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The Bach Choir is one of the oldest and most respected amateur choirs in the world. In the 19th century, several choral groups were founded in London, of which the Handel Society (1882-1939), the Royal Choral Society (founded 1871), and the Bach Choir were the longest lived. In 1875, A.D. Coleridge organized a large choir to participate in the British premiere of Johann Sebastian Bach's Mass in B minor under the direction of Otto Goldschmidt. The performance, held in 1876 at St... Read more

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