Come and Sing Bach St Matthew Passion
Saturday 5 May 2018
Join David Hill and members of The Bach Choir for a choral training day on Saturday 5 May 2018 in the church of St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, Giltspur Street, London EC1A 9DE. Rehearse and perform the choruses from Bach's St Matthew Passion under the direction of one of the country's leading conductors and choir trainers.
The timetable for the day will be:
|10.30am||Arrival and Registration. All must be seated by 11.15am for warm-up.|
|11.30am - 1.00pm||Rehearsal|
|1.00pm - 2.00pm||Lunch break|
|2.00pm - 3.45pm||Rehearsal|
|3.45pm - 4.30pm||Break|
|4.30pm - 5.20pm||Performance|
We will be using the New Novello edition - in English, edited by Neil Jenkins. If you have your own copy, please check carefully that you have the correct edition; otherwise you can hire a copy from us for just £3.00. It is essential that everyone has the same edition otherwise valuable time will be wasted on the day.
Toilet facilities are available at the church.
Tickets are £20.00 for singers; £5.00 for Audience members; and £5.00 for Students or those in full-time education (singing or audience).
Book online (preferred) by clicking on "Order Tickets Now", or telephone The Bach Choir Ticket Office on 020 7127 9114. Please note that the Paypal guest checkout option may not be available when using a mobile or tablet.
Teas, coffees, bottled water and biscuits will be available for purchase on the day. For lunches, there are plenty of local cafes nearby, serving drinks and snacks; alternatively singers are welcome to bring packed lunches and eat them in the church.