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The slap-happy world of Richard Wagner

The Best of Richard Wagner
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Masters of Classical Music, Vol. 5: Richard Wagner
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Richard Wagner believed his greatest talent was for comedy. 748 more words


Theatrical Thursday

Theatre poster of the week, Der Ring des Nibelungen. From Director Michael Bartlett’s film, House of Last Things.

Lee Moyer

A Ring to keep you thinking: Wagner's Die Walküre, Saffron Opera Group

Usually, a Ring Cycle hits you as a sudden burst of musical and philosophical intensity, its four huge evenings sprawling across one week. In practical terms, your own life ends up on hold for the Ring as a result: real life pauses while the Ring is stolen, forged, wielded, misused, tricked away, traded, hoarded, misunderstood, given as a love token, and finally rescued and returned to Nature. 1,142 more words


Siegfried's Funeral March

Siegfried’s Funeral March, Götterdämmerung – Richard Wagner:


Das Rheingold - Vorspiel

Give your ears a free gift for five minutes.

Vorspiel, Das Rheingold – Richard Wagner: