Photo: Marco Borggreve
Photo: Marco Borggreve

Bach Collegium Japan and director Masaaki Suzuki celebrate the occasion of the box-set release of their complete cantata recordings with a major twleve date concert tour of Europe, which sees the group give performances of Bach’s MASS IN B MINOR and MAGNIFICAT as well as other works.  London’s Barbican Centre plays host to the ensemble’s first major UK residency – a series of three concert’s spread across two days – and the tour includes three debuts for the group at Vienna’s Konzerthaus, Dublin’s National Concert Hall and St Petersburg’s Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall alongside re-invitations to Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw and Théâtre des Champs-Elysées in Paris amongst others.   British Soprano Joanne Lunn features as soloist in all twelve concerts.

2016

6-April: Chapelle de la Trinité, Lyon (20:00)

8-April: Barbican Centre, London (19:30)

9-April: St Giles Cripplegate, London (13:00)

9-April: Barbican Centre, London (19:30)

10-April: Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden, UK (19:30)

12-April: National Concert Hall, Dublin (20:00)

13-April: Théâtre des Champs Elysées, Paris (20:00)

15-April: Konzerthaus Vienna, Austria (19:30)

17-April: Muziekgebouw Frits Philips, Eindhoven (14:15)

18-April: De Oosterpoort, Groningen (20:15)

19-April: Het Concertgebouw, Amsterdam (20:15)

21-April: Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, St. Petersburg (21:00)