Visit www.peoriabachfestival.org" www.peoriabachfestival.org or call 676-4609 for details and full descriptions of the programs and events.


Visit www.peoriabachfestival.org" www.peoriabachfestival.org or call 676-4609 for details and full descriptions of the programs and events.


Friday, June 3    12:05 p.m.    Bach at Noon: Annual Young Artists’ Recital (Free)


Monday, June 6    12:05 p.m.    The Bach-Busoni Transcriptions – John Orfe, piano (Free)

8 p.m.    “Arisen Is the Holy Christ:” Rejoicing in the Hope of the Resurrection
        Organ Music by Johann Sebastian Bach – Jonathan Wessler, organ (Free)

Tuesday, June 7 noon    Lunch with Bach: The Easter Oratorio (call to reserve a free lunch)
        Dr. John Jost, lecturer

Wednesday, June 8    12:05 p.m.    Bach at Noon: Bach Meets Jazz – Edward Kaizer and Friends (Free)

    4 p.m.    Hey Kids! Meet Mr. Bach: Creating, Composing, and Recreating (Admission $2.50 – free gift to the first 50 families)

Thursday, June 9 noon    Lunch with Bach: The Motets (call to reserve a free lunch)
        Dr. Martin Dicke, lecturer

5:30 p.m.    Chamber Concert: Bach Meets Tango – Tango Espejo with Garold Fowler (Free)

Friday, June 10    12:05 p.m.    Bach at Noon: Music for Cello and Flute – Janet Anthony, cello; Kyle Dzapo, flute; and Carol Wessler, harpsichord (Free)

6 p.m.    Coffee with Bach (come and enjoy free coffee and desserts)
6:45 p.m.    Pre-concert Lecture
7:30 p.m.    Coffee Concert – Admission $12 Adults/$8 Students ($10/$5 in advance)
                   Peoria Bach Festival Orchestra with Kathryn Reed, harpsichord (featuring Orchestral        Suite No. 3, Harpsichord Concerto in D minor, and Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 3 & 5)

Saturday, June 11    7:30 p.m.    Festival Concert – Admission $12 Adults/$8 Students ($10/$5 in advance)
Peoria Bach Festival Choir and Orchestra (featuring the motet “Jesus, Priceless Treasure” and the Easter Oratorio)

Sunday, June 12    8 a.m.    Festival Worship Services

10:45 a.m.    Peoria Bach Festival Choir singing the motet “Jesus, Priceless Treasure”


All events and concerts will be held at:
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
135 NE Randolph Ave.
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 676-4609