Andreas Scholl Sings Bach

Birmingham International Concert Season 2011/12

Part of Birmingham International Concert Season 2011/12

Wednesday 1 February 2012

Town Hall

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Beginning a major focus this season on the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, incomparable countertenor Andreas Scholl performs two of the most poignant and profound of the composer’s many cantatas. With numerous awards and best-selling albums, Scholl has set a gold standard for a new generation of countertenors. Prepare to be captivated by one of the finest voices you will ever hear.

‘Scholl delivered with that familiar, otherworldly tone that sends shivers down your spine.’ The Guardian

‘Any singer wishing to learn a thing or two about engaging an audience should witness Andreas Scholl in action. He never ceased to be captivating.’ Music OMH

‘Scholl’s immaculately turned vocalism, founded on breath control that appeared miraculous…’ The Guardian

Andreas Scholl countertenor
Kammerorchester Basel
Julia Schröder leader

J.S. Bach Sinfonia from Cantata No 156  
  Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grab 4’
  Cantata No 82, Ich habe genug 24’
  Harpsichord Concerto in F minor BWV 1056 10’
  Cantata No 169, Gott soll allein mein Herze haben 25’

£9.50, £17.50, £27.50, £40*
60plus: £9.50, £17, £26.50, £38*

Discounts also available for children, students and under 25s, wheelchair users, disabled patrons and their companions, concert package bookers and groups of 11+. For more details on all discounts and how to book click here.

Choir Benches not available.

Town Hall

  • Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Part of Birmingham International Concert Season 2011/12

The world’s greatest classical stars perform in a special celebratory year In 2012 Symphony Hall comes of age as we mark our twenty-first anniversary. Join our celebrations in a series of spectacular concerts featuring The Royal Opera with Antonio Pappano and Bryn Terfel, Mariinsky Orchestra...

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