Bauhaus Bach

10/21/2011 at 08:00 PM – Carnegie HallIn conjunction with the Whitney Museum’s exhibit on the artist Lyonel Feininger, J.S. Bach gets amodernist bent in these 20th-century orchestrations by Arnold Schoenberg, Max Reger and others. Theprogram also features Feininger’s own composition based on a form that Bach perfected—the fugue.

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  • J.S. Bach (orchestration by Max Reger)—O Mensch, Bewein’ dein’ Sünde gross
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  • J.S. Bach (orchestration by Arnold Schoenberg)—Komm, Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist
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  • Lyonel Feininger (orchestration by Richard Wilson)—Three Fugues
  • Arnold Schoenberg—Variations for Orchestra
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  • J.S. Bach (orchestration by Schoenberg)—Prelude and Fugue in E Flat Major, “St. Anne”
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  • J.S. Bach (orchestration by Wolfgang Graeser)—The Art of the Fugue

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