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Curtain-Raisers to Bach's Cello

  • General Theological Seminary 440 W 21st Street New York, NY US (map)

Join us for a night on the gorgeous grounds of the General Theological Seminary, where Matt Haimovitz will present new works for solo cello as overtures to Bach's monumental Cello Suites.

Click here to see Haimovitz playing Bach‘s G Major Cello Suite, BWV 1007

Outdoor Intermission reception by Gelato Giusto 


Bach Chorale
Glass Overture (2015)
Bach Prélude from Suite I in G Major, BWV 1007
Du Yun The Veronica (2015)
Bach Prélude from Suite II in D Minor, BWV 1008
Sanford Es War (2016) (New York Premiere)
Bach Prélude from Suite V in C Minor, BWV 1011
Iyer Run (2015)
Bach Suite III in C Major, BWV 1009

Cello | Matt Haimovitz
& Festival Cellists Christine Lamprea, Angela Lee, Joseph Lee

Haimovitz photo credit: Brent Calis

Earlier Event: June 13
Walking Tour II | Master of Adoration
Later Event: June 14
Rogerio Boccato Quarteto