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St. Matthew Passion

Composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach
Original Language:
German
Librettist:
Christian Friedrich Henrici (known as Picander)
Description:
Oratorio in Two Parts
Notes:

A setting of chapters 26 and 27 of the Gospel of Matthew in the Luther Bible.
Breitkopf, Leipzig, Germany. New Bach Edition, full score

Time:
1st Century
Place:
Jerusalem
Role Voice Part Classification
Evangelist Tenor L
Jesus Bass F
Soprano Solo Soprano F
Alto Solo Alto F
Tenor Solo Tenor F
Bass Solo Bass F
Judas Bass B
Peter Bass B
High Priest I Bass B
Pontius Pilate Bass B
Pilate’s Wife Soprano CB
Maid I Soprano CB
Maid II Soprano CB
Witness I Alto CB
Witness II Tenor CB
High Priest II Bass CB
Please be advised: Contact AGMA for classification if you are combining roles, and/or for classification of unassigned lines, and/or for classification of any combination of Chorus and Solo bits from what has been performed previously.
 
Minimum Chorus:  32
Divisi:  SATB