Saturday, October 27, 2012

Vienna Philharmonic: Mozart's Requiem (1991)



The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of Georg Solti, perform Mozart's Requiem in D minor, KV 626, on December 5, 1991, on the 200th anniversary of the composer's death; all the other details and background information is on screen for you to enjoy.

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2 comments:

  1. Solti is one of my favorite conductors. The fact that his father changed his children's surname from Stern did not protect them against anti-Semitism, however.

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    1. Yes, quite right; nor did Mahler's pragmatic conversion to Christianity.

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