Berlioz’s Requiem at St. Paul’s Cathedral

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St. Paul’s, Ludgate Hill, The City, London
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0207 246 8348

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
8th March 2019
7.30 PM to 9 PM
Tickets & Cost:
£10 to £40, from stpauls.co.uk

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To mark the 150th anniversary of Berlioz's death, American conductor John Nelson will be leading the Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus and London Philharmonic Choir in a performance of the composer's monumental requiem, Grande Messe des Mortes, at St Paul's Cathedral.

During his second visit to London in 1851 Berlioz actually attended a performance at St Paul's himself: "It was the most amazing thing I have never seen or heard," he said. "As moving in its immense grandeur, arranged in a colossal amphitheatre."

 

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