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The Bach Choir: St Matthew Passion

Part of Classical Season

The Bach Choir presents its annual performance of Bach's St Matthew Passion, sung in English.

Join Evangelist Toby Spence, countertenor Iestyn Davies, baritone Roderick Williams and the period instrument ensemble Florilegium for this Passion Sunday performance.


David Hill conductor
Toby Spence Evangelist
Mark Stone Christ
Sarah Tynan soprano
Iestyn Davies countertenor
Andrew Staples tenor
Roderick Williams baritone
The Bach Choir


JS Bach: St Matthew Passion
-: (performed in English)


Royal Festival Hall
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Part 1 runs from 11am – 12.15pm followed by a long lunch interval.
Part 2 runs from 2.15pm – 3.45pm.

Please note the change of performer, as Mark Stone now performs the role of Christ.

before & after

Couple having a cocktail in Ping Pong restaurant at the Southbank Centre
At Chinese restaurant Ping Pong, a buzzing cocktail bar meets the delights of dim sum
Exterior view of Wagamama, Southbank Centre
Inspired by canteen-style Japanese noodle bars, Wagamama delivers lively pan-Asian food