MUSIC
Verdi's Requiem: A Masterpiece
Talk

 

Composed in memory of Alessandro Manzoni, an Italian writer and poet whom Verdi admired, the mighty Requiem stands as one of the greatest choral masterpieces offering operatic drama, wonderful symphonic writing and stellar, virtuosic solo moments. In this pre-concert talk, Prof. Johnny Poon will give you an in-depth introduction to this monumental work.

 

In English

 

 

 

Sponsored by 

 

 

Date/Time

3 Mar 2016 (Thu)
7:15 - 7:45pm (Pre-performance)

 

Venue

GP1, Level 8, Grand Theatre Backstage, HK Cultural Centre

 

Free admission. Registration required*

 

*Pre-registered attendee will receive a HKAF complimentary drink coupon. The drink coupon can be used before the performance and during the intermission at designated bars in the HK Cultural Centre, HK City Hall or the HK Academy for Performing Arts, during the 44th Hong Kong Arts Festival in 2016.

 

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