Tampa Bay Times Masterworks

Mozart's Requiem

WITH THE MASTER CHORALE OF TAMPA BAY

May 13 - 15

Program

Reconnect, reflect and be inspired. For Mozart’s monumental Requiem, Maestro Michael Francis adds specially curated music to create a full evening of peace and serenity, featuring The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay. Pieces include Britten’s Sinfonia da RequiemAllegri’s Miserere Mei, Deus and more.

HEALTH & SAFETY: As of March 8, face masks are recommended for all patrons in accordance with CDC guidelines. For full details, click here.

Hildegard von Bingen
“O virtus sapientiae” (“O strength of wisdom”)

Mindaugas Urbaitis
(b. 1952)
Lacrimosa

Sir Benjamin Britten
(1913-1976)
Sinfonia da Requiem ♫
I. Lacrymosa
II. Dies Irae
III. Requiem aeternam

Gregorio Allegri
(1582-1652) 
Miserere Mei, Deus (“Have mercy on me, O God”)

Intermission

Wolfgang A. Mozart
(1757-1791)
Arr. Robert Levin [1994]
Requiem
Mass, K. 626
Requiem
Kyrie
Dies irae
Tuba mirum
Rex tremendae
Recordare
Confutatis
Lacrimosa
Amen
Domine Jesu
Hostias
Sanctus
Benedictus
Agnus Dei
Lux aeterna
Cum sanctis tuis

Program Notes

Learn more about the pieces on this program from author Kurt Loft. He is a freelance writer, member of the Music Critics Association of North America and former music critic for The Tampa Tribune. 

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Pre-Concert Conversations

Get the real story behind the composers and their music, straight from the conductor and guest soloists. Starts one hour before each Masterworks concert in the theater. Included free with each concert ticket. 

Sponsored by Smith & Associates Real Estate

Artists

Learn more about the artists performing on this program.

Michael Francis, Music Director

Master Chorale of Tampa Bay

Brett Karlin, Artistic Director

The Florida Orchestra

Katrina Galka, Soprano

Sarah Larsen, Mezzo-Soprano

Rodrick Dixon, Tenor

Kevin Deas, Bass-Baritone

Performances

Choose a performance from the dates below.
HEALTH & SAFETY: As of March 8, face masks are recommended for all patrons in accordance with CDC guidelines.

Fri, May 13, 8 pm
Straz Center

Sat, May 14, 8 pm
Mahaffey Theater

Sun, May 15, 7:30 pm
Ruth Eckerd Hall

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