Duruflé: Requiem

Sun 26 Oct 2014 7.30 pm
Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki

Ville Urponen, organ
Klaus Mäkelä, cello
Helsingin kamarikuoro
Nils Schweckendiek, conductor

Maurice Duruflé Quatre motets op. 10       
Requiem op. 9
Esa-Pekka Salonen Shine (for solo cello)

Maurice Duruflé’s music, with its combination of Gregorian chant and colourful and sensitive harmonies, here marks the run-up to All Saints’ Day.

In collaboration with the Temppeliaukio Church

20,50€ / 17,50€ / 7,50€ from Lippupalvelu

Temppeliaukio Church / photo by Matthew Duncan
The work with them was exciting and efficient. They have a particular ability to adapt themselves to a different sound and aesthetic conception. Their flexibility and enthusiasm gave me the the possibility to work in-depth because of the individual human, vocal and musical qualities of each singer.
Dominique Vellard,
choral conductor
and singer