St. Matthew Passion

In 1727, J. S. Bach drew church congregations into the drama of Christ’s suffering and death through his monumental composition, the St. Matthew Passion. Today, Russian Orthodox Christian composer and churchman Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev is offering the post-modern world a corresponding experience with his fresh and original St. Matthew Passion,a profound piece of sacred concert music that combines Gospel narrative with liturgical texts of the Orthodox Church. Go here for more info.      

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