St Matthew Passion. Oratorio
St Matthew Passion by Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk.
The monumental oratorio St Matthew Passion by Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeev) was premiered in 2007. The work was performed more than 100 times in the cities of Russia and abroad - from the USA to Australia. The oratorio was played by outstanding musicians of our time, the best orchestras, choirs and soloists of the world opera scene. The story of the last days of the earthly life of Jesus Christ, His death and resurrection, set forth in the Gospel of Matthew.
Moscow Synodal Choir
Voce Anima Symphony Orchestra
Youth Synodal Choir
Conductor - Mikhail Kotelnikov
The Gospel is read by the Merited Artist of Russia Alexei Puzakov
Rachmaninov Hall of the Moscow Conservatory
September 15, 2019