Our Awesome 2016 Season

Bach’s Enduring Legacy In 1997, I heard a live performance of St. Matthew Passion in Germany under the direction of Helmuth Rilling. That experience simply changed my life. 20 years later, I had the honor of performing it again in Colorado with some amazing...

Bach’s Early Cantatas: Rare and Exquisite

“I worked hard. Anyone who works as hard as I did can achieve the same results.”   These are the words of Johann Sebastian Bach, who remains as one of the most productive composers of all time.  More than 1,126 works are currently surviving, and we don’t really know...

What Makes Our Performance of Messiah Special?

Many would agree that Handel’s Messiah is probably the most revered oratorio of all time, and its popularity is somewhat similar to the Nutcracker, especially during the Holiday season. Although originally written for Easter season, Handel’s Messiah has become more...

Get to Know Colorado Bach Ensemble

What are we all about? Colorado Bach Ensemble is a professional organization. In fact, we are the only group of professional singers AND instrumentalists under one artistic directorship in this state (and one of the very few in the country). It means that I, as the...