September 9, 10 & 11, 2011

We Hang Our Harps Upon the Willows: Passionate Cantatas from 17th-c. Germany

Mischa Bouvier, baritone; Youngmi Aria Kim, soprano

“A balm…endlessly absorbing”
– The London Financial Times

This joint production by Catacoustic Consort and Wildcat Viols presents luscious 17th century German cantatas for solo voices, viols and continuo, with works by Franz Tunder, Matthias Weckmann, Christoph Bernhard and others—the generation of composers who flourished after Heinrich Schütz and before J.S. Bach.

Read the concert preview in the San Francisco Classical Voice  >>>

Catacoustic Consort & Wildcat Viols:  
Joanna Blendulf, Julie Jeffrey, David Morris,  Annalisa Pappano, and Elisabeth Reed, viola da gamba; Katherine Heater, chamber organ
Guest artists: Mischa Bouvier, baritone; Youngmi Aria Kim, soprano

Concert Dates & Venues
Friday, September 9, 2011 in Palo Alto

8pm at First Lutheran Church
600 Homer at Webster

Saturday September 10, 2011 in Berkeley
7:30pm at St. John’s Presbyterian Church
2727 College at Garber

Sunday, September 11, 2011 in San Francisco
4pm at St. Marks Lutheran Church
1111 O’Farrell Street

Single Tickets

  • $35 (General)
  • $30 (Seniors)
  • $28 (SFEMS Members)