JS Bach St John Passion

Choir of The Scots’ Church Melbourne

The St John Passion with its partner, the St Matthew Passion are the greatest works of this nature ever composed.

In this ‘opera of the imagination’, the Evangelist tells the story while Jesus, Pilate and other characters play out their roles and the choir plays the role of the people in the ‘crowd scenes’.

Soloists: Evangelist— Jacob Lawrence, Soprano—Elspeth Bawden, Alto—Elizabeth Anderson, Tenor— Lyndon Green, Basses— Thomas Drent and Kieran Macfarlane.

This performance is with period instruments. The conductor is Douglas Lawrence.

Admission is free.

When: Friday 7th April 2023

Presented By: The Scots’ Church Melbourne

Bookings Phone: No booking needed. Enquiries 96509903

Bookings Contact: N/a

Venue: The Scots’ Church, 150 Collins St, Vic, 3000