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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 #5 (of 6)

Fifth Cantata (“Ehre sei dir, Gott, gesungen”): For the first Sunday in the new year

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 30
Norfolk Library Cultural Seminar
Later Event: February 7
Norfolk Library Book Group