Longtime Conductor Leaving Bach Festival

EUGENE, Ore. — This weekend marks a passing of the torch at the Hult Center as a major arts figure gives up his baton. Thursday morning at the Hult Center, inside the seats are mostly empty. Just a few onlookers watched what appears to be a routine rehearsal. Only it wasn’t routine. In fact, it … Continue reading »

Oregon Bach Festival Opening Ceremonies Friday

EUGENE, Ore. — The 2012 Oregon Bach Festival opening ceremonies are this Friday evening. Festivities begin at 6:45 p.m. in the Hult Center lobby with a free performance by 350 young singers of the Pacific International Children’s Choir. Then there’s a nearly sold-out show by violin superstar Joshua Bell. Festival events happen all over Oregon, … Continue reading »