Salisbury Musical Society: Verdi Requiem

Salisbury Musical Society sing Giuseppe Verdi’s Requiem. This work was first performed in 1874, on the anniversary of the death of Alessandro Manzoni, the humanist writer whom Verdi admired. The work is much loved by singers and audiences alike for its heights of emotion and drama.

The orchestra of Chelsea Opera Group, SMS’s longstanding collaborators, will accompany this performance. The conductor will be the Cathedral’s Director of Music, David Halls.

The soloists are:

Rachel Nicholls – Soprano

Jess Dandy – Alto

Paul Nilon – Tenor

James Platt – Bass


16 March 2024 - 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Salisbury Cathedral

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£40, £25, £20, £10 (£5 for students in full time education with ID)

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Salisbury Musical Society is a mixed choir of about 120 voices. We perform major classical choral works in public concerts that are normally given in Salisbury Cathedral, three times a year, accompanied by a full orchestra.