Whittier College News Release
For Immediate Release - February 5, 1998
Media Contact: Thea Makow at (562) 907-4276 or David Palmer at (562) 907-4835
CALENDAR: 61ST ANNUAL BACH FESTIVAL
WHAT: 61st Annual Whittier College Bach Festival
WHEN: 8 p.m., Saturday, March 21: Monteverdi, Vespero Della Beata Vergine
7 p.m., Tuesday, March 24: Bach Musicale
8 p.m., Wednesday, March 25: Bach Chamber Concert
8 p.m., Sunday, March 29: Bach Cantata Concert
Bach Musicale, Bach Chamber Concert, Bach Cantata Concert: Memorial Chapel, Whittier College, 13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier.
Bach Musicale: free
Bach Chamber Concert: $10.00 (Discount available for students and senior citizens.)
Bach Cantata Concert: $10.00 (Discount available for students and senior citizens.)
ADD: Whittier College's 61st annual Bach Festival starts off at SkyRose Chapel with Chorale Bel Canto's performance of Vespero Della Vergine, which is hailed as the first great baroque oratorio and was composed by Bach's contemporary, Monteverdi. The festival continues with a free musicale, a chamber concert and a cantata concert -- all celebrating the great organist and composer.
INFORMATION: (562) 907-4203
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