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BW Conservatory of Music Presents the 2021 Virtual Bach Festival

In a year like no other, a Festival like no other. The 2021 Bach Festival provides the rare opportunity to reflect on and celebrate this extraordinary musical tradition.

Highlights of this year’s Festival include:

  • Podcasts – March 16-April 13
    Artistic Director Dr. Dirk Gardner discusses the Festival’s vision, legacy and future with Bach Festival alumni, including long-time artistic director Dwight Oltman.
  • A tribute to Regina Mushabac – April 16
    Retiring professor of cello Regina Mushabac will be honored with a virtual concert featuring commentary, photos and recordings.
  • Town Hall Reunion – April 17
    An opportunity to connect with other Bach Festival alumni, sharing memories and getting updates from Dr. Dirk Gardner and Dean Susan VanVorst.
  • Mass in B Minor Retrospective – April 18
    Explore movements from decades of Bach Festival recordings (1954–2015) of the Mass in B Minor.

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