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Norfolk Library Cultural Seminar

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

ENLIGHTENED EXUBERANCE: Bach’s Christmas Oratorio (1734)

Session #1 (of 6)

First Cantata (“Jauchzet, frolocket!”): For the First Day of Christmas

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: December 13
Norfolk Library Book Group
Later Event: January 16
Norfolk Library Cultural Seminar