In collaboration with the Embassy of Italy's "Year of Italian Culture in the United States," the Cathedral Choral Society presents Giuseppe Verdi's towering Requiem, the Society's signature work since its inaugural concert in 1942. To mark the 200th anniversary of Verdi's birth, the concert opens with his stirring Hymn of the Nations, which includes the national anthems of England, France, and Italy.
Event begins at 4:00PM
Presented by: Cathedral Choral Society
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