Mount Angel Abbey Bach Festival


Established in 1971, the Abbey Bach Festival invites national and international musicians for a three-day classical music celebration. Guests enjoy vespers with the monks, a picnic supper and featured performances.


July 2017 Abbey Bach Festival

Wednesday, July 26-Friday, July 28

Plan now to share a picnic and great music at the Abbey

Br. LorenzoBr. Lorenzo Conocido, OSB and Fr. Teresio Caldwell, OSB are happy to host this historic and much loved music festival and look forward to seeing you at the festival. Plan now to join us and hear a terrific group of musicians in the beauty of a Benedictine Abbey.
James Welch, organ
Men's Ensemble Northwest
Fr. Sean Duggan, OSB piano
Elinor Frey, viola da gamba-Lorenzo Ghielmi, harpsichord
Quatuor Saguenay
Situated in the Willamette Valley, the abbey hill rises 300' over the valley floor - offering views in all directions and cooling afternoon breezes. The evening starts with vespers in the Abbey Church followed by a short concert of either organ or men's chorale. A picnic buffet with options for every palate plus wine, dessert and coffee follows on the lawn in front of the church. The feature performance is in the Damain Performance Center.
  • 5:20 PM – Vespers (optional) in the Abbey church
  • 6:00 PM – Musical performance in the Abbey church
  • 6:30 PM – Picnic Supper
  • 8:00 PM – Feature performance in the Damian Center

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Telephone: 503-845-3064 or Toll Free: 800-845-8272