The Gewandhausorchester is the oldest civic symphony orchestra in the world. its repertoire spans over 250 years and has a strong influence on the history of classical music.
The Thomanerchor Leipzig is one of the world’s best boys choirs. The choir’s main musical field traditionally consists of the vocal work of Johann Sebastian Bach.
The Thomanerchor has been working alongside the Gewandhausorchester since the 19th century.
The Israeli performance will present Bach’s “Christmas Oratorio” cantatas number 1, 2, 3 & 6 .