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Bach Cantata Series: BWV 140 "Wachet Auf"

Thursday, Apr 11, 2013
Grand Pavillion

Portrait of composer JS BachKatie Baughman, soprano
Matthew Hill, tenor
Keith Browning, bass
Cindy Bauchspies, conductor
Paul Bagley, violin
Kristin Bakkegard, violin
Emily Cantrell, viola
Seth Castleton, cello
Emily Tsai, oboe
David Dickey, oboe
Sarah Balzer, English horn
Robert Gibson, bass
Doug Eber, bassoon
Theodore Guerrant, organ

The Bach Cantata Series is dedicated to exploring the more than 200 extant cantatas by the great master through informal performances by students and friends of the UMD Choral Activities.Want to participate? This performance is preceded by a rehearsal in Room 2201 from 12:15PM to 1PM. All singers welcome!

Visit MSPAL to learn more about Bach’s life and works, including his hundreds of sacred and secular cantatas:

  • Recordings: Listen to recordings of BVW 140 by ensembles from all over the world.
  • Scores: Follow along with a score of “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen”
  • Commentary: Explore Bach's sacred and secular cantata repertoire through musicological commentary and analysis.
  • Biographies: Learn more about Bach’s life and works through resources available on the shelves of MSPAL.

Streaming Audio:  Enjoy performances of Bach’s “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen” streaming from Naxos Music Library and Alexander Street Press’s Classical Music Library from anywhere, including your smartphone.