The Connie and Marc Jacobson Music Director Laureate JoAnn Falletta returns to direct the orchestra and VSO Chorus in Mozart’s transcendent Requiem, with its darkly rich orchestration and otherworldly radiance. The program begins with Richard Strauss’ tone poem that explores what lies beyond our earthly existence.
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Virginia Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Robert Shoup, concertmaster
Richard Strauss: Death and Transfiguration
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Requiem