Karina Canellakis - Photo23 Eduardus Lee

Final concert: Verdi's Requiem

Programme

Giuseppe Verdi Requiem

In this season's final concert, Giuseppe Verdi wrote the requiem mass for his favourite Italian writer, Alessandro Manzoni, whom he had loved since the age of 16. On hearing of Manzoni's death, Verdi was inconsolable and unable to attend the funeral. Three days later he visited the grave in Milan. On the anniversary of Manzoni's death a year later, Verdi conducted the first performance of his Requiem at San Marco in Milan. Due to its enormous success, it was repeated at La Scala in Milan and Verdi toured Europe with his Requiem. It is now one of the absolute religious top pieces, alongside Bach's Hohe Messe, Mozart's Requiem and Beethoven's Missa solemnis.

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Date:
Friday 17 June 2022
Time:
8:15 pm
Intermission:
No
Location:
TivoliVredenburg

Utrecht
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Large Hall

Performers

Radio Philharmonic Orchestra
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Karina Canellakis
Conductor
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Netherlands Radio Choir
Choir
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Benjamin Goodson - Photo: Paolo Ferla
Benjamin Goodson
Choir conductor
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Sonja Šarić
Soprano
Yulia Matochkina
Mezzo-soprano
Mario Bahg
Tenor
Riccardo Fassi
Bass

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Karina Canellakis - photo Eduardus Lee
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Vasili Petrenko - Photo by Mark_McNulty
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Vasili Petrenko - Photo by Mark_McNulty
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