A traditional concert of music from the beginning of Bach's Leipzig period, 1723- 1750.

About the Project

Friday, 28 June 2019 8:00 pm at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church, 9601 Old Georgetown Road, ​Bethesda, MD 20814. Admission is free.  

Help us reach our goal with a small contribution! In this campaign for every dollar you donate the Montgomery County Council and the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County will provide a 100% match. Your small gift will go a lot further during this campaign!

  • Your gift of $10 will become $20, which can offset part of the cost of sheet music for this performance!
  • A gift of $20 will become $40, which can help pay artist fees for this project!
  • A gift of $30 will become $60, which can assist us with advertising for this concert!
Your generosity will go a LOT further, thanks to the Power2Give gift match program sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County! Please help us provide the community with the high-quality artistic programming people in our region have come to know and love from ChorSymphonica. 

In this traditional concert we present the first three Cantatas of Bach’s Leipzig era. Two were submitted when
he interviewed for the position of Director of Music for the City of Leipzig, and the third was the first Cantata he
​produced after his arrival. Leipzig’s 1st taste!


Matching Sponsors

Our generous sponsors will contribute $1 for every $1 donated to this project up to $4,000 ! (pending matching fund availability)

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  • Donate $10 or more

    We'll send you a free should clip of a recent performance!

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  • Donate $25 or more

    In addition to the above benefit, we'll include your name in our program, and on our website.

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  • Donate $50 or more

    In addition to the above benefits, for a $50 donation we'll send you your choice of one of our "Conversation Concert" archival recordings from the past 5 years of concerts. Selections include Bach's Magnificat, Mozart's Coronation Mass (with bonus music of Exsultate, jubilate, and an "Epistle" sonata), and Bach's Cantata #4, "Christ lag in Todesbanden."

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  • Donate $100 or more

    In addition to the earlier benefits, for a $100 donation we'll arrange for a Meet-and-Greet with our Conductor and Soloists following the concert!

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  • Donate $150 or more

    In addition to the above benefits, for a $100 donation we'll send you a copy of Christoph Wolff's "Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician," regarded as one of the best Bach biographies of recent times. "A monumental work that must find its way into the library of every dedicated lover of music. . . This is a volume to be read carefully and then reread. The unique light it casts upon Bach's accomplishments will long be treasured." - Isaac Stern

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  • Donate $240 or more

    In addition to the above benefits, we can offer donors who join our 20/20/20 annual campaign a discount to our future ticketed events Join our 20/20/20 Campaign with a $240 donation.

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-$480 to go. Every dollar helps.
$8,480 of $8,000 goal ⋅ ended 59 days ago

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