“a very gifted musician,
a natural cellist...”
Yo-Yo Ma

An artist of exceptional integrity, Henderson consistently captivates audiences with his vivid musical imagination, rich soulful tone, engaging spontaneity, and impressive mastery of the cello. As founder of Bach in the Subways, he leads a global music movement to increase popular awareness and appreciation of classical music.

Concert Highlights

#Bach333 Mexico

December 15, 2018 at 12:00 PM Ciudad Juárez Details

#Bach333 The Netherlands

November 3, 2018 at 3:00 PM de Eenhoorn Kampen Details

#Bach333 California

October 7, 2018 at 3:00 PM San Francisco Powell St. BART Station

#Bach333 California

October 6, 2018 at 2:00 PM Santa Barbara Center Court at Paseo Nuevo

#Bach333 California

October 5, 2018 at 4:00 PM Los Angeles 3rd Street Promenade

#Bach333 India

September 8, 2018 at 5:00 PM Kolkata, near Gwalior Monument on the Ganges Details

#Bach333 Philadelphia

June 2, 2018 at 3:00 PM Dilworth Plaza SEPTA Station Details

Bethlehem Bach Festival

May 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM Pennsylvania Details

Bethlehem Bach Festival

May 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM Pennsylvania Details

#Bach333 Georgia

March 25, 2018 at 3:33 PM next to Georgian National Opera & Ballet Theater of Tbilisi Details

#Bach333 Singapore

March 24, 2018 at 3:33 PM Tanjong Pagar Centre Details

#Bach333 Seattle

March 21, 2018 at 12:30 PM & 3:33 PM Van Vorst Plaza & Pike Place Market Details

Tiny Pine Press presents The Bach Cello Suites

January 28, 2018 at 4:00 PM Los Angeles Details

Tiny Pine Press presents The Bach Cello Suites

November 19, 2017 at 4:00 PM Los Angeles Details

Parsa Duo at Bloedel Reserve

September 3, 2017 at 6:00 PM Bainbridge Island, Washington Tickets

NPR/WNYC's The Leonard Lopate Show

August 24, 2017 at 1:00 New York City Listen

Parsa Duo Season III

August 4, 5 & 6, 2017 Massachusetts Details & Tickets

Leipzig Bach-Archiv Bachfest

June 10, 2017 at 2:00 PM Leipzig, Germany: Leipzig Central Station Details

Leipzig Bach-Archiv Bachfest

June 8, 2017 at 10:30 PM Leipzig, Germany: St. Thomas Church Details

Parsa Duo at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil

May 22, 2017 at 12:30 PM Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Details

Parsa Duo at Museu Histórico do Exército e Forte de Copacabana

May 21, 2017 at 12:30 PM Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Details

Parsa Duo at Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil

May 20, 2017 at 7:00 PM Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Details

Hereford Arts presents Bach's Complete da Gamba Sonatas (private)

May 13, 2017 at 7:30 PM New York City Details

Bach in the Subways 2017

March 18, 2017 at 5:00 PM West 4th St. Station, New York Details

Seattle Bach in the Subways Fundraiser

January 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM PST Seattle Details

Classical KING FM 98.1 Northwest Focus Live

January 19, 2017 at 8:00 PM PST Seattle Listen

L.A. Bach Festival Season Finale

October 23, 2016 at 4:00 PM Los Angeles Details

Bach's Complete da Gamba Sonatas at Bloedel Reserve

September 4, 2016 at 6:45 PM Bainbridge Island, Washington Details

Mini-Residency & Bach's Six Suites at DePauw University

August 28-31, 2016 Greencastle, Indiana Details

Parsa Duo Season II

July 22 & 23, 2016 Cape Cod & Boston, Massachusetts Details

SuitesRaiser: The Complete Bach Cello Suites

March 6, 2016 at 4:00 PM Los Angeles Details

Bach in the Subways

In New York City, Henderson put his passion for Bach to use in an environment perfectly suited to building new audiences. The beauty and authenticity of his artistry caught on and within five years he grew his solo project into an international music movement.

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“I was expecting to hear beautiful cello playing from what Eiji [Oue] said and I was not disappointed.” Sir Yehudi Menuhin
“played... with a particularly affecting directness, honesty and simplicity.” Richard Dyer, Boston Globe
“beautiful playing ...unblemished artistry.” ELLEN PFEIFER, BOSTON HERALD
“artistically above reproach... [Dale] plays beautifully – creates remarkable music, music that is passionate. There is a quality to his playing – you believe him.” MARK RABIDEAU, DIRECTOR 21ST CENTURY MUSICIAN
“Dale is one the most naturally gifted musicians I have known ... as a soloist [he] truly stands apart ... I would especially mention his solo Bach.” ALAN FLETCHER, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF ASPEN MUSIC FESTIVAL AND SCHOOL