October 10, 11 and 12, 2017
Caleb Young, Conductor
Rescheduled from May, 2017, and relocated to the elegant climate-controlled indoor venue at Joseph Decuis Farm, Bach in the Barn is designed to be an intimate listening experience in a picturesque country setting. Audiences will be seated at beautifully appointed tables set to candlelight, with wine and desserts included in the ticket price.
Each of three evenings features a different program of gorgeous music by J. S. Bach and his contemporaries, performed by members of the Philharmonic as soloists. Choose the date that’s best for you, or experience all three and save nearly 30%.
Joseph Decuis Farm is located at 6755 East 900 South, Columbia City, approximately 5 miles west of I-69 via West Jefferson Blvd. and Liberty Mills Road.
October 12: BACH, ALBINONI AND BOYCE
Boyce — No. 5 in D Major
Albinoni — Adagio in G minor for Organ and Strings (Giazotto)
J.S. Bach — Violin Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, BWV 1041
Violetta Todorova, violin
J.S. Bach — Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D Major, BWV 1069
October 10: BACH AND NEAPOLITAN BAROQUE
H. Purcell — Overture to Dido and Aeneas
G.F. Handel — Overture to Agrippina
J.S. Bach — "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" from Cantata 147
Leo — Cello Concerto in A Major, L. 50
Andre Gaskins, Cello
J.S. Bach — Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066
October 11: BACH AND SON
C.P.E. Bach — Symphony No. 2 in B-Flat Major, H. 658
J.C. Bach — Sinfonia in G Minor, Op. 6, No. 6
J.S. Bach (attrib.) — Oboe Concerto in G Minor, BWV 1056
Orion Rapp, oboe
J.S. Bach — Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068
Directions to Joseph Decuis Farm
Head south on I-69. Take exit 302 for US 24 W/Jefferson Blvd. Go west on US 24 for approximately 5 miles. Turn right onto S 800 E Rd/S 800 E-92 for 1 ¾ miles. Turn left onto County Rd. E 900 S. The venue will be on your right in approximately 1 ½ miles.
From downtown Fort Wayne:
Head southwest on W Jefferson Blvd. Turn right onto Aboite Center Rd and continue for 3 ¾ miles. Turn left onto S 800 E-92 and continue for approximately 1/2 mile. Turn right onto County Rd. E 900 S. The venue will be on your right approximately 1 ½ miles.
Head east on US-24. Turn left onto S 800 E-92 and continue for 1 ¾ miles. Turn left onto County Rd. E 900 S. Venue will be on your right approximately 1 ¼ miles.