The Institute
The Bach Institute at Valparaiso University explores the life and music of Johann Sebastian Bach from its proper historic, musical, and theological context. It fulfills its mission through faithful and artistic performances, seminars, and other academic activities.


Current Season
Spring 2022: The Bach Institute presents Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Mass in B minor,” performed by the Valparaiso University Chorale, Valparaiso University Kantorei, and Bach Choir.  Join us Saturday, April 2, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.


Bach Choir
The Valparaiso University Bach Choir is an auditioned ensemble serving the Bach Institute at Valparaiso University. The choir includes Valpo students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the wider Chicagoland community.