Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
This video is part of the Karajan Legacy film series on Sony Classical. Austrian conductor Herbert von Karajan directs the Vienna Philharmonic with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's "Coronation Mass" for this High Mass celebrated by Pope John Paul II. Recorded live at St. Peter's Basilica in Rome on June 29, 1985. Features vocal performances from soprano Kathleen Battle, alto Trudeliese Schmidt, and bass-baritone Ferruccio Furlanetto.
Catholicism, church, Mass, Pope