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13 Star Starred
Sunset Center Theater
San Carlos and 9th Carmel, CA 93921
831-620-2048
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Carmel Bach Festival
16 ratings
4.9 average rating
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13 reviews
10 stars
attended Aug 01 2014

It was a great program and they saved the best for last - Mendelssohn's Italian! The performers are professional with a twist of fun and you always get a top-notch performance at Carmel Bach, and often some musical chuckles, too.

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13 reviews
10 stars
attended Jul 28 2014

Peter Hanson always puts together a great concert - wonderful music, plus the background stories and trivia he mentions when introducing each piece where his infectious joie de vivre and sense of humour shine through.
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4 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 20 2015

Excellent! Peter Hanson is fantastic and funny and always puts together a great program! They flew on the selections this year, especially Bartok and Dvorak and then surprised us all with an unusual gem of an encore to drive home this year's...continued

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Carmel Bach Festival

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Events are typically two hours in length with one 20-minute intermission, but some concerts may run longer.

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 5:00 PM
A Bach Prelude Church in the Forest
Friday, July 17, 2015
5:30 PM 2015 Gala: An Evening of Bohemian Wonder

Saturday, July 18, 2015
8:00 PM Fireworks and Harmony Week 1 (Opening Night)

Sunday, July 19, 2015
2:30 PM St. John Passion Week 1
8:30 PM Sunday Serenades at All Saints Church

Monday, July 20, 2015
11:00 AM All-Bach Organ Recital Week 1 at Carmel Mission Basilica
2:30 PM Bach and Dresden Week 1 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Concertmaster Peter Hanson Presents Week 1 at Sunset Center Theater

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
1:00 PM Bach’s Brunch – Solo Suites Week 1 at Sunset Center Foyer
2:30 PM Sweet Harmonie Week 1 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Inside the Music: The Magic Flute Week 1 at Sunset Center Theater

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
2:30 PM Bohemian Baroque Week 1 at All Saints Church
5:00 PM Bach in the Forest Week 1 at Church in the Forest
8:30 PM Spectrum of Masses Week 1 at Carmel Mission Basilica

Thursday, July 23, 2015
2:30 PM Composer Chat at Sunset Center Theater
5:00 PM Bach in the Cathedral Week 1 at San Carlos Cathedral
8:00 PM Authentic Brandenburg Concerti Week 1 at Sunset Center Theater

Friday, July 24, 2015
2:30 PM Czech Mates Week 1 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Bach to Beethoven Week 1 at Sunset Center Theater

Saturday, July 25, 2015
11:00 AM The Underwater Adventure of Leonard and Rasmus at Sunset Center Theater
4:00 PM Youth Chorus Twilight at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Fireworks and Harmony Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater

Sunday, July 26, 2015
2:30 PM St. John Passion Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater
8:30 PM Romantic Quintets Week 2 at All Saints Church

Monday, July 27, 2015
11:00 AM All-Bach Organ Recital Week 2 at Carmel Mission Basilica
2:30 PM Bach and Dresden Week 2 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Concertmaster Peter Hanson Presents Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater

Tuesday, July 28, 2015
1:00 PM Bach’s Brunch – Solo Suites Week 2 at Sunset Center Foyer
2:30 PM Sweet Harmonie Week 2 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Inside the Music: The Magic Flute Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
2:30 PM Bohemian Baroque Week 2 at All Saints Church
5:00 PM Twilight Quartets Week 2 at Church in the Forest
8:30 PM Spectrum of Masses Week 2 at Carmel Mission Basilica

Thursday, July 30, 2015
5:00 PM Bach in the Cathedral Week 2 at San Carlos Cathedral
8:00 PM Authentic Brandenburg Concerti Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater

Friday, July 31, 2015
2:30 PM Czech Mates Week 2 at All Saints Church
8:00 PM Bach to Beethoven Week 2 at Sunset Center Theater

Saturday, August 1, 2015
11:00 AM Coffee with Bach at Sunset Center Theater
1:30 PM Virginia Best Adams Masterclass Showcase at Carmel Presbyterian Church
7:30 PM Best of the Fest at Sunset Center Theater