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    Bach's "Coffee House" Cantata

    Leave it to Ton Koopman to perform JSB's Coffee Cantata, BWV 211 in the setting of a German Coffee House. But the informal setting is quite effective. And, of course, the music is superb.

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    Interesting concept and the music is always good. A relaxing way to listen to good music and have a nice coffee even maybe with some Bailey's. Thanks
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    Yep, Bailey's in a Triple Cappucino or Triple Espresso - YUMMY!!!

    JSBach is known to have performed the "Coffee Cantata" at Zimmermann's Kafe in Leipzig on quite a few occasions.............If my memory serves me, Zimmermann's is still in operation........
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