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First in Lviv - Bach Marathon 2015

News2015-03-06

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On 21st of March 2015 in Lviv will take place Bach Marathon 2015 - international project "Bach in the Subways Day" dedicated to Johann Sebastian Bach’s 330th Birthday.

Bach in the Subways is an international movement for classical music lovers. Every year on March 21 Johann Sebastian Bach’s birthday musicians around the world celebrate Bach in the Subways Day by offering performances in subways, public spaces and concerts open to all.

After March 2 through streets of Lviv will run unusual tram in which will be music of the composer inviting Lviv residents and guests to attend the event world-wide.

Bach Marathon 2015 Program

March 21, 2015

12:00 - 13:30 - Bach’s High Mass

15:00 - 16:15 - Sonatas and Partitas for solo violin

17:30 - 18:30 - Bach’s Bible

18:45 - 19:45 - Sonatas for violin and harpsichord

20:00 - 21:30 - Look Through Time

00:00 - Musical Baroque Frescoes

 

Lviv Organ and Chamber Music Hall, 8 Stepana Bandery St.

 

14:00 - 14:45 - Rejoice! Sing!

14:45 - 15:45 - Spiritual and Secular

16:00 - 17:00 - Instrumental Concerts

17:15 - 18:15 - Chorale Preludes

18:30 - 19:30 - Six suites for solo cello

20:45 - 21:45 - Toccatas

22:00 - 22:45 - Orchestral Music

00:00 - Architecture of Bach Music | Noble Organ | Bach Marathon in Lviv Official closure

 

Lyudkevych Concert Hall of Lviv Philharmonic, 7 Tchaikovsky St.

Potocki Palace, 15 Kopernyka St.

 

15:00 - 16:00 - Bach from Collegium Musicum

16:00 - 19:15 - Chamber Music

18:30 - 19:30 - Three sonatas for viola da gamba and harpsichord

 

In addition to Lviv Organ and Chamber Music Hall, Potocki Palace and Lyudkevych Concert Hall of Lviv Philharmonic in the marathon will participate other locations of the city - cafes, restaurants, public transport - 24 hour live performance works of the famous composer.

Bach Marathon 2015 Tickets

Day ticket: free of charge

Organizers of Bach Marathon 2015

Lviv Tourism Department

City: Lviv

Country: Ukraine

More informartion about the "Bach in the Subways" you may find here