Ones to Watch: Honoring the legacy of Bach with cellist Jonah Ellsworth

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Time & Date

Sunday, February 27, 2022, 2:00 pm

Both in-person and virtual tickets are available for this event. Doors open at 1:00 p.m.

Event Location

WBUR CitySpace Event890 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215Open in Google Maps


Your next favorite artist is right here in Boston. WBUR keeps its finger on the pulse of Boston's diverse and lively arts and culture scene on-air, online...and now on stage. Join us for “Ones to Watch: Boston’s Emerging Artists,” an eight-part series featuring up-and-coming artists across an array of genres: dance, music, performance art, storytelling, poetry and theater.

Join us for Sunday afternoon of music and conversation honoring Johann Sebastian Bach with cellist Jonah Ellsworth, hailed as one of the greatest cellists of his generation. He will be joined by Open Source host Christopher Lydon to discuss Bach’s six Cello Suites with performances by Jonah interwoven throughout the conversation.

In-person attendees: join us after the show for a reception and meet-and-greet with Jonah!

CitySpace Tickets (in-person)
Free (general admission)

All in-person attendees will be required to show proof of vaccination and wear masks except when actively eating or drinking. CitySpace will be seating at 50% capacity (109 seats) for this event.  View all of our COVID-19 policies here.

Virtual Tickets (livestream)
Free (only one ticket needed per household)

Registrants may be contacted by CitySpace about this or future events.

This event is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts. To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit www.arts.gov.

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