En hög med notblad ligger på en mörk flygel. Ovanpå ligger ett rött äpple och i bakgrunden lyser en gul lampa. En hög med notblad ligger på en mörk flygel. Ovanpå ligger ett rött äpple och i bakgrunden lyser en gul lampa.

Göteborgs Konserthus What is a requiem?

Mozart, Verdi and Fauré – they all composed famous music with the same theme. What is it about the Catholic requiem that is so captivating? Learn more about classical music in the Classical Curiosity lecture series.

Concert length: 2 h incl. intermission Scene: Stenhammarsalen
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Mozart, Verdi and Fauré – they all composed famous music with the same theme. What is it about the Catholic requiem that is so captivating? And what do those magical Latin words mean? Our lecturer Magdalena Fronczak explains the concepts. 

Magdalena Fronczak is a prominent writer and blogger with a focus on female composers throughout history. She previously worked as a producer with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. 

Get to know the music

Listen to Mozart, Verdi and Fauré.

 

Tuesday 17 September 2024: The event ends at approx. 20.00

Participants

Magdalena Fronczak lecturer

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