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Britten's War Requiem

2018-11-10 7:30 PM 2018-11-10 9:30 PM Britten's War Requiem <p>Andrew Constantine, Conductor<br />Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus<br />IPFW Chorus<br />Fort Wayne Children's Choir<br />Soprano, Tenor, and Baritone soloists<br /><br /><br />Britten - War Requiem, Op. 66<br /><br /><br />This concert will be performed nearly 100 years to the day after the armistice of World War I. The Philharmonic and special guests are featured in Benjamin Britten's powerful masterpiece that juxtaposes the Roman Catholic Requiem Mass with contemporary texts illustrating the ravages of war.<br /><br /><br /><br />Musically Speaking<br />This free pre-concert talk, sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Friends, is designed to provide audience members insight into the evening's concert program and featured guest artists. Musically Speaking is hosted by Fort Wayne Philharmonic conducting staff, musicians and guest artists. <br /><br />Location:<br />For Masterworks concerts at the Embassy Theatre: The Gallery of the Grand Wayne Center.</p> 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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Andrew Constantine, Conductor
Fort Wayne Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus
IPFW Chorus
Fort Wayne Children's Choir
Soprano, Tenor, and Baritone soloists


Britten - War Requiem, Op. 66


This concert will be performed nearly 100 years to the day after the armistice of World War I. The Philharmonic and special guests are featured in Benjamin Britten's powerful masterpiece that juxtaposes the Roman Catholic Requiem Mass with contemporary texts illustrating the ravages of war.



Musically Speaking
This free pre-concert talk, sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Friends, is designed to provide audience members insight into the evening's concert program and featured guest artists. Musically Speaking is hosted by Fort Wayne Philharmonic conducting staff, musicians and guest artists.

Location:
For Masterworks concerts at the Embassy Theatre: The Gallery of the Grand Wayne Center.

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