Bach and the Cosmos B Minor Mass: audio programme notes

These audio programme notes accompany our Bach and the Cosmos concert finale on Saturday 20 October 2018, 7.30pm at Southwark Cathedral.
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Audio programme notes:

1) 0.01-2.42: CEO Matthew Swann
- The music in Bach's Mass in B Minor
- Why did Bach write the B Minor Mass?

2) 2.43-7.30: Professor James Sparks
- Relationships between maths and music
- How was Bach a mathematical composer?
- Mathematical structures and patterns in the B Minor Mass

3) 7.31-10.18: CEO Matthew Swann
- Tonight's performers
- Bach and the Cosmos in other settings