Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Requiem for Darfur

Last Monday night a who's who of classical musicians combined with aspiring musos to play Verdi's Requiem at Carnegie Hall and to raise money for victims of the conflict in Darfur.

To read this moving story read:

Anthony Tommasini, 'Making Music Speak for those without a Voice', 24 January, New York Times.

Image: The picture that formed the backdrop at the performance.