Course Details

500: Vocal Music of J.S. Bach

July 15-18, 2019
9:45 AM - 11:15 AM

J.S. Bach never composed an opera, yet his vocal works include some of the greatest music ever written for the human voice. Come join us as we broaden our understanding and deepen our enjoyment of Bach's cantatas and oratorios, as well as his transcendent settings of the Passion story.

Class Format: Lecture and Discussion

Hours of Reading: Less than 1 hour/session

Study Group Leader(s):

Ray Squitieri
Ray Squitieri has led courses at OLLI for nine years; these include instrumental music, opera and art song, European history, Chinese history, economic history, philanthropy, and acoustics.