On the next Fresh Air, Yannick Nezet Seguin, the young, charismatic conductor of the Metropolitan Opera and Philadelphia Orchestra, talks about Verdi’s Requiem. He chose the piece for his inaugural performance as music director in Philadelphia. The concert was recently rebroadcast on WHYY-TV. We’ll hear some of the performance and talk about the piece and its meaning. Join us.
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(Photo: Yannick Nezet Seguin - Jan Regan/The Philadelphia Orchestra)