Susanna Phillips, soprano
Ken Howard

Aug. 22–23 at 8:00

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra: Closing Night

Featuring:

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra

Louis Langrée, conductor

Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin

Susanna Phillips, soprano

Kelley O’Connor, mezzo-soprano

Dimitri Pittas, tenor

Morris Robinson, bass

Concert Chorale of New York

James Bagwell, director

Program:

Bach: Chorales from St. John Passion

Martin: Polyptyque: Six Images of the Passion of Christ

Mozart: Requiem

The Festival closes with Mozart’s towering Requiem, which consumed the composer in his final days. Echoing its themes, Frank Martin’s ravishing violin concerto Polyptyque is intriguingly combined with Bach chorales.