St Mary Abbots Church
The last concert was a special candlelit performance of Bach's St John Passion performed in the splendid surroundings of St Mary Abbots Church, Kensington on Palm Sunday, March 25th 2018, re-creating the atmosphere and intimate scale of the original performance.This work, the 1724 version, was performed in English by a combined professional and amateur chorus. Again this year, it was performed on period instruments, at baroque pitch.
|Choir||St Mary Abbots Choir
St Mary Abbots Singers
|Orchestra||The Purcell Orchestra (leader: Diane Moore)|
Sarah Probert, soprano
Cara Curran, alto
Julian Alexander Smith, tenor
David Costley-White, bass
Evangelist: Julian Alexander Smith
The next choral concert, will be Handel's Messiah, performed on December 9th 2018.