March 9, 2024 – March 10, 2024
Christ Church Cathedral
Grammy-winner Craig Hella Johnson Leads the Vocal Arts Ensemble in Bach’s Mass in B Minor at Christ Church Cathedral on March 9 & 10.
Beloved Grammy-winner Craig Hella Johnson returns to conduct this performance of Johann Sebastian Bach’s greatest work, Mass in B minor. Full of mystery and splendor, this oratorio represents the culmination of Bach’s work throughout his life.
Conductor: Craig Hella Johnson
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- March 9 @ 7:30 p.m.
- March 10 @ 3:00 p.m.
About Craig Hella Johnson
Craig Hella Johnson is a renowned American choral conductor, composer, and arranger. He is the founder and artistic director of Conspirare, a Grammy-winning vocal ensemble based in Austin, Texas. He also serves as the music director of Cincinnati’s Vocal Arts Ensemble and as a resident artist in choral music at Texas State University.
About the Vocal Arts Ensemble
VAE fills a unique niche in our region as a professional chamber choir. Earning a reputation for artistic excellence, VAE presents rich, passionate performances of a broad variety of choral works with precision and unparalleled virtuosity. VAE has enjoyed artistic leadership by some of the nation’s leaders in choral conducting: Grammy Award-winner/seven-time nominee Craig Hella Johnson currently leads the ensemble.
Christ Church Cathedral Venue Information
For more than 200 years, Christ Church has been a parish serving Cincinnati’s spiritual and physical needs. The Diocese of Southern Ohio consecrated Christ Church as a Cathedral in 1993. After being a parish church for so long, they are growing into their new role as a Cathedral.
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