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10742 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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4.8 / 5 Rated by 15 members
Review from Goldstar Member
5 events 3 reviews

It was fantastic. I would highly recommend the Washington Chorus. Truly fantastic.

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Review from Sophistaknit
3 events 2 reviews

This event was PHENOMENAL !! Both the chorus and the orchestra were outstanding. I will definitly be seeing more of the WSO and Washington Chorus during their upcoming season.
The Concert Hall is climate controlled but I would bring a...continued

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Review from irvin88
60 events 10 reviews

Verdi's Requiem was amazing. The show consisted of a full orchestra, ~75 person choir, and 4 main singers (Soprano, Mezz-Soprano, Tenor, Bass). It lasted about 90 minutes and the lyrics were in Italian.

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Julian Wachner, Music Director

Jennifer Check, soprano 

Susana Poretsky, mezzo soprano 

Stuart Neill, tenor 

Wayne Tigges, bass 

One of the world’s greatest choral works, Verdi’s magnificent, operatic _Requiem _was an immediate and spectacular success at its first performance in 1874. Its overwhelming forces—some tender, some terrifying—are a monument to Verdi’s mastery of the sung word. Join The Washington Chorus and Orchestra with world-class soloists for a performance Verdi’s _Requiem _you won’t forget! 

A post-concert discussion follows in the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, with Julian Wachner and Mark Weinstein, Executive Director of the Washington National Opera. 

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