The Performance of the St. Matthew Passion
Originally published in the 1959 Boiling Pot (page 89), this photograph is captioned, "The performance of the St. Matthew Passion." The orchestra is seen performing as the crowd looks on. Henry Overley can be see conducting the orchestra with concertmaster and violinist Voldemar Rushevics seated to his left playing the violin.The performance was the finale of the 1959 Bach Festival held in Stetson Chapel.
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