56
Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church
Cardiff, California
Saturday, 5 December 2015 - 7:30 PM
In collaboration with Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego.

Our annual performances of Handel’s beloved oratorio, 'Messiah'. The 2015 performances will feature a complete London version from the early 1750s, highlighting the oratorio’s historical connections with London’s Foundling Hospital.

SOLOISTS:
Margot Rood, Soprano
Angela Young Smucker, Alto
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Derek Chester, Tenor
Erik Gustafson, Tenor
Mischa Bouvier, Bass
Handel: Messiah, HWV 56
All Souls Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Saturday, 17 October 2015 - 7:30 PM
Allegories have long been made between earthly and heavenly monarchs. J.S. Bach’s cantata 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben,' written for the Feast of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary, retells Mary's visit to her cousin Elizabeth following the Annunciation. Henry Purcell’s 'Celebrate this Festival' is the fifth of six birthday Odes to Queen Mary II, extolling her virtues and Divine right.

SOLOISTS:
Jennifer Paulino, Soprano
Anne-Marie Dicce, Soprano
Janelle DeStefano, Mezzo-Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Dann Coakwell, Tenor
Kyle Ferrill, Baritone
Kathryn Adduci, Trumpet
Bach: Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147
Purcell: Celebrate this Festival
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Friday, 16 October 2015 - 7:30 PM
Allegories have long been made between earthly and heavenly monarchs. J.S. Bach’s cantata 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben,' written for the Feast of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary, retells Mary's visit to her cousin Elizabeth following the Annunciation. Henry Purcell’s 'Celebrate this Festival' is the fifth of six birthday Odes to Queen Mary II, extolling her virtues and Divine right.

SOLOISTS:
Jennifer Paulino, Soprano
Anne-Marie Dicce, Soprano
Janelle DeStefano, Mezzo-Soprano
Reggie Mobley, Countertenor
Dann Coakwell, Tenor
Kyle Ferrill, Baritone
Kathryn Adduci, Trumpet
Bach: Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147
Purcell: Celebrate this Festival
Mission San Luis Obispo
San Luis Obispo, California
Saturday, 25 July 2015 - 8:00 PM
Described as "the greatest musical work of art of all times and nations," Bach's thrilling Mass in B minor is the culminating work of his composing career. Join us for the flagship event of our 45th anniversary season as a chorus of heavenly voices fills this sacred space with sacred music. Music director Scott Yoo will lead the Festival Orchestra in collaboration with the Bach Collegium San Diego chorus and internationally renowned soloists.
Presenter: Festival Mozaic
Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Ensembles: Bach Collegium San Diego; Festival Mozaic Orchestra
Conductor: Scott Yoo
Mission San Miguel
San Miguel, California
Friday, 24 July 2015 - 8:00 PM
Described as "the greatest musical work of art of all times and nations," Bach's thrilling Mass in B minor is the culminating work of his composing career. Join us for the flagship event of our 45th anniversary season as a chorus of heavenly voices fills this sacred space with sacred music. Music director Scott Yoo will lead the Festival Orchestra in collaboration with the Bach Collegium San Diego chorus and internationally renowned soloists.
Presenter: Festival Mozaic
Bach: Mass in B minor, BWV 232
Ensembles: Bach Collegium San Diego; Festival Mozaic Orchestra
Conductor: Scott Yoo
San Diego History Center, Balboa Park
San Diego, California
Saturday, 9 May 2015 - 7:00 PM
Giacomo Carissimi’s oratorio Jepthe and Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s miniature tragédie en musique Actéon
Carissimi: Jepthe
Charpentier: Actéon, H 481
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Friday, 8 May 2015 - 7:00 PM
Giacomo Carissimi’s oratorio Jepthe and Marc-Antoine Charpentier’s miniature tragédie en musique Actéon
Carissimi: Jepthe
Charpentier: Actéon, H 481
First Presbyterian Church
San Diego, California
Sunday, 19 April 2015 - 5:00 PM
Handel’s oratorio from 1708 (Rome) retells the dramatic events between Good Friday and Easter Day. Ruben Valenzuela (Music Director), Robert Mealy (Concertmaster)
Handel: La resurrezione, HWV 47
Artists: Nell Snaidas (Soprano); Alice Teyssier (Soprano); Ryland Angel (Countertenor); Scott Mello (Tenor); Mischa Bouvier (Bass)
St. John's Episcopal Cathedral
Los Angeles, California
Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 4:00 PM
Handel’s oratorio from 1708 (Rome) retells the dramatic events between Good Friday and Easter Day. Ruben Valenzuela (Music Director), Robert Mealy (Concertmaster)
Handel: La resurrezione, HWV 47
Artists: Nell Snaidas (Soprano); Alice Teyssier (Soprano); Ryland Angel (Countertenor); Scott Mello (Tenor); Mischa Bouvier (Bass)
St. James by-the-Sea Episcopal Church
San Diego, California
Friday, 17 April 2015 - 7:00 PM
Handel’s oratorio from 1708 (Rome) retells the dramatic events between Good Friday and Easter Day. Ruben Valenzuela (Music Director), Robert Mealy (Concertmaster)
Handel: La resurrezione, HWV 47
Artists: Nell Snaidas (Soprano); Alice Teyssier (Soprano); Ryland Angel (Countertenor); Scott Mello (Tenor); Mischa Bouvier (Bass)
San Diego History Center, Balboa Park
San Diego, California
Saturday, 28 February 2015 - 7:00 PM
Featuring J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos 3 & 4 and Handel's Concerto Grosso Op. 3 No. 2 under the Guest Direction of Nicholas Kraemer (Principal Guest Conductor, Music of the Baroque)
Bach: Suite for Orchestra no 1 in C major, BWV 1066
Durante: Concerto for Strings no 8 in A major, “La Pazzia” (“The Folly”)
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048
Handel: Concerti grossi (6), Op. 3: no 2 in B flat major, HWV 313
Purcell: Fantasia upon a Ground à 3 in D major, Z 731
Bach: Brandenburg Concerto no 4 in G major, BWV 1049
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