Concert will begin at 17:04 hours GMT
Bach's 'St. John Passion' with Schmitt, Strazanac, Mields, Guillon, Tritschler and Berndt from Dresden
Bach's 'St. John Passion' is an oratorio. The anonymous libretto draws on existing works (notably Brockes') and is compiled from recitatives and choruses narrating the Passion of Christ as told in the Gospel of John.
Performers: Maximilian Schmitt: Evangelist. Kresimir Strazanac: Jesus. Dorothee Mields, soprano, Damien Guillon, altus, Robin Tritschler, tenor, Tobias Berndt, bass.
Collegium Vocale Gent. Staatskapelle Dresden. Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe.