Dedication and Commitment
St Matthew Passion -
by GERALD FENECH
'... a power that almost sweeps you off your feet.'
The greatest choral masterpiece by the greatest composer ever? Yes, I believe it is, although admirers of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis or Handel's Messiah might refute the claim. Whatever the case, Bach's St Matthew Passion will always be a profound experience of what redeemable suffering is; a journey where the listener is sucked into that divine intimacy that purifies and transforms...
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