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, an organ or choir performance followed by a buffet picnic supper and a featured performance in the Damian Center.


July 2018 Abbey Bach Festival

47th Annual Abbey Bach Festival

Wednesday, July 25-Friday, July 27, 2018


Doug Schneider, organ
Bach Cantata Choir

Damian Center

Ludovica Mosca, piano
Yegor Dyachkov, cello and Jean Saulnier, piano
Pentaedre, wind quintet

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

Br. Lorenzo
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 – Buffet Picnic Supper
  • 8:00 PM – Feature performance in the Damian Center


Friday and Wednesday tickets are no longer available. A limited number of tickets for Thursday are still available.

Please call before 2 pm: 503-845-3064 or Toll Free: 800-845-8272