Forum Alte Musik Köln Centers Bach in Remainder of 2024 Season

By David Salazar

Forum Alte Musik Köln will continue its 2023-24 season with a slate of unique performances. Here is a rundown of the vocal showcases on offer.

Kicking things off is “Light-minded Fluttering Spirits,” a program focusing on church cantatas by Bach. Hermann Max leads the showcase.

Performance Date: Feb. 25, 2024

“Unequal Rivals” will feature works by Bach and Johann Adolph Scheibe. The showcase features mezzo-soprano Laila Salome Fischer and the Concerto Cologne.

Performance Date: April 28, 2024

New York Polyphony presents “Time and Eternity,” a series of sacred a cappella works from the Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Baroque eras. Audiences will hear music by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Johann Schop, and Johann Sebastian Bach.

Performance Date: June 2, 2024