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The St. Matthew Passion

The Philadelphia Orchestra

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Music

33 AD – Crucifixion of Christ

Program: The St. Matthew Passion
A Symphony V.0 Production

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
The American Boychoir, Boys choir
The Westminster Symphonic Choir, Mixed chorus

Originally premiered on Good Friday in 1727, Bach's setting of the Gospel of St. Matthew features solo voices, children's choir, double choir, and a double orchestra. Yannick re-introduces this passion oratorio--not performed by the Orchestra in nearly 30 years--over the Easter weekend.

Artistic Credits

Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor
Malin Christensson - Soprano
Karen Cargill - Mezzo-soprano
Andrew Staples - Tenor (Evangelist)
Andrew Foster-Williams - Bass-baritone
Luca Pisaroni - Bass-baritone (Jesus)

Westminster Symphonic Choir
The American Boychoir
James Alexander - Stage Director
Jon H. Weir - Lighting Designer


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