Bach Vespers: May 6

Bach Vespers at St. Thomas
Sunday, May 6 5:30pm
Prelude: Concerto No. 5 for Flute and Orchestra, BWV 1056 
Cantata: Süsser Trost mein Jesu kömmt, BWV 151

Mary Southworth, soprano
Kate Tombaugh, alto
Cameo Humes, tenor
Darrell Acon, bass
Randy Bowman, violin
Dr. Brett Scott, guest conductor
The Cincinnati Bach Ensemble
Carlton Monroe, conductor

The Bach Vespers at St. Thomas, a unique worship experience combining Evening Prayer with the cantatas of J. S. Bach, presents the final Vespers of the 2012-2013 program year, featuring soloists Mary Southworth, Kate Tombaugh, Cameo Humes, and Darrell Acorn and the Cincinnati Bach Ensemble under the leadership of guest conductor Dr. Brett Scott. The featured cantata is BWV 151, Süsser Trost mein Jesu kömmt (Sweet comfort, my Jesus comes). 

The prelude to the service will be Bach’s Concerto for Flute and Orchestra, BWV 1056 with soloists and Cincinnati Symphony Principal Flutist Randy Bowman. The will be a reception following the service celebrating the outstanding first year of this beautiful new musical tradition.