Choral Music

Christ Church Episcopal (Raleigh): The Christmas Oratorio of Johann Sebastian Bach

( Fri., Jan. 5, 2018 - Sat., Jan. 6, 2018 )

Performed by The Raleigh Bach Soloists; The North Carolina Baroque Orchestra Chamber Players (David Jernigan, artistic director)

Christ Church, 120 East Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC 27601


Similar in size and scale (though far surpassing in symbolism and complexity) to the Messiah, Bach's Christmas Oratorio is composed of six large cantatas written for the period between Christmas Day and the feast of Epiphany.


Parts 1-3 will be performed on Friday, January 5.  Parts 4-6 will be performed on Saturday, January 6.




  • Friday, January 5, 2018 at 7:00 PM
  • Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 3:00 PM