St Matthew Passion - CANCELLED
WE ARE SORRY TO ANNOUNCE THAT THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER.
Join Exeter Bach Society, Exeter University Singers 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.
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