HeBo - Matteus-passio

Fri 12/04/2019 19:00 - 21:00
Tickets: 37.00-7.00 €

Introduction

Johann Sebastian Bach’s Easter Passion marks the pinnacle of Baroque music. Over the centuries the choir singing, arias and orchestral music of the St. Matthew Passion have transported listeners to the endless miraculous world of the great composer.

The programme will also be performed as part of the Old Music Series at the Helsinki Music Centre on Sunday 14 April. 
Read more about the Helsinki Baroque Orchestra.

Artists

  • Helsinki Baroque Orchestra

  • Aapo Häkkinen

    conductor

  • Elisabeth Breuer

    soprano

  • Benno Schachtner

    countertenor

  • Marcel Beekman

    tenor

  • Jonathan Sells

    Bass

  • Cornelius Uhle

    Bass

  • Audi Jugendchor

    Choir

Programme

  • 19.00
    21.00
    Johann Sebastian Bach

    St. Matthew Passion

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I take photos of the orchestra?

Yes, but only before or after the concert. During the concert we just want you to enjoy the music. This way you won’t disturb the musicians or other audience members.

How can I order interval refreshments?

Simply call 020 762 4862, send an e-mail to ravintolat.musiikkitalo@restel.fi​ or click on the link http://shop.ravintolamaailma.fi/musiikkitalo/. Interval refreshments for groups of 30 or more should be ordered from the sales service.

Do I have to dress up to attend a concert?

Only the orchestra has a dress code. You can dress as you like.

I have a season ticket but want to change my seat – what should I do?

If you would like to change your seat, you can purchase a new season ticket from the seats available when they go on sale. Unclaimed seats will be made available for individual concerts when the sales period for season tickets ends.

I have a season ticket but can’t make it to the concert – what should I do?

You can give the ticket to a friend or donate it to a music student by calling 09-3102 2700 or sending an e-mail to helsinki.philharmonic@hel.fi by 3pm on the day of the concert.