Back to All Events

Norfolk Library Cultural Seminar

  • Norfolk Library 9 Greenwoods Road East Norfolk, CT, 06058 United States (map)

ENLIGHTENED EXUBERANCE: Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (1734)

Session #4 (of 6)

Fourth Cantata (“Fallet mit Danken, fallet mit Loben”): For New Year’s Day (or the Feast of the Circumcision)

Join us for an exploration of the cultural moment that encases one of Bach’s most iconic works, an oratorio made up of six individual cantatas. We’ll watch performances and look at some of the political, social, and artistic factors that surround this masterpiece.

Earlier Event: January 24
Norfolk Library Book Group
Later Event: February 6
Norfolk Library Cultural Seminar