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Bach's St John Passion

John Butt directs his Dunedin Consort in a complete performance of Bach's powerful St John Passion, with Nicolas Mulroy as the Evangelist and Matthew Brook as Jesus.

In one of a series of Proms performances marking the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, John Butt directs his Dunedin Consort in a complete performance of Bach's powerful St John Passion, with Nicolas Mulroy as the Evangelist and Matthew Brook as Jesus. Reflecting the church setting for which it was written, the performance includes congregational singing from the Proms audience.

2 hours, 40 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St John Passion

    Ensemble: Dunedin Consort. Conductor: John Butt.

Credits

Role Contributor
Conductor John Butt
Orchestra Dunedin Consort
Jesus Matthew Brook
Evangelist Nicholas Mulroy
Presenter Richard Coles
Presenter Hannah French
Singer Sophie Bevan
Singer Tim Mead
Singer Andrew Tortise
Singer Konstantin Wolff
Director Jonathan Haswell
Producer Martyn Stevens

Broadcast

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