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Mozart Vespers with Portsmouth Choral Union


Salzburg Splendour
with Southern Pro Musica.

Mozart – Solemn Vespers
 Solennes de Confessore K.339 written in 1780.

Michael Haydn
Requiem in C Minor. Missa pro Defunctis was written in 1771.
This was written for the funeral of an Archbishop of Salzburg.
At the time of its first performance a fifteen year old boy called Amadeus
Mozart was playing the violin in the orchestra that performed it! There is evidence also that Mozart used it as a model when he wrote his own requiem 20 years later and at that time Mozart was working in Salzburg!

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