A German Requiem, to Words of the Holy Scriptures, Op. 45 (German: Ein deutsches Requiem, nach Worten der heiligen Schrift) by Johannes Brahms, is a large-scale work for chorus, orchestra, a soprano and a baritone soloist, composed between 1865 and 1868. It comprises seven movements, which together last 65 to 80 minutes, making this work Brahms's longest composition. A German Requiem is sacred but non-liturgical, and unlike a long tradition of the Latin Requiem, A German Requiem, as its title states, is a Requiem in the German language.

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Performances & Interviews


Upcoming BBC Events featuring A German Requiem

BBC Hoddinott Hall 2018-19: Brahms Requiem
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/erc84f
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2019-06-28T08:22:53
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