Concert Begins at 6.30pm English Chamber Orchestra Leeds Festival Chorus Simon Wright – conductor James Gilchrist – bass (Evangelist) Christopher Purves – bass (Christus) Elin Manahan Thomas – soprano Lawrence Zazzo – countertenor Joshua Ellicott – tenor David Wilson-Johnson – bass Bach – St John’s Passion “The aim and final end of all music should be none other thsn the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul” JS Bach Pre-concert talk 5:45pm Judy Blezzard discusses this evening’s works. Entry is free to ticket-holders for the concert but space is limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment. Your first orchestral concert? Want to know more about what to expect? View [http://www.leeds.gov.uk/LeedsConcertSeason/Pages/NewcomersGuide.aspx] our newcomers guide. View [http://images.tickets.com/images/primarysales/gpl/LEEDS_CC_VOS_2.html] the seating plan for Leeds Town Hall.