Appenzeller Bachtage

The third edition of the Appenzeller Bachtage will take place between August 15th and 19th, 2018. This year's festival theme is Bach’s imagery. We are looking forward to meeting you!

CD Landsgemeindekantate

We are venturing on new realms as we release the CD with the Landsgemeindekantate «Alles Leben strömt aus Dir» composed by Rudolf Lutz (Karl Graf, libretto).

New Streaming Content

Six new cantata concert recordings including the workshop and reflection lecture await your discovery. The cantatas were performed and recorded in 2017. We are delighted that you share in our Bach project and support our activities via your streaming subscription.

DVDs now available

You can now order on our online shop the DVD set with the cantata performances 2017. The J.S. Bach Foundation has been supporting since 2006 the public performance, recording and divulgation of Bach’s complete vocal works. Your purchase means a much appreciated support of our mission. Thank you very much.

Release of CD 23

Step by step, we are gradually realising our foundation’s mission to perform and record the complete vocal oeuvre of Johann Sebastian Bach. By purchasing one of our CDs, you can indulge in great music and contribute to our project at the same time – thank you for your support!

Bach's vocal oeuvre - a musical wonder of the world

Some wonders of the world can be marvelled at in awe. In the sphere of music, Bach and his compositions certainly fit the bill. But it is not enough to simply contemplate and admire his legacy: Bach’s works must be rediscovered and passed on by each generation of musicians anew – and that is the goal of our foundation.

The joy of Bach – on call

You can watch performances by the J. S. Bach Foundation in HD quality anyplace and anytime: at home on your PC, or on the road on your smartphone or tablet.

VIP seats

Experience our Bach concerts whenever you like with our high-quality DVD recordings – great images, outstanding sound.

concerts & tickets

Ach, lieben Christen, seid getrost
  • 21. September 2018

BWV 114: Ach, lieben Christen, seid getrost

Ah, fellow Christians, be consoled

Jesu, meine Freude
  • 26. October 2018

BWV 227: Jesu, meine Freude

Jesus, my true pleasure

Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis
  • 30. November 2018

BWV 21: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis

I had so much distress

our work for Bach

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