In collaboration with VocalEssence Ensemble Singers
Cantatas I, III, V, VI
– Johann Sebastian Bach


Join us on this vivid magical journey through the mystery of the nativity in the beautiful Basilica of Saint Mary led by VocalEssence Artistic Director Philip Brunelle and Matthias Maute, with Evangelist, Nicholas Chalmers.

Friday, December 3, 2021 - 7:30 PM
Basilica of Saint Mary, Minneapolis

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Become a sponsor

We would like to invite you to celebrate the holiday with us!
Bach’s Christmas Oratorio has become an annual fixture, please consider sponsoring a cantata movement or a section of the choir and orchestra of this exciting concert!

Please call 612-440-6219 to become a sponsor!
OR download the form below, fill it out and mail it
by November 15th to:
Bach Society of Minnesota, 275 East Fourth Street, Suite 260, St. Paul, MN 55101

Founded in 1969, Minneapolis-based VocalEssence has decades of history as one of the world’s premier choral music organizations. But despite its global influence, VocalEssence has kept its focus local—consistently pioneering ways to strengthen Minnesota’s community through thrilling musical experiences. Check out their website to learn more!

Nicholas Chalmers, Evangelist

Proof of Covid-19 vaccination or a negative test result is required before attending BSM events.