Bach’s St. Matthew Passion: Devotion, Betrayal & Redemption

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Bach’s St. Matthew Passion: Devotion, Betrayal & Redemption

September 22 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

$35 – $99

The Saint Matthew Passion is considered by Bach enthusiasts and aficionados alike to be the composer’s greatest surviving work. Others would argue that it’s the finest composition ever produced in western music. Among a list of unrivaled qualities, Bach is remembered as a great architect of musical form, and his Matthew Passion, taken as a whole, evinces a meticulous formal symmetry in addition to being a work of deepest emotional expression in all of its minutest detail. Both performers and audiences are profoundly affected by this work long after first experiencing it. The Washington Bach Consort performs this epic drama once every three seasons, so with an all-star cast, you won’t want to miss this performance!

Aaron SheehanEvangelist
Jonathan WoodyJesus
Clara Rottsolksoprano I
Margot Roodsoprano II
Kristen Dubenion-Smithalto I
Rhianna Cockrellalto II
Jacob Perry Jr.tenor I
James Reesetenor II
Enrico Lagascabass I
Edmund Millybass II

Dedicated to Senator John D. Rockefeller IV for over 30 years of Board service and dedication to the Bach Consort.

Tamera Luzzatto & Alphie Fair, underwriters

Details

Date:
September 22
Time:
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm EDT
Cost:
$35 – $99
Event Category:
Website:
bachconsort.org

Organizer

Washington Bach Consort
Phone
202.429.2121
Email
contact@bachconsort.org
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Other

Contact Name
Adam Murphy
Contact Phone
202.429.2121
Contact Email
contact@bachconsort.org
Performers/Faculty
Washington Bach Consort
Registration Link
https://bachconsort.my.salesforce-sites.com/ticket/?orderSource=EMA#/events/a0SPj000005c6kfMAA

Venue

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (D.C.)
4900 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20008 United States
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Phone
(202) 966-5489
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