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GREAT PERFORMANCES: Dudamel Conducts The Verdi Requiem At The Hollywood Bowl

Music Director Gustavo Dudamel.
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Music Director Gustavo Dudamel.

Airs Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 1 p.m. on KPBS TV

Now in its 40th Anniversary Season on PBS, GREAT PERFORMANCES is still the only place on television where you can see the best in music, opera, theater, dance and popular song from across America and around the world.

"Dudamel Conducts The Verdi Requiem At The Hollywood Bowl" - In commemoration of the Giuseppe Verdi bicentennial in 2013, Music Director Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic perform a thrilling concert of Verdi’s towering "Requiem Mass" at the Hollywood Bowl. The concert presentation features soloists Julianna Di Giacomo (soprano), Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), Vittorio Grigolo (tenor) and Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (bass).

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Dudamel Describes the Drama and Genius of Verdi's Requiem

"Gustavo Dudamel can describe Verdi's Requiem as passionately as he conducts it. "The theatrical elements of this piece is incredible

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