classical music

The Bach Choir: St Matthew Passion

Part of Classical Season 2019/20

This event has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Congregate for Bach’s grand drama of worship, with the Bach Choir’s annual English-language performance.

Ed Lyon sings the Evangelist and the choir is joined by the period instrument ensemble Florilegium on this Passion Sunday.

Mark the occasion with this much anticipated fixture in London’s musical calendar.


David Hill conductor
Ed Lyon tenor, Evangelist *
Mark Stone baritone, Christ
Elizabeth Watts soprano
Christopher Ainslie counter-tenor
Nicky Spence tenor
Neal Davies bass
The Bach Choir


JS Bach: St Matthew Passion (complete, performed in English)

Dates & times

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Royal Festival Hall


£12 - £58
Booking fee: £3.50 (Members £0.00)
£12, £24, £35, £42, £58


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Please note that there is a long lunch interval between Parts I and II.
Part II begins at 2.15pm

* Change of performer from originally advertised.