Bach: St Matthew Passion from Exeter Cathedral Choir

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Saturday, 4 April 2020
5:00pm
Exeter Cathedral
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JS Bach’s St Matthew Passion is an icon of western art. Written on a grand scale for three choirs, two orchestras and soloists, it has been likened to a gothic cathedral or a baroque palace. In telling Matthew’s version of Jesus’ last meal, trial and execution, it explores themes of freedom, love and liberty, presenting Jesus and asking “Who is this man?”

Tickets: £10 – £25 (under 18s £5) available from 01392 285983 and online.