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The Great Passion: Fenella Humphreys and James Runcie

Sunday 12th May 2024 , 7:30 pm 9:30 pm

James Runcie’s latest novel, The Great Passion, tells the story of young Stefan Silbermann, sent to train as a singer in Leipzig under the Cantor Johann Sebastian Bach. Based on true events, Stefan lives with the Bach family through joyful chaos and heart-rending tragedy, and witnesses the creation of some of Bach’s greatest works — most notably the great St Matthew Passion

In this beautiful collaboration, outstanding violinist Fenella Humphreys — in her fourth visit to Chiltern Arts — is joined on stage by James Runcie: his readings from his work and insightful commentary are intertwined with Fenella’s playing of selected Bach pieces for solo violin. 

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Venue Information

Church Lane
Princes Risborough,HP27 9AWUnited Kingdom
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The Great Passion Zone A: Premium Ticket
Premium tickets offer seats closest to the performing area, in the first few rows
£ 35.00
38 available
The Great Passion Zone B Ticket
£ 28.00
83 available
The Great Passion Zone C Ticket
Seats in Zone C are in the side aisles and may have a restricted view of the performing area
£ 20.00
88 available
The Great Passion Under 16s Ticket
Max 2 free with each accompanying adult. Free tickets cannot be used in the Premium Section. ID may be required for proof of age.
£ 0.00
209 available
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