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Today in Philly history in 1833, Mozart’s “Requiem Mass in D minor” was performed for the first time in the United States, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Located on Thirteenth and Chestnut Streets, St. John’s was erected in 1832, and initially served as Philadelphia’s Roman Catholic cathedral.
“Requiem Mass in D minor” was the final work composed by Mozart, who wrote it for his own funeral, believing he was soon to die. This “Requiem” is one of the composer’s… http://ow.ly/wgvhM