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The Flying Dutchman in Detroit

DETROIT OPERA HOUSE Presents The Flying Dutchman (Der Fliegende Holländer) Opera in three acts
 Music and libretto: Richard Wagner
 Premiere: Dresden, 1843 Running time: About 3.5 hrs including two intermissions
 Sung in German with English translations projected above the stage. … Continue reading

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Richard Wagner in Dresden.

The Semperopera is most important place in Dresden for Wagner’s works. Wagner himself called the orchestra, directed by him, the actual Staatskapelle as „Wonder Harpe“ Photo: Sylvio Dittrich Dresden marked an important stage in the life of this great 19th … Continue reading

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