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Available until Tuesday 27 April 2021, 11.30pm

Britten Sinfonia: St John Passion

Britten Sinfonia: St John Passion

Enjoy this free digital performance of Bach's St John Passion with Britten Sinfonia. If you would like to support Help Musicians, Britten Sinfonia and Saffron Hall, please consider making a donation.

This digital performance is supported by Charles Rawlinson MBE


Britten Sinfonia
Daniel Hyde

Vocal consort including soloists
Julia Doyle
soprano - arias Ich folge dir gleichfalls and Zerfließe, mein Herze
Helen Charlston
alto - aria Von den Stricken meiner Sünden
Jessica Dandy
alto - aria Es ist vollbracht
Nick Pritchard
tenor - arias Erwäge, wie sein blutgefärbter Rücken and Mein Herz, in dem die ganze Welt
Ruairi Bowen
tenor - aria Ach, mein Sinn
Malachy Frame
baritone - Pilate and aria Betrachte, meine Seel
Alex Ashworth
bass-baritone - Peter and arias Eilt, ihr angefochtnen Seelen and Mein teurer Heiland, laß dich fragen
Will Gaunt
bass - Jesus
Gwilym Bowen
tenor - Evangelist

Click here to view the PDF programme for full details of this performance - including programme notes, German/English text and translation, and a full performer list with biographies

How to watch

You can watch this performance on this webpage, on Youtube, or on your TV.
View instructions for watching on your TV

This performance has Closed Captions - View YouTube's caption user guide

Production credits

Interview footage recorded by HNE Media
Video production by About Sound Limited

Concert Broadcast Director - Kerry Clark
Concert Subtitles - Benjamin Sheen

Our March digital performances have been made possible through support from the Government’s Cultural Recovery Fund, distributed by Arts Council England.

Saffron Hall Trust is a registered charity no. 1153685
Britten Sinfonia is a registered charity no. 291245

Help Musicians is a registered charity no. 228089

Make a donation

Donations will be split between Help Musicians, Britten Sinfonia and Saffron Hall Trust