W. A. Mozart: Requiem

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One of the most magnificent works in the treasury of classical music, the Requiem, is the last work of the great composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

Event is part of the festival Winter Ljubljana Festival

The composer wrote this most famous mass for the deceased for a mysterious client, Count Franz von Walsegg-Stupach, but died before completing it. In his setting of the mass for the deceased, Mozart stuck to the prescribed sacral style as developed by Bach, Händel and Italian Baroque masters, however, he combined old forms with the moving experience of approaching death.


  • Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
  • Giulia Semenzato, soprano
  • Wiebke Lehmkuhl, mezzo-soprano
  • Xabier Anduaga, tenor
  • Paul Armin Edelmann, bass-baritone
  • Slovenian Philharmonic Choir & Mixed Choir of Glasbena matica Ljubljana
  • RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra


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