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St. John Passion

Specials

April 11, 2020

Dates

Location

Arborlawn United Methodist Church

Duration

Approximately 1 hour

This concert is performed without intermission.

Great For

  • Families who are looking for an Easter activity
  • People who love choral music

Overview

Composed for Good Friday Vespers in Leipzig in 1724, St. John Passion is one of Bach’s most extravagant and dramatic masterworks. Based on the poetic Gospel of John, this oratorio depicts the trial and execution of Jesus, drawing from the Gospel of John interspersed with arias and hymns. Miguel Harth-Bedoya will lead the orchestra, chorus, and soloists in this sacred work on Easter weekend. Bach Chorus, Maritza Caceres, director.

Works

Bach
St. John Passion

Featured Artists

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Fort Worth Kantorei
Maritza Cáceres, Director
Jack Swanson, Tenor

Plan Your Visit

Arborlawn United Methodist Church