Murry Sidlin, conductor
Pacific Chorale — Robert Istad, artistic director
Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín
Doors open at 2 p.m.
There is no Preview Talk before this performance
Defiant Requiem tells the story of the courageous Jewish prisoners in the Terezín Concentration Camp during World War II who performed Verdi’s stunning Requiem Mass, despite experiencing the depths of human degradation. Combining magnificent music with video testimony from survivors, this powerful and dramatic work will move you.