Concert will begin at 18:30 hours GMT
Bach's 'St Matthew Passion' with dos Santos, Mammel, Quintans, Kielland et a from Aix-en-Provence
Concert from the Easter Festival. Bach's 'St Matthew Passion' is a sacred oratorio written in 1727 for solo voices, double choir and double orchestra, with libretto by Picander (Christian Friedrich Henrici). It sets chapters 26 and 27 of the Gospel of Matthew (in the German translation of Martin Luther) to music.
Performers: Ana Quintans, soprano, Marianne Beate Kielland, mezzo-soprano, Marco Alves dos Santos, tenor, Hans Jörg Mammel, tenor, André Baleiro, baritone, Peter Harvey, bass.
Lausanne Vocal and Instrumental Ensemble. Conductor: Michel Corboz.