Cantata Singers

Mayor Walsh has declared Nov. 3 to be David Hoose Day in the City of Boston. WCRB's Alan McLellan, who sings in Hoose’s ensemble, the Cantata Singers, explains what makes this conductor such an essential part of Boston’s cultural fabric.

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February 19, 2017

David Hoose conducts Brahms's sublime expression of sorrow, anger, strength and consolation on WCRB In Concert.

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David Hoose, the conductor of Boston's Cantata Singers, joins Brian McCreath for an in-depth look at J.S. Bach's Mass in B minor, featuring a performance with the Leipzig Radio Choir, Staatskapelle Dresden, and conductor Peter Schreier.

For more about the Mass in B minor, visit the Oregon Bach Festival's Digital Bach Project.

Bach
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Last month, I threw down a challenge, one that, for those who embrace it, will result in extraordinary concert experiences... and maybe a surprise gift. Now it's time to cowboy up for round 2. Are you up for it?

Bach
Portrait by E.G. Hausmann / Wikimedia Commons

This concert season brings a rare Bach convergence. I dare you to take advantage of it.