Announcing 2021-2022 Season

Saturday, OCTOBER 23, 2021 at 4:00pm and 7:30pm




Season Opening Concert featuring Mina Gajić (piano), Zachary Carrettín (violin), Lina Bahn (violin), and Nicholas Recuber (double-bass) performing Balkan Dances by composers Marko Tajčević (1900-1984) and Josip Slavenski (1896-1955), as well as Moorish and Roma-influenced Spanish Dances by Pablo Sarasate (1844-1908) and Manuel de Falla (1876-1946), and Tango Nuevo written by living American composer Raymond Granlund.


Longmont Museum Stewart Auditorium 

400 Quail Rd., Longmont, CO 80501


Friday, DECEMBER 17, 2021 at 7:30pm 

Sunday, DECEMBER 19, 2021 at 2:00pm, family-friendly matinee performance




Featuring baroque orchestra with flute, strings, harpsichord and vocal soloists performing Baroque holiday favorites including Corelli’s Christmas Concerto and much-adored choruses and arias from Händel’s Messiah. Violinist Zachary Carrettín leads the ensemble of Colorado's most expert and dynamic baroque soloists. You'll hear Messiah choruses in a fresh and invigorating performance by virtuoso singers and instrumentalists, and will travel back in time, experiencing ancient carols and concertos the way they were heard centuries ago. 


Broomfield Auditorium 

3 Community Park Rd., Broomfield, CO 80020




Thursday, MAY 12, 2022 at 7:30pm

Friday, MAY 13, 2022 at 7:30pm

Saturday, MAY 14, 2022 at 4:00pm

Sunday, MAY 15, 2022 at 4:00pm


A grand event featuring four consecutive nights of chamber orchestra and choir, soloists, small ensembles, concertos, suites, motets, sonatas, and cantatas. Each concert day will include an afternoon lecture, and at the concerts themselves there will be an art exhibit and wine for sale at intermission. 


Some partnerships will feature attractive Festival Week offerings such as discounts at restaurants who support the BBF. Artists from both coasts and Europe will be joined by BBF's COmpass Resonance Ensemble (CoRE).


Festival Week aims to attract some of our online audience to come to Boulder for a few days each year, for hiking, dining, and Bach.


First Congregational Church in Downtown Boulder 

1128 Pine St., Boulder, CO 80302




The latest CD of J.S. Bach's Cello Suites, performed on baroque viola by BBF's

Music Director Zachary Carrettín.

Recorded during pandemic lockdown, this CD includes an extensive booklet describing background about the recording process and Zachary's detailed writing about Bach's Cello Suites #'s 1, 2, and 3. 

Order from the Sono Luminus label's catalog and you'll receive your copy in the mail!