Verdi Messa da Requiem

 

Verdi Messa da Requiem concert performed 2011 at the Teatro Farnese as part of the Verdi Festival Parma and published as the last release in the Tutto Verdi project. Yuri Temirkanov conducts the Orchestra e Coro del Teatro Regio di Parma (Chorus Master Martino Faggiani). Singers are Dimitra Theodossiou (soprano), Sonia Ganassi (mezzo-soprano), Francesco Meli (tenor), and Riccardo Zanellato (bass). Directed for video by Tiziano Mancini. Includes a bonus, directed by Sergej Grguric, called Verdi's Backyard, about the Parma region (near Verdi's birthplace) that Verdi called home and where the famous Verdi Festival is located. Released 2013, disc has 5.1 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA