The St Madeleine Church is one of the most visited churches in Paris, also a famous venue for beautiful classical music concerts, Mozart Requiem, Vivaldi's Four Seasons, masterpieces of Verdi, Haydn...
The Eglise de la Madeleine is in the 8th arrondissement of Paris. From the Place de la Concorde, at the end of the rue Royale stands the majestic building. Temple or church? Napoleon Bonaparte build it for his glory. It took 85 years to finish it. Only in 1845, it was transformed in a church.
La Madeleine: Vivaldi's Four Seasons on March 22, March 29, April 11, April 21, April 28, May 1, May 17, May 25, May 29, July 7...
Vivaldi, Schubert, Albinoni: Eglise de La Madeleine, March 11, April 26, May 10, 2014.
Fauré Requiem in La Madeleine Church, March 15, 2014.
Bach St John Passion: La Madeleine Church, April 4, 2014.
Concerts at La Madeleine: Mozart Requiem on April 5, May 31, July 19...
Architecture, 52 Corinthian columns support the building.
The Pipe organ is one of the most beautiful instruments and was built by Aristide Cavaille-Coll. You can heard some organ music on Sunday during the mass (9:30 am and 11 am).
Chopin's funeral was late for two weeks in the Madeleine on October 30, 1849. He had a wish that the Requiem of Mozart was sung.
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