Arvo Part: St John's Passion (1988)

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Performance at Durham Catherdral of Arvo Part's St John's Passion performed by The Hilliard Ensemble who specialise in early music. THE PASSION takes chapters 18 and 19 of St John's gospel, and tells of Jesus being taken from the garden of Gethsamane, Peter's denial of Christ, the trial in front of Pilate and the crowds insistance that Christ be crucified, followed by his crucifiction.

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