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Guy Fishman: Bach Suites at MFA Boston

Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston MA

May 19 2019
Guy Fishman: Bach Suites at MFA Boston

Guy Fishman, principal cellist of the Handel and Haydn Society, surveys all six suites on his baroque cello.

Bach composed his six suites for unaccompanied cello in 1720. That he gifted such undisputed masterworks to an instrument that at the time was still slowly being recognized as capable of virtuoso expressions equal to those of the violin elicits both awe and curiosity. But it also elicits gratitude on the part of cellists and their audiences, that the former may spend a lifetime mining the treasures contained in this magnificent music, and the latter may enjoy listening to them do so. Almost

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Nonmembers $44.00

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Additional time info:

The concerts will take place at 12:00-1:45 p.m. and 3:30-5:15 p.m. on Sunday, May 19. 


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
(Neighborhood: Fenway/Kenmore)


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