Met Opera announces concert to mark anniversary of Ukraine invasion

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New York Daily News

NEW YORK — The Metropolitan Opera in New York is marking the first anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine with a concert celebrating the country’s “resilience and hope.” On Feb. 24, Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin will lead the company’s orchestra, chorus and soloists in a program of Mozart’s Requiem and Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony. Soloists include soprano Golda Schultz, mezzo-soprano Emily D’Angelo, as well as the Ukranian-born tenor Dmytro Popov and bass-baritone Vladyslav Buialskyi, also from Ukraine. “I am proud to lead the great Met Orchestra and Chorus as we continue to u…

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