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“Bach at Home,” Orchestra of St. Luke’s (OSL) curated online Festival, will launch on June 23 and continue through July 14, 2020, with content released each consecutive Tuesday at 12:00 pm ET. The digital Festival reconceives the 2020 OSL Bach Festival that would have taken place in June during the same period but was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “Bach at Home” will be comprised of over 30 video performances, as well as original interviews, discussions, essays, and additional archived content that will be available at OSLmusic.org/Bach.
Featured artists include Principal Conductor Bernard Labadie, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, cellist Pieter Wispelwey, harpsichordists Jean Rondeau and Pierre Hantaï, soprano Amanda Forsythe, pianist and speaker Pedja Mužijević, composer and mentor Anna Clyne and the four emerging composers selected for OSL’s 2020 DeGaetano Composition Institute, now in its second year, which provides participants with creative development support in the creation of a new work: William Gardiner, (Brooklyn, NY), Charles Peck(Morton, PA), Jeremy Rapaport-Stein (Boston, MA), and Nicky Sohn(Houston, TX); conductor Ben Gernon, as well as students and faculty from the Youth Orchestra of St. Luke’s (YOSL).