Event Calendar

Choral Masters of the Baroque: Music of Bach and Handel


The Cathedral Church of the Advent
2017 Sixth Avenue North Birmingham
United States
Thursday, May 14, 2020

7:30 p.m. – Choral Masters of the Baroque: Music of Bach and Handel: The Advent Cathedral Choir and Orchestra will present an evening of sacred choral works from the Baroque period, under the direction of the Cathedral’s music director Frederick Teardo. This concert will feature our new harpsichord as a continuo instrument playing with the orchestra, alongside the John and Lucille Urmey Continuo Organ. Featured on the program will be George Frideric Handel’s Coronation Anthem Zadok the Priest, Johann Sebastian Bach’s Orchestral Suite No. 3, and his Cantata No. 140 on Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers, Wake!). Please join us for this very special concert event featuring our renowned Cathedral Choir and members of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.

FREE ADMISSION, with no purchase of tickets required.

Charles M. Kennedy, Associate Director of Music and Organist