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Covering the Arizona Bach Festival – Publicity, etc.

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Arizona Bach Festival in the news and on other websites:

Arizona PBS – Arizona Horizon: Bach in Brass (2020)

Broadway World: Arizona Bach Festival Announces Concerts and Artists for 2020

KBACH 89.5 FM: Arizona Bach Festival Tenth Anniversary Season (2019)

Arizona Daily Star: True Concord completing Bach trifecta with St. Matthew Passion (2019) Arizona Bach Festival Celebrates 10th Anniversary (2019)

WhereTraveler: The January 2018 Arizona Events to Put on Your Calendar Right Now (2018)

Broadway World: 2018 Arizona Bach Festival Comes To Phoenix (2018) Arizona Bach Festival Returns to Phoenix (2017) Top 12 classical, dance concerts in January in Phoenix (2017) 2017 ARIZONA BACH FESTIVAL JAN 14-29

Broadway World: Schedule Announced for 2017 Arizona Bach Festival Top 20 Arts Events in January (2015) 1/11-26: Bach Festival unites audiences, artists (2014) Arizona Bach Festival (2014)

Camelback Bible Church: Arizona Bach Festival Presents (2014)

YouTube video of Kimiko Ishizaka performing at the 2014 Festival

Arts 101: Bach” – an article by Richard Nilsen quoting Scott Youngs, Music Director of the Arizona Bach Festival

A nice writeup on our festival on the “Catholic Phoenix” website, as well as “What Catholics Owe Bach—and What Bach Owes the Catholic Tradition

AZ Bach Festival featured in the January arts picks in the Arizona Republic (12/30/2011)

AZ Bach Festival featured as “main course” in the “menu” of
January arts picks in the Arizona Republic

Arizona Republic (1/4/2011): Arizona Bach Festival a star-studded series

AZ Bach Festival named “Best Classical Music Series 2010” by the
Phoenix New Times!

AZ Bach Festival photos on FaceBook

AZ Bach Festival YouTube channel

AZ Bach Festival on Twitter

We’re now listed on the Arts America website.

and on one of the best JS Bach websites:
Arizona Bach Festival on

Archived coverage from the 2010 (inaugural festival):

A review by blogger Edward Jensen / Arizona Republic – special coverage from 1/3/2010:

1/3-7: Arizona Bach Festival
Great Bach recordings
Bach was ultimate Baroque artist
Bach’s life, family was music
How to listen to Bach
Arts 101: Bach or forward? – Jan. arts picks: Classical music you can count on

KBAQ – Arizona Bach Festival: Three-part interview with Don Morse – Organ I, Violin, Oratorio, Organ II

All Saints’ Episcopal Church – “Saints Alive” (on p. 4)

A sample of coverage from the American Bach series: “Music Director’s Passion is Bach Cantatas

Other materials:

“Experience the Nature of Bach” poster, a painting by Barbara Rudolph
(click on the image for a link to her blog post about this poster)

Bachupy Arizona

“Bachupy Arizona” poster, created by 2012 Festival artist Evan Shinners
(click on the image for a larger version)

Bachupy Arizona