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Travelogue LVII: Bayreuth IV: Ring

August 31, 2015 And just like that, the curtain closed on the final act of Götterdämmerung and we were applauding, partly out of enthusiasm and partly out of relief, fifteen hours of music and bad seats behind us, and then we walked down the five flights of steps from the Galarie one last time and drank one more glass of wine and took the taxi back to the hostel. 459 more words


der Ring des Adlers

(Harbert, Michigan) When I was awarded the highest honor the Boy Scouts of America can bestow at the Eagle Court of Honor in Chicago on October 17, 1965, I resolved to one day wear an Eagle ring as a constant reminder of my achievement.   244 more words

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Remembering Verna Parino: November 22, 1916 - July 20, 2015

Verna Parino, long time Mill Valley resident, passed away peacefully in her sleep on the morning of June 20, 2015 after a long and adventurous life. 780 more words


Fairy Tale Friday - An Erotic Romance by Terrance Aldon Shaw


(Based on Der Ring des Nibelungen)

By Terrance Aldon Shaw


 Once upon a time—and a fell and fearsome time it was, when endless twilight lay upon the land—there lived a lowly orphan waif whom men called Findlekind. 5,678 more words

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Total Immersion: Boulez at 90, Barbican Hall, review: 'packed with aural seduction' - Telegraph

Every year the BBC Symphony Orchestra honours a great contemporary composer with a day-long programme of concerts, films and discussions. This year the choice could only be…

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The Fat Lady of Death

Brünnhilde is the full figured soprano that sings at the end of Richard Wagner‘s opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen. Brünnhilde is a… 125 more words


Guest Post: The Ring of the Mastermen

I love writing this blog but I also love reading other people being brilliant. Eventually I’d like to see this site expand to include multiple writers (multiple Historians!) but for now I’m glad to introduce our first ever guest post! 2,891 more words

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