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A Look Back at 2017 Bach Festival Week 

Bach and Beyond: Arcato Chamber Ensemble

Andrew Koehler, conductor

Terry Barber, countertenor             

Friday, May 05, 2017                       7:30PM                First Baptist Church, 315 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo     

$19/ Students Free


Bach Rocks: The Red Sea Pedestrians              

Saturday, May 06, 2017                 7:30PM                 Dalton Theatre, Kalamazoo College Light Fine Arts Center          

$15/$5 Student


The City Sings Bach  

Sunday, May 07, 2017                    Sunday Services   Area Churches 



J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations

Carl Witt, piano

Sunday, May 07, 2017                    3:00PM                 Dalton Theatre, Kalamazoo College Light Fine Arts Center         

$15/$5 Student


Bach in Jammies      

Monday, May 08, 2017                   6:30PM                 Kalamazoo Public Library Central Branch       



Bach Around the Block Organ Crawl – In collaboration with the American Guild of Organists  

Monday, May 08, 2017                   7:00PM                 Begins at First Congregational Church, 345 W. Michigan Ave.

FREE                                                                             Downtown Kalamazoo


Bach Legacy Lecture: Zaide Pixley, presenter              

Tuesday, May 09, 2017                   12:00PM               Recital Hall, Kalamazoo College Light Fine Arts Center

$15/Students Free


Bach in Jammies    

Tuesday, May 09, 2017                   6:30PM                 Kalamazoo Public Library Oshtemo Branch          



Inside the Organ Crawl and Pub Stop: 1-Hour Tours, Choose 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30

Wednesday, May 10, 2017                                            First Congregational and First United Methodist Churches    


Bach's Lunch Concert          

Thursday, May 11, 2017                  12:00PM                Kalamazoo College Light Fine Arts Center  



Breaking Barriers with Bach: Thunderbolt and Lightfoot and Guests 

Thursday, May 11, 2017                  7:30PM                Stetson Chapel, Kalamazoo College        

$15/$5 Student


Vocal Masterclasses - Ian Greenlaw or Phyllis Pancella, Clinician      

Friday, May 12, 2017                       10:30AM and 2:00PM             Kalamazoo College Light Fine Arts Center        


Guest Artists Recital                

Friday, May 12, 2017                       7:30PM                 Stetson Chapel, Kalamazoo College        

$19/Students Free


Breaking Barriers with Bach: Red Tail Ring and Guests             

Saturday, May 13, 2017                  7:30PM                 Stetson Chapel, Kalamazoo College        

$15/$5 Student


Festival Finale: Bach B minor Mass

James Turner, conductor             

Sunday, May 14, 2017                     3:00PM                 Chenery Auditorium, 714 S.Westnedge Ave., Kalamazoo     

$29/$26/$15/$5 Student

Tickets to all events available online, at the door, or by calling 269-337-7407.




     This year we are offing a special pass for Bach Festival Week events.  The Pass includes a ticket to the Bach B minor Mass as well as tickets to two Festival Week events of your choice (excludes Inside the Organ/May 10).  The Pass is only available by calling the Bach Festival office at 269-337-7407.

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