James MacMillan's monumental St. John Passion, premiered in 2007 by the London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis conducting. A prequel to his Resurrection work, Since it was the Day of Preparation, based on the Resurrection narrative following the Passion story in the Gospel of John.
List Price: $26.00 (2-disc set)
Christopher Maltman, baritone
London Symphony Chorus
London Symphony Orchestra
Sir Colin Davis, conductor
Live recording (2-disc set)
"James MacMillan's compositions must be among the most frequently performed works of all living composers. and with the release of this live recording of his St John Passion, it is not hard to see why."