Viva Verdi

Viva Verdi!

Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 4 pm

Verdi, Requiem and Hymn of the Nations

  • J. Reilly Lewis, music director
  • Cathedral Choral Society
  • Jennifer Check, soprano
  • Anna Maria Chiuri, mezzo-soprano
  • Rolando Sanz, tenor
  • Mikhail Svetlov, bass

In collaboration with the Embassy of Italy's "Year of Italian Culture in the United States," the Cathedral Choral Society presents Giuseppe Verdi's towering Requiem, the Society's signature work since its inaugural concert in 1942. To mark the 200th anniversary of Verdi's birth, the concert opens with his stirring Hymn of the Nations, which includes the national anthems of England, France, and Italy.

Tickets start at $31
Free parking available in the Cathedral's underground garage

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