In accordance with government directives, Place des Arts has suspended its activities. These measures have been put into effect due to circumstances relating to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic which are beyond our control. Consequently, the Requiem de Brahms scheduled on May 9 has been postponed until September 27, 2020. Please keep your ticket, as it will be honoured when you enter the performance hall.
To celebrate their 5th anniversary, the Orchestre Philharmonique and the Choeur des Mélomanes presents Brahms’ great German Requiem. This masterpiece will be interpreted by the renowned Metropolitan Opera soprano Aline Kutan, and baritone Christian Wagner accompanied by a full symphony orchestra and 100 singers under the direction of Francis Choinière. Through the Brahm’s “Human Requiem”, the compelling and moving journey of this profound work, the young composer transforms his personal experiences with tragedy and the inescapable fact of loss to the possibility of consolation and serenity.
BRAHMS - Ein Deutsches Requiem, op. 45 (Requiem Allemand)