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Classic Archive: Verdi: Messa da Requiem

Ilva Ligabue soprano | Grace Bumbry mezzo-soprano | Sandor Konya tenor |
Raffaele Arié
bass
Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus
Carlo Maria Giulini

The collection “Classic Archive” presents great performances by legendary artists, remastered using the latest digital technology and enhanced with commentary for today’s audiences. These jewels of music broadcasting have been salvaged from various archives and been made accessible for home viewing audiences - appealing and enjoyable performances, that offer a unique glimpse into our classical music heritage. Legendary conductor and multi-awarded Carlo Maria Giulini leads the superb Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus in a wonderful and dramatic performance of Verdi's "Requiem Mass" featuring performances by soprano Ilva Ligabue, mezzo-soprano Grace Bumbry, tenor Sandor Konya & bass Raffaele Arie. (April 26, 1964 in Royal Festival Hall)

Repertoire

Giuseppe Verdi: Messa da Requiem

Facts

Prog. No.
7996
Music genre
Choral Music / Vocal
Length
90 mins
Director
Antony Craxton
Producers
Idéale Audience with the support of ARTE France
Production year
2013
Format
SD