Bach's St. Matthew Passion performances in the Netherlands
In the Netherlands, the St. Matthew Passion is the most frequently performed classical musical work in the period before Easter. It is regarded by musicians, scholars and classical music fans alike as one of the true gems of classical music, composed by the great Johann Sebastian Bach.
From March to mid-April, it will be performed more than 20 times in some of the most prestigious venues in the country by The Bach Choir & Orchestra of the Netherlands
The Bach Choir & Orchestra of the Netherlands
It's the most frequently performed classical musical work in the pre-Easter period. Get tickets now!
The singers, which are carefully selected to blend with the orchestra, possess unique sounds, and the combination of the transparent sound and the flexible voices has already resulted in excellent reviews in Dutch newspapers.
St. Matthew Passion concert dates in the Netherlands
- Zwolle, Academiehuis, Saturday, March 4, 3pm
- Utrecht, Janskerk, Sunday, March 5, 3pm
- Apeldoorn, Grote Kerk, Friday, March 10 at 7pm
- Leiden, Hooglandse Kerk, Saturday, March 11, 1.30pm
- Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, Saturday, March 11, 7.30pm
- Utrecht, Janskerk, Sunday, March 12, 3pm
- Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, Friday, March 17, 7.30pm
- Leusden, AFAS Theatre, Saturday, March 18, 1.15pm & 6.30pm
- Eindhoven, Catharinakerk, Sunday, March 19, 3pm
- Utrecht, Jakobikerk, Friday, March 24, 7pm
- Rotterdam, Laurenskerk, Saturday, March 25, 3pm & 7pm
- Den Bosch, Hieronymus Bosch Arts Centre, Sunday, March 26, 3pm
- Groningen, Martinikerk, Friday, March 31, 7pm
- Leusden, AFAS Theatre, Saturday, April 1, 1.15pm & 6.30pm
- Nijmegen, Stevenskerk, Sunday, April 2, 4.15pm
- Groningen, Martinikerk, Tuesday, April 4, 7pm
- Elburg, Grote Kerk, Wednesday, April 5, 7pm
- Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, Friday, April 7, 1.30pm
- The Hague, Grote Kerk, Sunday, Friday, April 7, 7.30pm
- Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, Saturday, April 8, 2.15pm & 7pm
- Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, Sunday, April 9, 2.15pm & 7pm
Book your tickets
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Prices shown are excluding the 7,95 euros service costs and surtax of 5 euros at Concertgebouw and AFAS Theatre concerts.