Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

J.S Bach St Mathew Passion at Bath Abbey

27 March @ 7:00 pm 8:30 pm

J.S Bach St Mathew Passion at Bath Abbey

In this Holy Week come and hear the beautiful sounds of baroque players Rejouissance at Bath Abbey as they lead the nationally acclaimed singers of Abbey Girls, Boys and Lay Clerks in this most uplifting and inspiring piece of music.

Evangelist David de Winter

Previous performances by the same choir described as ‘intense’ and electrifying, ‘full of energy and urgency’ with ‘outstanding’ Accompanied by the ‘superb’ virtuosic specialist players, Rejouissance.

Despite the wonderful baroque instruments and Bach’s superb imagination, the St Matthew Passion is rarely performed because of its complex and rich scoring. This is a rare opportunity to hear this amazing work during Holy Week in the captivating surroundings of Bath Abbey.

Bath, BA1 1LT + Google Map