Event Berlioz Requiem
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Venue Concert Hall (Sydney Opera House), Sydney, NSW
First Date 19 November 1983
Last Date 19 November 1983
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description A gigantic work, thrilling in its disposition of huge forces, including brass choirs at the four points of the compass, the Requiem is Berlioz's outstanding achievement, a sombre pageant of ritual influenced by contemplation of the melancholy of mortality
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Music
Secondary Genre Test Classical
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Peter Seymour Conductor
John Main Tenor
Works
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Sydney Opera House The Diary Nov/Dec 1983 No 2/3 Vol 11
Event Identifier 111115