J S Bach - St Matthew Passion

Saturday 9 March 2019
Salvation Army Temple,
Friars Gate, Exeter
Time: 7.00pm
Tickets: £15 in advance, £18 on the door. Full-time students half price. Children free.

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J S Bach - St Matthew Passion

Join Exeter Bach Society and the choir of St. Peter's School, Lympstone during the season of Lent for a vivid retelling of J.S. Bach's great masterpiece, the St. Matthew Passion. With world-class soloists and the excellent Exeter Bach Society Orchestra, this is an event not to be missed.

The body of the work will be sung in German with an English translation provided. The chorales will be sung in English and there is an opportunity for audience members to participate in the liturgy by joining in with specific chorales if they wish to. Please ensure to be seated by 18:55 for a sing-through of these chorales with the choir before the start of the main performance.

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Performers

Musical Director: Jonathan Lucas Wood

Leader: Anna Cockroft

Evangelist: Mike Gormley

Jesus: Tim Mirfin

Soprano: Bethany Partridge

Alto: Juliet Curnow

Tenor: Edward Woodhouse

Bass: Julian Rippon