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New York Philharmonic - Brahms Requiem

  • David Geffen Hall 10 Lincoln Center Plaza New York, NY, 10023 United States (map)

Christoph von Dohnányi, conductor

Camilla Tilling, soprano

Matthias Goerne, baritone

New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, director

Brahms created his profoundly moving, deeply spiritual A German Requiem in the wake of the deaths of his mother and Robert Schumann, a close father-figure. Soaring strings, transcendent voices, and powerful winds and brass create an “intimate expression of comfort” (The New York Times). Christoph von Dohnányi says it best: “The Requiem is one of the very greatest pieces Brahms ever wrote.”
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