Join Exeter University Singers, Exeter Bach Society and the choir of St. Peter’s School, Lympstone during the season of Lent for a vivid retelling of J.S. Bach’s great masterpiece, the St. Matthew Passion. With world-class soloists and the excellent Exeter Bach Society Orchestra, this is an event not to be missed.
The body of the work will be sung in German, with an English translation provided, and the chorales will be sung in English. There is also an opportunity for our audiences members to participate in the liturgy by joining us in singing specific chorales if you wish to. Please ensure you are seated by 18:55 to sing-through these chorales with the choir before the performance begins.
The performance will begin at 19:00 on 3rd March, 2018 at the beautiful Salvation Army – Exeter Temple. We will conclude around 22:00 and tickets may be purchased online at https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/FDHHEK .We anticipate this will be a sell-out performance, so book now to avoid disappointment! We very much look forward to seeing you at this most exciting event.