German Requiem PAL Video
German RequiemPAL Video
Classical music lovers will rejoice over this disc that captures a sublime moment in the career of conductor Herbert von Karajan. This entry in the Sony Classics Legacy series that celebrates the man and his over 50-year career presents the Weiner Philharmoniker under von Karajan's baton in a 1985 performance of Brahms' "German Requiem" recorded at Vienna's Grosser Musikvereinnsaal. Bass-baritone Jose van Dam and soprano Kathleen Battle are among the performers.