Exploring Bach’s St. Matthew Passion
Prepare for a fascinating insight into the St Matthew Passion from one of the world’s leading Bach authorities, John Butt, Gardener Professor of Music at Glasgow University.
Professor Butt is also Music Director of Edinburgh’s Dunedin Consort, an acclaimed writer, organist, harpsichordist and conductor. He has published widely in the field of Bach, 17th – 18th century music, and musical modernity, and his recording of Handel’s Messiah received a Gramophone award in 2007 and two further discs have received nominations. We suspect he knows what he’s talking about.