2013 Durango Bach Festival
3rd Ave. Arts presents the sixth annual Durango Bach Festival, a week-long event March 17 to 23, 2013 in Durango, Colorado showcasing the music of J. S. Bach. Visit DurangoBachFestival.com for up-to-the-minute schedules and performers. Convenient Festival Passes and tickets for the Wednesday, March 20 Midweek Pre-Concert Talk and Concert and the closing Bach's Birthday Bash concert on Saturday, March 23 are available here!
The festival opens with a Student Recital Sunday, March 17 at 2:00 p.m. followed by a reception in the Parish Hall. Students of all ages are accepted by recommendation of their music teacher. Tickets not required; minimum donation: $5 (included in all passes).
Bach's Lunch is a half-hour recital Monday through Friday, March 18-22 at noon, followed by a luncheon in the Parish Hall. Meet the musicians, enjoy lunch, and hear interesting talks. No ticket required. Minimum donations: $5 recital, $8 lunch (included in all passes).
Midweek Concert, Wednesday, March 20 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark's, will feature the rarely heard Goldberg Variations performed on organ, with a pre-concert talk by guest lecturer Timothy Smith. Advance tckets recommended. $15 adults, $5 students/children (included in all passes). Space is limited; buy your tickets soon!
Closing Birthday Bash Concert, Saturday, March 23 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark's will feature a Brandenburg Concerto, a keyboard concerto and other works. Advance tckets recommended. $15 adults, $5 students/children (included in all passes). Space is limited; buy your tickets soon!
All festival events take place in the historic sanctuary at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 910 E. 3rd Ave. in Durango, Colorado. Hear the glorious music of J. S. Bach in one of the most beautiful, intimate settings in southwest Colorado.
Buy a Bach Festival Pass and Save $5! The $95 pass includes all recitals, all luncheons and talks, one ticket for the 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Midweek Concert and one ticket to the 7:30 p.m. Closing Bach's Birthday Bash Concert on Saturday. For passes, click on the March 17 date in the pull-down menu above.
St. Mark's Episcopal Church (View)
910 E. 3rd Ave.
Durango, CO 81301
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