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City of Edinburgh Methodist Church

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25 Nicolson Square
Edinburgh, EH8 9BX United Kingdom
0131 668 2019 http://edinburghmethodist.com

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February 2018
£15 - £20

Coffee & Enlightenment

February 4 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, 25 Nicolson Square
Edinburgh, EH8 9BX United Kingdom
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Considering the sheer amount of music JS Bach produced in his lifetime, it’s easy to imagine his work being fuelled by a strong coffee. In fact, coffee was indeed one of Bach’s great pleasures, and the coffee houses of eighteenth-century Leipzig featured prominently in its cultural life, as a place where music and ideas were freely exchanged by artists and intellectuals. In this unique event, we reimagine the special atmosphere of the Enlightenment coffee house, performing works by Bach and some of his famous and forgotten contemporaries. As part…

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