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  1. The St. Matthew Passion is impressive even by Bach’s standards. It is a several-hours-long musical drama that depicts, expands and comments on Chapters 26 and 27 from Matthew’s Gospel, starting with Jesus’s foretelling of the crucifixion and ending with Pilate’s placement of guards at the tomb. The original version of the work was first.
  2. St Matthew Passion BWV Part 1 "Und er kam und fand sie aber schlafend" [Evangelist, Jesus, Juda Matthäuspassion, BWV , Part 1: No. 27 "So ist /5(31).
  3. The St. Matthew Passion was composed for use at the Thomaskirche on Good Friday, Bach used the entire Passion story as it appears in the Gospel of Matthew in Martin Luther’s German translation of the Bible. Although he did not omit any portions of the story, his librettist – the Leipzig poet C.F. Henrici (), who used the.
  4. Arguably the greatest work in Western classical music, the St. Matthew Passion reflects on the central drama of the Christian religion: the trial, suffering, and death of Jesus as a redemptive act for humankind. Bach draws upon the boundless reservoir of his genius to tell this moving story.
  5. The St. Matthew Passion can be broken down roughly into nine scenes: an introduction, the anointing in Bethany, the Last Supper, Jesus and the apostles in the garden of Gethsemane, Judas’ betrayal, the trial and interrogation of Jesus, Judas in the Temple, the scourging and crucifixion of Jesus, and the descent from the cross and burial.
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  7. This monumental St Matthew Passion is hailed as the greatest setting of the Passion story in western music, but surprisingly it was not until almost years after its premiere that Bach’s music got the recognition it deserved.
  8. 66 rows · Johann Sebastian Bach's St Matthew Passion, BWV , is structured on multiple levels: Occasion: Good Friday.

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