Review: The Age – April 2019

Uncompromising performance of Bach Passion moving and powerful The Melbourne Bach Choir and Orchestra: St Matthew Passion Melbourne Recital Centre By Clive O’Connell Friday, April 19 Once again, director Rick Prakhoff and his double choir with double orchestra have produced a sterling interpretation of the long Bach Passion without compromising in any way the work’s

Review: Classic Melbourne May 2019

Review: Classic Melbourne Melbourne Bach Choir: St Matthew Passion Published 1 May 2019 Author: Peter Hurley There is always anticipation of an event such as the presentation of a work of such significance as this. At a time when J.S. Bach’s reputation was all but forgotten, a young Mendelssohn examined the score of this work,