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Verdi Requiem

About This Concert

Fusing operatic drama, gorgeous solo moments and symphonic prowess, Verdi’s Requiem is a transcendent musical rollercoaster well suited to the gift of Edward Gardner, a renowned conductor of symphonies and operas worldwide.

Program

VERDI
Requiem / 83 min

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Artists

Fun Facts

  • Verdi's Requiem Mass was first performed in the Milan Cathedral on May 22, 1874. He composed it to honor a famous novelist and poet Alessandro Manzoni, who died the previous year.
  • A student at Eton, Cambridge, and the Royal Academy of Music, Gardner was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2012 Birthday Honours for services to music.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

Location Orchestra Hall
1111 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis
MN
55403
Classical

Verdi Requiem

Tickets

1560255659

1558292400

1592482859

Sun May 19 2019 2pm

Other Performances

Fri May 17 2019 8pm

Sat May 18 2019 8pm

Minnesota Chorale | Photo © Courtney Perry

Minnesota Chorale | Photo © Courtney Perry

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Concert Duration

Approximately 1.5 hours, no intermission.


Pre-Concert

Doors open 12pm

Concert Preview

Coffee Concert


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About This Concert

Fusing operatic drama, gorgeous solo moments and symphonic prowess, Verdi’s Requiem is a transcendent musical rollercoaster well suited to the gift of Edward Gardner, a renowned conductor of symphonies and operas worldwide.

Program

VERDI
Requiem / 83 min

Read more

Program Notes PDF

Artists

Fun Facts

  • Verdi's Requiem Mass was first performed in the Milan Cathedral on May 22, 1874. He composed it to honor a famous novelist and poet Alessandro Manzoni, who died the previous year.
  • A student at Eton, Cambridge, and the Royal Academy of Music, Gardner was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2012 Birthday Honours for services to music.

Accessibility at Orchestra Hall

Assisted listening devices available Large print program available Wheelchair seating availableService dogs welcomePlease refrain from using strong perfumes and colognes

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OH+ Concert activities on Sunday May 19 / see all upcoming OH+ events

Coffee Concert

Coffee Concert

When: Pre-concert
Where: All lobby bars
Enjoy complimentary coffee from Driven Coffee Roasters and cookies from A Baker's Wife Pastry Shop!

Pre-concert Activity Hour

Concert Preview

When: 1-1:25pm
Where: Auditorium
Join host Phillip Gainsley and Kathy Saltzman Romey for an informative and entertaining look at this concert.