RSO teams up with the Reading Choral Society to perform Verdi’s Requiem
The Reading Choral Society and a quartet of powerful soloists have teamed up with the Reading Symphony Orchestra for the final concert of the RSO’s 2021-2022 season on May 21, 2022 at the Santander Performing Arts Center.
Don’t miss a special performance by Verdi’s Requiem by the Reading Symphony Orchestra and the Reading Choral Society at 7:30 p.m. at the Santander Performing Arts Center on May 21st. The partnership between these organizations will be the spring performance.
Verdi’s Requiem is known for its lyrical style, blending intense drama, spirituality and grandeur. “It is a privilege to have the Reading Choral Society and our amazing soloists sharing the stage with the Reading Symphony Orchestra,” shares David Gross, Executive Director of the Reading Symphony Orchestra, “We believe this will be a powerful and moving performance. “
The Reading Choral Society is one of America’s oldest musical ensembles, founded in 1875. The soloists all have great operatic and oratorio careers, including Othalie Graham, soprano, Audrey Babcock, mezzo-soprano, Dominick Chenes, tenor, and Joshua Jeremiah, bass.
Conducted by Reading Symphony Orchestra Music Director Andrew Constantine on May 21, 2022, the show will feature Requiem and Kyrie, Dies irae, Offertorium, Sanctus, Agnus Dei, Lux aeterna and Libera me.
Join us at 7:30 p.m. on May 21, 2022 at the Santander Performing Arts Center sponsored in part by Marlin & Ginger Miller and the Gertrude Sternbergh Fund of the Reading Musical Foundation. Buy your tickets today at www.readingsymphony.org or by calling (610)373-7557.