Poster for The Passion According to St. John

The Passion According to St. John

Guest soloists from Calgary Opera's Emerging Artists join the Festival Chorus

Amy Jo Espetveidt

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An intimate and human account of Christ’s betrayal, suffering, and passing, join Calgary’s Festival Chorus for this signature work.

Bach’s St. John Passion sets scripture and poetry in deeply expressive Baroque music. Sung in German with projected English translation, the concert features Timothy Shantz as Tenor Evangelist as well as guest soloists from Calgary Opera’s Emerging Artists program, and will be performed partially staged.

Catch the The Passion According to St. John at 7:30pm on April 29, 2017 at Knox United Church (506 4th St. SW).