KARAJAN / BERLIN PHIL ORCH - MOZART: REQUIEM (180G)
Karajan and the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra's recording of Mozart's Requiem is a landmark classical album that was released in 1971. The work was composed in 1791 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and left unfinished at his death. The recording features the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, the Vienna Singverein, and soloists Gundula Janowitz, Christa Ludwig, Fritz Wunderlich, and Walter Berry. Karajan's interpretation of the Requiem is widely regarded as one of the best ever recorded, with the orchestra and choir providing a powerful and emotional performance that captures the drama and intensity of Mozart's music. The album has been critically acclaimed and has won numerous awards, including the Grand Prix du Disque.