St John Passion
Eminent Evangelist Mark Padmore guides us on Bach’s journey of Christ to the cross in a performance with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.
Padmore appears in the St John Passion with soprano Lucy Crowe, mezzo-soprano Paula Murrihy, tenor Laurence Kilsby and bass Raoul Steffani.
The word ‘passion’ is rooted in the Latin word for suffering, and tonight's concert is a meditation on suffering and an attempt to make some sense of it.
- Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
- Mark Padmore director, Evangelist
- Mary Bevan soprano, arias
- Daisy Walford soprano, maid
- Paula Murrihy mezzo-soprano, arias
- Laurence Kilsby tenor, arias *
- Tom Robson tenor, servant
- Raoul Steffani bass, Christus *
- Philip Tebb bass, Peter
- Bach: St. John Passion
- Handl (Gallus): Ecce quomodo moritur justus
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*Please note that the concert starts at 7pm; there is no pre-concert talk today.
* Please note change of artist since originally advertised
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