THE LYRIC CONCERT WITH PAUL HERRIOTT

Anna Netrebko as Adina in Donizetti's Image Name: Anna Netrebko as Adina in Donizetti's "L'Elisir d'Amore. Copyright: "Photo: Nick Heavican/Metropolitan Opera

Paul Herriott presents Britten’s War Requiem  a large-scale, non-liturgical setting of the Requiem Mass completed  in 1962.  Interspersed with Latin texts, in telling juxtaposition, are settings of Wilfred Owen poems

Britten: War Requiem, Op.66

Anna Netrebko (soprano)

Ian Bostridge (tenor)

Thomas Hampson (baritone)

Choris of the Academy of Santa Cecilia Rome

Salzburg Festival and Theater Children’s Chorus

Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia Rome

RTÉ lyric fm, Tuesday 12November, 8pm-10pm