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Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner in Paris, 1861 © Wikimedia Commons
Richard Wagner in Paris, 1861
© Wikimedia Commons
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Year of birth1813
Year of death1883
July 2018
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LondonProm 14: Sibelius, Schubert & Zimmermann

Wagner, Schubert, Zimmermann, Sibelius
BBC Philharmonic; John Storgårds; Elizabeth Watts; Louis Lortie


Wagner: Siegfried
Kirill Petrenko; Andreas Kriegenburg; Bavarian State Opera; Harald Thor; Andrea Schraad; Stefan Vinke; Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke

LondonProm 16: Stravinsky, Debussy & Wagner

Wagner, Debussy, Stravinsky
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Sabine Devieilhe; Anna Stéphany; Hallé Choir; Hallé Children's Choir
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Pierre Audi’s new Parsifal grinds the gears in Munich

Nina Stemme (Kundry) © Ruth Walz
Instead of telling a story of spiritual enlightenment and ultimate redemption through faith, Pierre Audi's reading is bereft of mystery and magic.
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A sparkling season finale from PKF – Prague Philharmonia

Emmanuel Villaume © Milan Mošna
Tragedy turns to joy in an evening laden with expectations and emotion.
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The San Francisco Ring: Episode IV – A New Hope

Daniel Brenna (Siegfried), Stacey Tappan, Renée Tatum and Lauren McNeese (Rhinemaidens) © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
The world is gloriously redeemed in the gripping final installment of San Francisco Opera's Ring cycle.
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