41st Annual Bachathon

A celebration of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach


Sunday May 3, 2020 
2:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Kansas City's Annual Festival of the Great Music of Johann Sebastian Bach. 
Sponsored by the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral
415 W. 13th St. 
Kansas City, Missouri 64105

”Come when you can, leave when you must” 
Open to the public — Donations Requested

Past Performance

Sunday May 5, 2019 

2:00 p.m.  — Kurt Knecht, organ
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C, BWV 564 
“Wedge” Fugue in E minor, BWV 548 

2:30 p.m.  — Jan Kraybill, organ 

Pièce d'Orgue BWV 572
Meine Seele erhebt den Herren: Fuge über das Magnificat, BWV 733 
Concerto nach Vivaldi in D minor, BWV 596
     I. (Allegro) 
     II. Grave
     III. Fuga
     IV. Largo e spiccato
     V. Allegro

3:00 p.m.  — Schola Cantorum
                      Rob Hobgood, conductor 
                       with the Kansas City Baroque Consortium 

Cantata #131, “Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herrt, zu dir” 
     “Out of the depths, I call, Lord, to You.” 

3:30 p.m.  — Ann Marie Rigler, organ 

In dir ist Freude, BWV 615 
   (In Thee is Gladness)
O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV 618 
   (O, Innocent Lamb of God) 
Meine Seele erhebt den Herren, BWV 648 
   (My Soul Magnifies the Lord)
O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde gross, BWV 622 
   (O Man Bewail Thy Sins so Great)
Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein, BWV 734 
   (Rejoice now, beloved Christians)
Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541 

4:00 p.m.  — Robert Pherigo, piano 
                     Lyra Pherigo, flute 

The Well Tempered Clavier, Book I 
     Prelude and Fugue No. X in E Minor, BWV 855 
Partita in A Minor for flute alone, BWV 1013 
     II Corrente 
     III Sarabande
     IV Bourrée Anglaise 
Ten Chorale-Preludes of J.S. Bach 
  transcribed for piano by Ferrucio Busoni 
     V Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ (I Call to You Lord Jesus Christ) 
Sonata No. 2 in E-flat Major for Flute and clavier, BWV 1031 
     II Siciliano
     III Allegro 

4:30 p.m.  — UMKC Ensemble
                      Lorissa Mason, conductor 
                       Victoria Olsen, soprano 

Cantata #51: “Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen” 
     “Exalt God in all Lands” 

5:00 p.m.  — Destiny Mermagen, violin
                     Mike Mermagen, cello 

Partita No. 3 in E Major for Violin Solo, BWV 1006: Preludio
Suite No. 3 in C Major for Cello Solo, BWV 1009: Prelude
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Violin Solo, BWV 1004: Allemanda
Suite No. 3 in C Major for Cello Solo, BWV 1009: Allemanda 
Partita No. 1 in B Minor Violin Solo, BWV 1002: 
Double Bach Suite No. 3 in C Major for Cello Solo, BWV 1009: Gigue 
4 Duets for Violin and Cello, from Klavierübung III. Teil, BWV 804:      Duette No. 3 in G Major 

5:30 p.m.  — Paul Meier, organ 

Prelude and Fugue in E major, BWV 566 
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 
Passacaglia, BWV 582