Mozart’s Requiem is available on the PALCO DIGITAL

PALCO DIGITAL, the audiovisual portal at the Teatro Real, adds Mozart’s Requiem interpreted in Toledo Cathedral on the 20th of September, 2014 to its video library

The commemorative acts throughout 2014 have taken place in order to recall El Greco’s death 400 years ago, on the 20th of September a gold brooche was awarded to: the interpretation of the Requiem that W.A.Mozart started to compose not long before his death. Directed by Ivor Bolton, and with the participation of the Teatro Real’s Orchestra and Chorus, the nave of the Cathedral of Toledo welcomed this oeuvre the genius of Salzburg left unfinished, and that his pupil Franz Xaver Süssmayr ended.

Comissioned by Count Franz Von Walsegg to be interpreted at his wife’s funeral, Mozart always believed that destiny was making compose the music that would end up playing at his own funeral.

As well as this new incorporation, on the PALCO DIGITAL various productions are available on demand, such as the “Perfect American” by Philip Glass commissioned by the Teatro Real, at present on the international market on DVD, plus the rewarded recordings of “Iolanta and Perséphone”, “Cavalleria rusticana & Pagliacci”, "Tosca""La bohème", "La traviata""Luisa Fernanda""Le nozze di Figaro", "Cosí fan tutte", directed by Michael Haneke, or the Tribute to Teresa Berganza.

Palco Digital allows access to exclusive live audiovisual content and a wide range of operas and shows recorded in the Teatro Real, as well as extra content, which allows us to dig deeper into the information about the production. All of them can be accessed unlimitedly with semiannual coupons, by season, or by specific show, through simple tickets that let you view a live feed or one of the oeuvres from the video library.
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