Brilliant Bach

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6036 Coburg Rd
Halifax, Nova Scotia

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November 27, 2022

Johann Sebastian Bach is Baroque music’s superstar, and one of the most influential composers in the history of classical music. And Alexander Weimann is perhaps Canada’s top harpsichordist/conductor, praised as “ultra-capable” (Vancouver Sun) with “extraordinary insight” (The Globe and Mail).

Experience these two creative forces with Symphony Nova Scotia in this beautiful all-Bach concert, featuring highlights like the majestic Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 and the delightful Suite No. 3 – including the achingly beautiful Air (transcribed as Air on the G String), one of the most famous pieces of music ever written.

Symphony Nova Scotia presents
Alexander Weimann, leader
Renaud Lapierre, violin
Susan Sayle, viola
Étienne Chénard, viola

On the program
Maddalena Laura Sirmen: Violin Concerto No. 3 in A major, Op. 3 No. 3
G.P. Telemann: Concerto grosso in D major, TWV 54:D3
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 6
J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3
G.P. Telemann: Sinfonia Melodica


Date November 27, 2022
Time 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Category Arts & Culture / Live Music & Entertainment
Venue St. Andrew’s United Church