The American Kantorei

2021 Fall Concert

The time is coming for our 2021 Fall Concert! Please mark your calendar for Sunday, November 21, 2021, at 3:00 pm. The event will take place at St Paul Lutheran Church, Des Peres, MO. This concert welcomes the return of our chorus.

The program will feature two cantatas by J.S. Bach – BWV 3 “Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid” (Oh God, how much heartache) and BWV 62 “Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland” (Now come, Savior of the nations).

Soloists Emily Truckenbrod, Lea Zelaya, Stephanie Ruggles, James Stevens, and Brian Parrish will join the instrumentalists of the American Kantorei under the direction of Maurice Boyer.
Following current CDC guidelines masks recommended for vaccinated individuals but not required. If you are not vaccinated masks are encouraged. Potential guests should self-screen at home if they feel unwell.
A recording of the concert will be made available to view via Facebook after the event.
Make sure to mark yourself as “going” via our Facebook event!

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Fall Concert, Sunday, November 21, 2021, 3:00 pm

 


2021 Summer Concert

We are thrilled to announce our second concert of the 2020-21 season! The event will take place at St Paul Lutheran Church, Des Peres, MO, on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at 3:00 pm.

The program will feature two cantatas by J. S. Bach—“Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn” BWV 132 and “O heiliges Geist- und Wasserbad” BWV 165—as well as a cantata for two sopranos by a composer whom Bach greatly admired—“Salve Jesu patris gnate unigenite” BuxWV 94.

Soloists Emily Truckenbrod, Lea Zelaya, Stephanie Ruggles, Scott Kennebeck, and Charles Brown, will join the instrumentalists of the American Kantorei under the direction of Maurice Boyer.

American Kantorei in Concert Sunday, June 6, 2021, 3:00 pm


Special Recordings

We have a new home for our recordings! Please visit the Media page to see clips from rehearsals as well as selection of Bach chorales.


Your Support

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