Brahms' German Requiem


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Markus Stenz, conductor
Lisette Oropesa, soprano
Eric Owens, bass-baritone  
University of Maryland Concert Choir, Edward Maclary, director  

J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No. 3 Listen Now
Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem Listen Now

Written after the passing of both his mother and close friend Robert Schumann, Brahms’ deeply personal and compelling A German Requiem gives eloquent comfort to the grieving. Opening the program is Bach’s third orchestral suite featuring “Air,” one of the most famous movements in Baroque music.

Strathmore Pre-concert Lecture: Sat, Mar 5, 6:30 pm
Featuring guest lecturer, playwright and author Tom Minter