A Choir Tour to Spain Day Six, Montserrat

This morning we had the luxury of a late start, then boarded our wonderful bus to visit Montserrat (Catalan pronunciation: [munsəˈrat]). “Montserrat” means “saw (serrated, like the common handsaw) mountain” in Catalan. It describes the dramatic...

A Choir Tour to Spain Day Five, On the road again….

Today was the travel day between Madrid and Barcelona. We boarded our gigantic bus this morning in Madrid and were treated to beautiful countryside all the way into Barcelona. Late in the afternoon we stopped in Zaragoza to visit a great Basilica Shrine to the Blessed...

A Choir Tour to Spain Day Four, Madrid

This morning we had a wonderful tour of the Royal Palace with colorful and informative information about the history of the Spanish people and the styles of building and decoration that created this amazing place. After the Royal Palace we toured the Prado Museum and...

A Choir Tour to Spain Day Three, Holy Toledo

Today we boarded out bus and drove out to the ancient City of Toledo. A City with three religions – Muslim, Jewish and Christian. The tour guides gave us wonderful and colorful descriptions of the city, the culture and it’s more than 3,000 year history. At...

A Choir Tour to Spain Day Two, Monastery of El Escorial

It was a beautiful day today. We boarded the bus in the morning and drove from Madrid out to Valle de Los Caidos. Some 5000 feet above sea level, the sky was bright, the air dry and crisp and we were moved by the beauty and emotion of this place. The guides gave us a...

A Choir Tour to Spain Day One, Everyone gathers!

This evening Saturday 16 June at 19:00 local time, the Choir gathered in a wonderful restaurant in Madrid for an opening meal and to start the 2018 Choir Tour, this year in Spain. 26 Choristers, 7 Adult Singers and some 40 parents and siblings will travel together...

No Bach at Noon Wednesday 13 June 2018

Please forgive us, but there is no Bach at Noon on Wednesday 13 June this week. Bach at Noon will resume Wednesday 20 June at 12:20 p.m. Bach at Noon...