Gianandrea Noseda will conduct the National Symphony Orchestra in Benjamin Britten's epic War Requiem, featuring the Choral Arts Society of Washington, the Children's Chorus of Washington, and soprano Karina Flores, tenor Ian Bostridge and baritone Matthias Goerne. Performances are Thursday, November 29 and Saturday, December 1 at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall. Maestro Noseda discusses the highlights of the work with Classical WETA's Nicole Lacroix.
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