What you need to know about this programme:
- Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi is one of the most beloved vocal composers in history.
- Verdi’s Requiem is a work of colossal symphonic and vocal forces, and remains an exaltation of humanity and one of its greatest musical-spiritual encounters.
- Maestro Rune Bergmann leads an all-star cast of soloists, a 115-member chorus, and the full Orchestra to bring this masterpiece to our stage.
- This is one of the most well-known classical pieces and has been featured in films such as Mad Max: Fury Road, X2: X-Men United, and Battle Royale.
- A requiem is a prayer of the living for the dead.
VERDI: Messa da Requiem