Good Friday Bach St Matthew Passion

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Friday, 30 Mar 2018 2:00pm

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Good Friday Bach St Matthew Passion

Ex Cathedra Choir & Baroque Orchestra
Ex Cathedra Academy of Vocal Music
Jeffrey Skidmore
Toby Spence Evangelist & tenor I
James Rutherford Jesus & bass I
James Geidt Pilate
Katie Trethewey soprano I
Martha McLorinan alto I
Amy Wood soprano II
Harriet Hougham Slade alto II
Bradley Smith tenor II
Greg Skidmore bass II


Bach’s St Matthew Passion is more than one of the greatest of all sacred works; it’s a profound human drama, and a heartbreaking musical exploration of timeless hopes and sorrows. This Good Friday performance will have a special intimacy, immediacy and power.


Bach St Matthew Passion BWV 244 (160’)


particularly special‘ (Birmingham Post)


Sung in German with English surtitles.
There is an extended interval and the concert will end around 5.30pm.


£43 / £38 / £31 / £22 / £12.50 including per ticket commission


General sale and online booking opens 22 May 2017.
Telephone booking  0121 780 3333.


Priority booking:
– Archangels, Thrones and Seraphim from 2 May 2017
– Guardian Angels from 4 May 2017
– Angels and group bookings from 9 May 2017


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This concert can also be included as part of a Birmingham Classical concert package, discounts may vary, please check when booking.

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