Verdi: Requiem

Verdi’s stunning mass for the dead performed by a dream cast.

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The essence of Verdi’s Requiem can be found in the words “Libera me” (“Free me”). The great composer employs every means at his disposal to portray man as prisoner of himself, with both his fear of death and yearning for salvation.  

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Giuseppe Verdi
Messa da Requiem

In Latin with German and English surtitles.

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