CONCERT: Bach's St John Passion - Worcester Festival Choral Society
A thrilling choral feast is coming to Worcester Cathedral this spring, with a major performance of J.S.Bach’s renowned masterpiece, St John Passion.
Featuring the 150 voices of Worcester Festival Choral Society, the superb Meridian Sinfonia orchestra and six acclaimed soloists, Bach’s stirring, exultant and profoundly moving setting of the Passion according to St John will be complemented by the magnificent surroundings of Worcester Cathedral.
The concert soloists will be Nicholas Mulroy (tenor / Evangelist), James Newby (bass-baritone / Christus), John Savournin (bass-baritone / Pilatus), Angela Hicks (soprano), Sarah Denbee (mezzo soprano) and Alessandro Fisher (tenor).
Worcester Cathedral’s director of music Samuel Hudson conducts, in what promises to be a memorable musical evening.
7.30pm - 10.00pm
Tickets £15 - £25 from www.wfcs.online or TicketSource 0333 666 3366. Concessions on some seats apply to people 60 or over, registered disabled and full-time students. Children aged 9-15 years accompanying a paying adult admitted free (child ticket required).
8 College Yard Worcestershire WR1 2LA
Sat 19 March