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'The Bach Family' music from the baroque master and his sons

Harpsichordist Jan Weinhold of Lübeck, Germany  - Contributed photo
Harpsichordist Jan Weinhold of Lübeck, Germany
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The Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents “The Bach Family” with Harpsichordist Jan Weinhold of Lübeck, Germany and Baroque Flutist Jeffrey Cohan, Sunday, March 4, 7 p.m. at Grace Church on Lopez, Monday, March 5, 7 p.m. at the Madrona Room in Eastsound, Orcas Island and Tuesday, March 6, 7 p.m. at St. David's Church on San Juan Island.

The two musicians will play pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, and his sons Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and Wilhelm Friedemann Bach.

The program will include sonatas for flute and harpsichord, and organ solos by both Johann Sebastian and Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach. The organ was built to replicate organs used in the baroque period by Martin Pasi of Tacoma for Grace Church. Performances on Orcas and San Juan will feature harpsichord solos.

The suggested donation is $15 to $20. Youth 18 and under are free. For more info, on Lopez call 468-3477, on Orcas call 376-2281, on San Juan

call 378-5360. For more info, visit

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