Last year’s performers:
Linda Mack Berven, harpsichord
Kristen Chen, piano
Charissa Chiaravalotti, soprano/conductor
Danny DeSantis, violin/viola
Tamara Freida, violin
Hans Freuden, cello
Kerry Ginger, mezzo-soprano
Erik Gustafson, tenor
C. Scott Hagler, organ/harpsichord
Susan Hess, bassoon
David Homer, bass
Emily Huntsman, violin
Robert Ingliss, oboe
Mika Inouye, harpsichord
Katherine Jetter, cello
Gemma Kavanagh, soprano
Rochelle Mann, flute
Daniel Morgenstern, flute
Cathy Pope, violin
Kathryn Shaffer, flute
Curtis Storm, tenor
Tennille Taylor, violin
Ginger Williams, viola
M. Brent Williams, violn
Trumpet Geezers
Durango Children's Chorale
Durango Women's Choir
Fort Lewis College Chamber Choir


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




Dozens of Fine Musicians.
9 Glorious Concerts.
1 Beautiful Venue.
Our Tenth Year!

3rd Ave. Arts presents Durango’s Own Festival
Showcasing the Music of J.S. Bach
March 12–18, 2017

In cooperation with the Four Corners Music Teachers Association, the festival opens with two Student Recital Sunday, March 12 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 1!
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 13–17 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, Wednesday, March 15 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 18 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 Wednesday 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 12 • 2:00 & 4:00 p.m.

Recital and Reception Hosted by Katzin Music

No ticket required. Requested donation: $5.


Bach’s Lunch

Monday, March 13

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

   Rochelle Mann, Flute
   C. Scott Hagler, Harpsichord
   Sandy Kiefer, Cello
     Flute Sonata in C Major, BWV 1033
     I. Andante – Presto • II. Allegro • III. Adagio • IV. Menuetto • V. Menuetto

   Vivace Mandolin Ensemble
     Vivace from Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
     Prelude 22 in B-flat minor, BWV 867

Tuesday, 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

   Kathryn Shaffer, Flute
   Kristen Chen, Piano
     Flute Sonata in E Minor, BWV 1034
     I. Adagio ma non tanto • II. Allegro • III. Andante • IV. Allegro

Wednesday, 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

   The Trumpet Geezers, Mick Hesse, Director

   Mick Hesse, Trumpet
   Marilyn Myers, Trumpet
   C. Scott Hagler, Organ
     My Spirit Will Be Joyful from Easter Cantata, BWV 146

Thursday, 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

   Mika Inouye, Harpsichord
   C. Scott Hagler, Organ
     Organ Sonata No. 6 in G, BWV 530
     

Friday, 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


   M. Brent Williams, Violin
     Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Unaccompanied Violin, BWV 1004
     Ciaconna

   Marilyn Garst, Harpsichord
     Prelude and Fugue in G Major from The Well-Tempered Clavier, Vol. II, BWV 884

   Brandon Christensen, Violin
   Sandy Kiefer, Cello
   Levi Brown, Piano
     Violin Sonata in A major, BWV 1015
     I. [Andante] • II. Allegro • III. Andante un poco • IV. Presto

Midweek Concert: Keyboard Works of Bach

Wednesday, March 15 • 7:00 p.m. • St. Mark's

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


   
     



Bach's Birthday Bash
Festival Finale Concert

Saturday, March 18 • 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

   Bach Festival Orchestra
     Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-flat Major, BWV 1051
     I. Allegro • II. Adagio ma non tanto • III. Allegro

     Ginger Williams, Viola I; Karl Winkler, Viola II
     M. Brent Williams, Viola da Gamba I; Danny DeSantis, Viola da Gamba II
     Katherine Jetter, Cello; Daivd Homer, Bass; C. Scott Hagler, Harpsichord

   Durango Chamber Singers, Elizabeth Crawford, Director
   Bach Festival Orchestra
      Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230

   Bach Festival Orchestra
   Marilyn Garst, Harpsichord
     Harpsichord Concerto No. 2 in E Major, BWV 1053
     I. Allegro • II. Siciliano • III. Allegro

   Bach Festival Orchestra
   Rochelle Mann, Flute
     Orchestral Suite No. 2 in b minor, BWV 1067
     I. Ouverture • II. Rondeau • III. Sarabande • IV. Bourée I — Bourée II
     V. Polonaise — Double • VI. Menuet • VII. Badinerie


BACH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA M. Brent Williams, conductor

Violin I: M. Brent Williams, Lauren Avery Heuser, Cathy Pope
Violin II: Tennille Taylor, Emily Huntsman, Danny DeSantis
Viola: Ginger Williams, Karl Winkler
Cello: Katherine Jetter
Bass: David Homer
Flute: Rochelle Mann
Harpsichord: C. Scott Hagler, Linda Mack Berven


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