Toccata Winter MusicFest concerts continues Friday
March 16, 2016
Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus continues its Winter MusicFest with the 11th annual presentation of J. S. Bach's masterpiece, The Passion according to St. Matthew.
The first concert of the four concert series will take place 7 p.m. Friday at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Carson City.
The program will feature selections from Part two of the Passion, and will be performed in English. Soloists include Chris Langton, Chris Nelson, Maria Arrigotti, Anna Helwing and Joy Strotz. Continuo will be Katie Lauder on harpsichord and Nicholas Haines on cello. Maestro James Rawie will conduct all performances.
The St. Matthew Passion will be repeated 7 p.m. Monday at St. Theresa Catholic Church in South Lake Tahoe located at 1041 Lyons Ave. The final concert will be 7 p.m. Good Friday, March 25 at St. Patrick's Episcopal Church in Incline Village located at 341 Village Blvd.
Tickets are available at the door or online at http://www.ToccataTahoe.com. General admission to all concerts is $25 adults, $20 seniors, $5 students aged 19 to 23 with valid ID. Preferred seating is $35 and $15 for youth/students. Youth under 19 years of age are admitted free, in non reserved seating. All performances are supported by the Kling Family Foundation.
Corpus Christi Catholic Church is located at 3597 N. Sunridge Drive.