Last year’s performers:
Hayley Cunningham, viola
Linda Mack Berven, harpsichord
Mary Ellen Cerroni, flute
Kristen Chen, piano
Danny DeSantis, viola
Hans Freuden, cello
Marilyn Garst, harpsichord
C. Scott Hagler, organ
Mika Inouye, harpsichord
Katherine Jetter, cello
Gemma Kavanagh, soprano
Cathy Pope, violin
Kathryn Shaffer, flute
Curtis Storm, tenor
Tennille Taylor, violin
Julia Thom, piano/organ
M. Brent Williams, violn
Trumpet Geezers


C. Scott Hagler
Festival Director
Scott@3rdAveArts.org
(970) 903-8854




Dozens of Fine Musicians.
9 Glorious Concerts.
1 Beautiful Venue.

3rd Ave. Arts presents Durango’s Own Festival
Showcasing the Music of J.S. Bach
March 13–19, 2016

In cooperation with the Four Corners Music Teachers Association, the festival opens with two Student Recital Sunday, March 13 at 2:00 and 4:00 p.m. at St. Mark's Episcopal Church followed by receptions in the Parish Hall hosted by Katzin Music. Students of all ages are accepted by recommendation of their music teacher on a first-received, first-selected basis. Please note: Festival staff will assign students to one of the two recitals to create balanced programs. Please be sure you are available for both. We will keep members of the same family on the same concert. REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS FEBRUARY 15!
Download the forms here: Information for Teachers | Student Registration Form.
No ticket required. Requested donation: $5 at the door.

Bach’s Lunch is a half-hour recital Monday through Friday, March 14–18 at noon, followed by lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall. Meet the musicians, enjoy lunch, and hear interesting lectures. See details, artists and repertoire, below.
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15

Mid-week Concert, Thursday, March 17 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark's Episcopal Church
See details, artists and repertoire, below.
Advance tickets recommended. $20 adults, $5 students/children.
Space is limited; purchase your tickets soon!

Festival Finale Concert Saturday, March 19 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark's Episcopal Church.
See details, artists and repertoire, below.
Advance tickets recommended. $20 adults, $5 students/children.
Space is limited; purchase your tickets soon!


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Buy a Festival Pass and Save $10! The $100 pass includes all recitals, all luncheons and talks, one ticket to the Thursday evening concert and one ticket to the Saturday evening Festival Finale concert. Purchase festival passes here.

Purchase tickets to individual concerts here.

Or download a ticket purchase/sponsorship form here to order by mail. Please note: walk-up service is no longer available at St. Mark's.


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We need your support! Your tax-deductible donation to the Bach Festival will support the artists who perform on the festival. Please make a secure donation online through PayPal, or download a ticket purchase/sponsorship form here. Your name can be mentioned in concert programs thanking your for your support, or you may remain anonymous.

Another way to support the festival is to purchase festival merchandise, available at all festival events.

Thank you for your support.


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As programs become available, this page will be updated. Check back often!

Students Perform J.S. Bach

Sunday, March 13 • 2:00 & 4:00 p.m.

Recital and Reception Hosted by Katzin Music

No ticket required. Requested donation: $5.


Bach’s Lunch

Monday, March 14

12:00 noon: Recital
12:30 p.m. Meet and mingle over lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15

Tuesday, March 15

12:00 noon: Recital
12:30 p.m. Meet and mingle over lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15

Wednesday, March 16

12:00 noon: Recital
12:30 p.m. Meet and mingle over lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15

   Trumpet Geezers, Mick Hesse, director

Thursday, March 17

12:00 noon: Recital
12:30 p.m. Meet and mingle over lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15

Friday, March 18

12:00 noon: Recital
12:30 p.m. Meet and mingle over lunch from Catering by Cheryl in the Parish Hall
Pay at the door. Recital: $5, Lunch: $8 or two for $15


Midweek Concert: Choral Works of Bach

Thursday, March 17 • 7:00 p.m. • St. Mark's

Advance tickets recommended. $20 adults, $5 students/children.
Space is limited; purchase your tickets now


   Durango Children's Chorale

   Fort Lewis College Chamber Choir

   Durango Women's Choir


Bach's Birthday Bash
Festival Finale Concert

Saturday, March 19 • 7:00 p.m.

Advance tickets recommended. $20 adults, $5 students/children.
Space is limited and the concert traditionally sells out; purchase your tickets now

   Marilyn Garst, solo harpsichord
   Bach Festival Orchestra
     Harpsichord Concerto in E Major, BWV 1053
     I. Allegro • II. Siciliano • III. Allegro

   Bach Festival Orchestra


Bach Festival Orchestra
Violin I: M. Brent Williams, conductor
Violin II:
Viola:
Cello:
Bass:
Harpsichord: Linda Mack Berven


3rd Ave. Arts PO Box 1383 Durango, CO 81302 (970) 903-7427