Calendar of Events

Sep 30 to Oct 02
Salem Bach Festival
8:00pm to 5:00pm

Salem Bach Festival

  • Friday, September 30  |  8:00 pm  |  Shirley Recital Hall, Elberson Fine Arts Center
  • Saturday, October 1  |  7:30 pm  |  Home Moravian Church
  • Sunday, October 2  |  3:00 pm  |  James A. Gray Auditorium, Old Salem Visitors Center

Joining forces with the Music@Home concert series and Magnolia Baroque, Salem College will present the first annual Salem Bach Festival. The first of the weekend festival concerts will feature Salem College organ faculty Timothy Olsen performing an all-Bach recital on the historic 1965/2013 Flentrop pipe organ in Shirley Recital Hall at Salem College. The second concert, at Home Moravian Church, will feature Salem College alumna Susan Bates as well as Susan Foster, the organist at Home Moravian Church, in Bach’s Concerto for Two Harpsichords as well as orchestral works. The final concert will showcase two motets by Bach, and an audience-participatory Choral Sing, in the James A. Gray Auditorium of the Old Salem Visitors Center.

All festival events are free and open to the public.