Tisch School’s Drama Cantorum to Give a Rare Performance of Puccini’s “Requiem” in a U.S. Debut at the Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral, Dec. 3
Nov 2, 2010
Giacomo Puccini’s "Requiem," written in 1905 to commemorate the famous Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) four years after his death, will have its U.S. premiere on December 3, 2010 at 8 P.M. at The Basilica of Saint Patrick’s Old Cathedral, located at 263 Mulberry Street in New York City. Requiem will be performed by New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts’ Drama Cantorum, under the direction of Ralph Affoumado, as part of the vocal ensemble’s winter concert, entitled "Gloria."
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