Digital broadcasts and virtual voices brought to you in a season of classical and contemporary choral music that can be enjoyed from the comfort of home.
- SUMMER SING: FREEDOM’S PLOW, August 31, 2020
- TUESDAYS WITH THOMAS, ongoing, April 2020 – 2021
- SMOKE AND STEEL, October 28, 2020, 7:30pm
- IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER, December 2, 2020, 7:30pm
- ENCORE: LANGSTON HUGHES, HARLEM’S JAZZ POET, January 15, 2021, 7:00pm
- CARMINA BURANA AFRICANA, February 10, 2021, 7:00pm
- PLEASE, PLEASE DO TELL!, February, 2021
- SHOUT JOY, March 24, 2021, 7:30pm
- INTO THE SPOTLIGHT, April 28, 2021, 7:30pm
SUMMER SING: FREEDOM’S PLOW
Premieres August 31, 2020
In our first online choral experience, hear over 50 members of the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh & Friends perform Langston Hughes’ poetry set to music in Rollo Dillworth’s FREEDOM’S PLOW.
TUESDAYS WITH THOMAS
Ongoing April 2020 – 2021
Join Artistic Director Thomas Douglas as he presents recordings from the Bach Choir concert archives with historical notes, captivating anecdotes, and special guests in this ongoing digital series.
SMOKE AND STEEL
Live streaming event, October 28, 2020 7:30pm
Tune in to watch and hear composer Nancy Galbraith’s SMOKE & STEEL in concert, sung by the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh with new interview segments and commentary. Be a part of the conversation! Register below for your free ticket!
IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER
December 2, 2020 7:30pm
The Bach Choir of Pittsburgh gathers together in digital broadcast to bring you Gustav Holst’s IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER and Samachti B’omrim Li by Charles Osborne just in time for the holidays.
ENCORE: LANGSTON HUGHES, HARLEM’S JAZZ POET
January 15, 2021 7:00pm
Tune in to WQED-FM 89.3 radio for an encore of the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh’s acclaimed concert of Langston Hughes’ poetry set to music.
CARMINA BURANA AFRICANA
February 10, 2021 7:30pm
Grand pianos and African percussion higlight the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh’s take on the epic Carl Orff classic.
PLEASE, PLEASE, DO TELL!
Suprises and special guests abound in this live online game show supporting locally produced classical music. Stay tuned for more info!
Premieres March 24, 2021 7:30pm
A compelling world premiere composition by Artistic Director Thomas Douglas, with lyrics from the poetry of Madeleine L’Engle.
INTO THE SPOTLIGHT
Premieres April 28, 2021 7:30pm
Featured vocalists of the Bach Choir of Pittsburgh step into the spotlight for an evening of solo performances in digital broadcast