Claudio Abbado conducts Mozart Requiem
Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan Memorial Concert
On the tenth anniversary of Herbert von Karajan's death, the Berliner Philharmoniker pays tribute to its late maestro in his home town of Salzburg.
Filmed in the city's imposing Cathedral, Claudio Abbado conducts Mozart, honouring his predecessor as the orchestra’s Music Director. Mozart's Requiem is sung by an outstanding quartet of soloists including Karita Mattila, Sara Mingardo, Bryn Terfel and Michael Schade, with the Swedish Radio Choir. A performance that in every respect meets Karajan's own high artistic standards.
Claudio Abbado conductor
Movie director : Bob Coles
Playlists : Sacred Music, The most watched symphonic concerts of 2015 on medici.tv, The Very Best of medici.tv
Musical period : Classical music
Music genres : Voice, Orchestral music, Music with choir
Duration : 01 h 02 min
Location : Salzburger Dom Cathedral (Salzburg, Austria)
Recording date : 1999
Production date : 1999
Production : © EuroArts / VIDEAL/brilliant media