Sunday 20 April, 7.30pm Theatre Royal Norwich
BACH ST JOHN PASSION
Julia Doyle soprano
Iestyn Davies counter-tenor
Nicholas Mulroy Evangelist
Jeremy Budd tenor
Matthew Brook bass
Eamonn Dougan Pilate / Britten Sinfonia Voices Director
Jacqueline Shave violin/director
Britten Sinfonia Voices
Composed for Good Friday vespers in 1724 Bach’s masterpiece perfectly balances the theatrical with the devotional. In this performance, which will showcase the technical precision and musical beauty of this sacred oratorio, Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices.
In Conversation – 6.30pm
Julia Doyle & Iestyn Davies discuss the St John Passion.
This performance will be signed by BSL signer Paul Whittaker