Our annual Good Friday concert features the Metropolitan Festival Choir, soloists and orchestra, conducted by Dr. Patricia Wright. This concert will is available both in-person and online (livestream broadcast). Through this timeless music we honour 36 years' faithful service of Dr. Patricia Wright, Metropolitan's Minister of Music, who is retiring May 1.

J.S. Bach: Cantata #23
J.S. Bach: St. John Passion (selections)
Buxtehude: Fürwahr, er trug unsere Krankhei
and more.

Soloists: Gisele Kulak, Chelsea Van Pelt, Valeria Kondrashov, Michelle Simmons,
Charles Davidson, Benjamin Stein (theorbo), Nicholas Higgs, John Schneider

Masking and physical distancing is in effect for the audience, with all performers conducting rapid testing.

Read about the Concert in WholeNote Magazine
Pg. 18/19

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Livestream Notes

The concert will be available to view live only (not "on-demand").

We are pleased that TicketSpice has updated their platform to make livestream access easier. Ticketholders will simply click the "access virtual event" button from their confirmation email to view the concert countdown and video. No information will be required to enter the livestream, and all personal info will remain private.

For ticketing questions please email communciations@metunited.ca or leave a voicemail at 416-363-0331 x228.

Betrachte from "St John Passion"

Nicholas Higgs, baritone (from online Good Friday concert, 2021)