Maestro Giuseppe 'Joey' Pietraroia's farewell concert with the Victoria Choral Society
Giuseppe Pietraroia is known - affectionately - by the many singers and musicians he conducts as 'Maestro Joey'.
He's the Music Director of the Victoria Choral Society and the Conductor-in-Residence for both Pacific Opera Victoria and the Victoria Symphony.
Maestro Joey steps down from his role with the Victoria Choral Society this month, perhaps fittingly, with a concert of two requiems, by French composers Faure and Durufle.
Pamela Post prepared this piece about the maestro and the concert...