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We’re hiring!

2018 is an exciting year for the Consort, with the impending announcement of a new Artistic Director, a move into a beautiful new office at Metro Center, opportunities for staff expansion and growth, moving forward with a successful fundraising campaign, and continuing to grow our award-winning artistic and educational programs. Over summer and fall 2018, we’ll be hiring in the areas of Development, Patron Services, Operations and Education. (more…)

A Tribute to J. Reilly Lewis by H. Paul Moon

Subscriptions to the 2018–2019 Season are on sale now!

Subscriptions are currently on sale to the general public. The 2018–19 season, opening Sunday, September 16, features four subscription concerts at National Presbyterian Church and three chamber series concerts at Live! at 10th & G.

We’ve made it easier than ever to purchase a subscription series of 3 concerts or more at any time by clicking here or by calling the office.

A subscription to the Washington Bach Consort allows you to enjoy performances throughout the season, including the Series at National Presbyterian Church and the Chamber Series at Live! at 10th & G, at a discount off the single ticket price

Subscribe by June 30th and be granted access to a VIP Meet & Greet with the new Artistic Director! All subscribers will receive an invitation to our Season Preview Party on Friday, September 7, 2018 featuring insights, musical illustrations and refreshments. Guests will hear selections from our upcoming season performed by Consort musicians, followed by a reception celebrating the launch of a new chapter in the Consort’s history. 


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Our Mission

Founded in 1977 by the late J. Reilly Lewis, the Washington Bach Consort is a professional chorus and orchestra noted for its performances of 18th-Century music on period instruments. Its mission is to perform to the highest artistic standards the music of J.S. Bach and his Baroque contemporaries.