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St Matthew Passion

Autumn 2018

Johann Sebastian Bach

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Bach’s most dramatic work
Autumn 2018
  • 4 Stars

    Jonathan Peter Kenny conducts the Old Street Band with an admirably crisp sense of the drama unfolding around him

    The Observer

  • immersive, direct and passionate

    Bachtrack

  • ‘This was sublime. I was moved to tears and never wanted it to finish. I have never experienced such a wonderful connection between the soloists, between the soloists and the musicians, and the soloists and the choir and audience. You all told the story so movingly with so much compassion. We were all captivated and felt hugely involved.’

    Audience Member, Wiltshire Music Centre 2018

  • ‘One of the most intense, uplifting musical experiences I have had, and it was a privilege to be in the audience.’

    Audience Member, Saffron Hall 2018

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