Bach52

Bach 52

Premieres March 13, 2023

SalonEra partners with GRAMMY-nominated tenor Nicholas Phan to probe the question “Is Bach’s music for everyone?” Drawing on tenor arias and interviews captured for Phan’s BACH 52 project, Nicholas, Debra Nagy, and a range of community members reckon with the complex social history of Bach’s music as well as its enduring resonance in their lives.
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About the Episode

SalonEra partners with GRAMMY-nominated tenor Nicholas Phan to probe the question “Is Bach’s music for everyone?” Drawing on tenor arias and interviews captured for Phan’s BACH 52 project, Nicholas, Debra Nagy, and a range of community members reckon with the complex social history of Bach’s music as well as its enduring resonance in their lives. Join us for this heartfelt and deeply personal exploration centered on one of the titans of baroque music: J.S. Bach.

Episode Credits

Debra Nagy, executive producer
Nicholas Phan, co-producer and host

Episode Guests

Additional Guests TBA!

Instrument

Resources

Check back for links to related websites and recordings!

Sponsors

SEASON UNDERWRITERS
Joe Sopko & Elizabeth Macintyre
Greg Nosan & Brandon Ruud
David Porter & Margaret Poutasse
Bonnie Baker

EPISODE SPONSORS
Marc Vincent & Alex Nalbach in memory of Marc’s mother

REMOTE ARTIST SPONSORS
Daniel Williams for Nick Phan

Music

Select arias by J.S. Bach for tenor, oboe, and continuo.

Additional works TBA.