Fri, Mar 29 The Bach Choir & Orchestra of the Netherlands: St Matthew Passion
J.S. Bach's St Matthew Passion is undoubtedly the Netherlands' most-performed composition during the weeks before Easter known as Passiontide, and it has become a fixture of Dutch culture. Tonight the players and singers have chosen a more intimate stage setup, which gives the audience an even better view of the musicians, and which brings out the musical details to the fullest.
Stichting Barokconcerten Nederland
Orchestra, Early Music, Vocal Music
The Concertgebouw’s famous Main Hall is one of the best concert halls in the world, well-known for its exceptional acoustics and special atmosphere. In the Main Hall, you will feel history. Here, Gustav Mahler conducted his own compositions, as did Richard Strauss and Igor Stravinsky. Sergei Rachmaninoff played his own piano concertos in the Main Hall. This is also where musicians such as Leonard Bernstein, Vladimir Horowitz and Yehudi Menuhin gave legendary performances. Right up to now, the Main Hall offers a stage to the world’s best orchestras and musicians. Buy your tickets now and experience the magic of the Main Hall for yourself!
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St Matthew Passion, BWV 244