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Messa da Requiem 1936Dundee Amateur Choral Union

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It was only five years since Verdi's choral masterpiece had first been given by Dundee Choral Union. It must have made a strong impression for them to return to it so soon.

If anything the team of soloists was even stronger this time, with a bass rather than a baritone at the bottom - the three lower voices were all renowned British vocalists. As before, two of them would make the magic 16 to appear in the Vaughan Williams Serenade to Music a couple of years down the line. Of the class of 1931 both men came into that category. This time the tenor was joined by the great alto Mary Jarred..

Performance DatesMessa da Requiem 1936

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Caird Hall | Dundee

5 Feb, 19.30

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