Schutz & Biber
Saturday 5 May 4:30pm
University Chamber Choir
University Baroque Ensemble
Schütz St John Passion
Seven Last Words
Biber Mystery Sonatas based on Crucifixion and Resurrection
Continuing the day''s theme of Baroque Passions - the Passion of Christ and Passions of the Soul - Schutz''s biblical narratives date from the early 17th century and are the finest examples of Passion histories before Bach''sgreat Passions of the 1720s. Biber''s virtuosic Mystery Sonatas are taken from his set of 15 sonatas, each depicting a mystery of the rosary.
Please note that a Day Saver is available covering each of the four concerts of the Baroque Day £43.00 (concessions £36.00).
To book a Day Saver please phone the box office on (01904) 658338 open Monday - Friday 9am-5pm (this saver is not available to buy online).