Conductor Valery Gerviev and members of the London Symphony Orchestra

German Requiem

Johannes Brahms & Karol Szymanowski
Barbican

Conductor Valery Gergiev and the London Symphony Orchestra present Brahms’ greatest choral work, the German Requiem, featuring soprano Sally Matthews and baritone Christopher Maltman.

This is performed alongside Karol Szymanowski's Stabat Mater, which was derived from poet Józef Jankowski’s translation of the medieval poem about the grieving mother of Christ.

Production duration: 1 hr 36 min
London Symphony Orchestra

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Conductor
    Valery Gergiev
  • Soprano
    Sally Matthews
  • Mezzo-soprano
    Ekaterina Gubanova
  • Baritone
    Christopher Maltman
  • Bass-baritone
    Kostas Smoriginas
  • Orchestra
    London Symphony Orchestra
  • Chorus
    London Symphony Chorus

Team

  • Johannes Brahms
    Composer
  • Karol Szymanowski
    Composer
  • Valery Gergiev
    Conductor
  • Simon Halsey
    Chorus Director