Bach Choir of Bethlehem's Mass in B Minor
Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 2:30 pm
- Hosted by Arlene Clendenning
WDIY presents a special broadcast of J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor as performed by the Bach Choir of Bethlehem. This weekend would have marked the beginning of the 113th Bethlehem Bach Festival. Each year at the festival, the choir performs Bach’s masterpiece, the Mass in B Minor at 2:30 pm on Saturday afternoons. This year, WDIY has partnered with the Bach Choir of Bethlehem to allow people to "gather" in their own homes and experience the concert's beautiful centerpiece via WDIY's airwaves and website. Recorded at First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem, May 1997, under the direction of Greg Funfgel.