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Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

December 15, 2022: Host Christa Wessel welcomes Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Portland Baroque Orchestra, harmonicist Joe Powers, and accordionist Courtney von Drehle to the Roger O. Doyle performance studio. They will perform highlights from their upcoming concerts featuring J.S. Bach’s spectacular Christmas Oratorio.


Ring in the Christmas season as Trinity Music & Portland Baroque Orchestra present J.S. Bach’s spectacular Christmas Oratorio! Over two nights, PBO, the Trinity Choir & Choristers, and soloists from across the country will present this monumental work under the direction of renowned Baroque interpreter Avi Stein. 

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Founded in 1984, Portland Baroque Orchestra is one of the largest period orchestras in the United States. PBO specializes in works of the Baroque and Classical eras, but also explores the musical world outside of those time constraints, performing with period instruments or replicas of instruments that were available when the music was composed.

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