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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
NationalityGermany
PeriodRomantic
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MindenDer Ring des Nibelungen – Götterdämmerung

Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Frank Beermann; Gerd Heinz; Frank Philipp Schlößmann; Thomas Mohr; Dara Hobbs

LondonTrio Chausson

Trio Chausson
Chaminade, Ravel, Wagner, Korngold
Trio Chausson; Hiroaki Takenouchi

BerlinTristan und Isolde

Tristan und Isolde
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Donald Runnicles; Graham Vick; Deutsche Oper Berlin; Paul Brown; Ricarda Merbeth; Peter Seiffert
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Transformers: big works in disguise from the ACO

Timo-Veikko Valve © Jack Saltmiras
Pared-down forces of the ACO performed pared down masterpieces, in a brilliantly conceived programme which included works by Wagner, Strauss and Mozart.
*****
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Prom 52: Gardner chisels out the bigger picture in Sibelius 2

Edward Gardner conducts the Bergen Philharmonic © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
A theatrical first half saw the world première of Rolf Wallin's violin concerto, Whirld, played by Alina Ibragimova.  
****1
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Prom 51: A rare visit to the world of Per Nørgård

Thomas Dausgaard © Thomas Grondahl
The BBC Scottish Symphony and Thomas Dausgaard unite Wagner, Strauss and a 43-year-old symphony from a modern Danish master.
****1
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