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Gewandhausorchester Leipzig / Blomstedt

Wiener Singverein - Brahms - Un requiem allemand

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Monday, 23 October 2017 — 8:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Johannes Brahms
    Un requiem allemand

Distribution

  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Wiener Singverein
  • Herbert Blomstedt
  • Johannes Prinz
  • Hannah Morrison
  • Michael Nagy
Nearly 150 years ago, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, under the leadership of Brahms, created his German requiem.  For the composer, it would mark the beginning of widespread recognition, and for the ensemble, an important milestone in a collaboration that would last right until Brahms’ death.

media

Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45: I. "Selig sind, die da Leid tragen"
Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45: V. Ihr habt nun Traurigkeit (Live)