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OUR REPERTOIRE

 

Works we have studied, sung and occasionally performed:

    of Johann Sebastian Bach's music:

 

Any of 200 sacred cantatas*

16 secular cantatas

30 or more sacred choral works including masses, passions, oratorios, liturgies, motets and songs. (Many of these categories overlap.)  

 

As of 2017 we have studied more than half of these works.

 

Additionally:

 

Sacred choral works by:

 

Johann Ludwig Bach

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

Dietrich Buxtehude

Georg Frideric Handel

Heinrich Schütz

Andreas Hammerschmidt

Gabrieli

Palestrina

 

Our orchestra has also played works by Handel, Corelli, Purcell and other Baroque composers.