Festival Update: We had planned to open our 2016 Festival with an organ recital by John Scott, but we are sad to announce that he passed away on Wednesday, August 12th in New York City. With the rest of the musical world, friends, and family, we mourn his sudden passing. Click here for obituary in The Telegraph.
The 7th annual Arizona Bach Festival begins on Friday, January 8th 2016 with an organ recital (artist to be announced soon) at All Saints’ Episcopal Church. The centerpiece concert of the festival will be a staged version of the Passion According to St. John to be presented on Friday, January 15th, 7:30 pm at Camelback Bible Church. The festival concludes with violist Nokuthula Ngwenyama performing the Bach Gambe Sonatas on her Stradivarius with pianist Eckart Sellheim at All Saints’ Episcopal Church on Sunday, January 24th at 3:00 pm.