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ignm Basel «Bach & Present»

United Instruments of Lucilin

«Bach & Present» is a programme of variable instrumentation performed by United Instruments of Lucilin, featuring the music of Johann Sebastian Bach alongside that of contemporary composers. The alternation of contemporary pieces selected by Lucilin (Toshio Hosokawa, Camille Kerger, Simon Steen-Andersen, Arturo Fuentes, Iannis Xenakis, Donnacha Dennehy and others) – and excerpts from the famous Goldberg Variations will be presented in a continuous concert.


United Instruments of Lucilin: André Pons-Valdès & Fabian Perdichizzi (violin); Danielle Hennicot (viola), Jean-Philippe Martignoni (cello), Guy Frisch (drums)


J.S. Bach (1685–1750): «Aria» (Klavier); Simon Steen-Andersen (*1976): «Besides besides» (2003) for cello and percussion; J.S Bach: Canone alla Nona (1741); Marcel Reuter (1982): «Bagatellen» for flute and piano; J.S Bach : Canone alla Sesta (string trio); Iannis Xenakis (1922–2001): «Rebonds» (2000) for percussion solo; J.S Bach : Canone all’Unisono (string trio); Sarah Nemtsov (*1980): Manhattan (2011) for piano with melodica, piccolo, viola, percussion; J .S Bach: «Canone alla Quarta» (string trio); Toshio Hosokawa (*1955): «Threnody - to the victims of Tohoku Earthquake» (2011); J.S Bach : Canone alla Terza (string trio); Donnacha Dennehy (*1970): Bulb (2006) for trio; J.S Bach : «Variation XXV» (piano)


60 minutes, no break


CHF 35.-/25.-/15.- (free choice at the box office or in advance)
Free admission applies to ignm members and to persons with residence permit N, F or S. / CHF 5.- students of the Hochschule für Musik FHNW and the Musicology Seminar of the University of Basel / CHF 10.- members Colourkey and children under 12 years.


New Pricing Policy

With the start of the season 22/23, a new pricing policy will apply at Gare du Nord.
Guests can now choose their own admission price between three different price levels.
CHF 35.- / 25.- / 15.-


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Persons with a residence permit N, F or S.

Students of the Academy of Music FHNW and of the Seminar of Music of the University Basle will still enjoy an entry fee of CHF 5.-.
Colourkey holders and children under 12 years will pay CHF 10.-

Season tickets

Prices freely selectable CHF 350.- / 250.- / 150.-
The season tickets include almost all events of the season 22/23.

Benefits of a season ticket: You can collect your ticket at the evening door and do not need a reservation. The seats for holders of season tickets will be blocked up to 15 minutes prior to showtime.

Season tickets are available for purchase at the door or can be ordered via →E-Mail

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