Tag Archives: Richard Wagner

Wagner’s “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” in Finland

The Finnish National Opera Presents: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Richard Wagner Young Walther finds himself compelled to win a singing competition, because the prize is the hand of Eva in marriage. Entrants need to be well versed in the ancient … Continue reading

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Parsifal at the Oper Frankfurt

PARSIFAL Richard Wagner 1813 – 1883 Opera in three acts Libretto by the Composer First performed July 26th 1882, Festspielhaus, Bayreuth Sung in German with German surtitles Performances Sunday 15.03.2015 21.03.2015 |29.03.2015 |03.04.2015 |06.04.2015 ——————————————————————————– About the Piece ——————————————————————————– Wagner’s … Continue reading

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Der fliegende Holländer at the Royal Opera House in London

Der fliegende Holländer 5–24 February 2015 Main Stage Tim Albery’s acclaimed production is a darkly insightful account of Wagner’s early masterpiece, The Flying Dutchman. The Story The Flying Dutchman has been cursed for eternity. Once every seven years he is … Continue reading

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“Tristan und Isolde” in Athens

Richard Wagner Tristan und Isolde Conductor: Myron Michailidis Director – sets – costumes: Yannis Kokkos PREMIERE 23 JANUARY 2015 23, 27, 31 January 2015 4 February 2015 Megaron, the Athens Concert Hall – Alexandra Trianti Hall New production Performances begin … Continue reading

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Wagner’s “Der Fliegende Holländer” in Tokyo

Der fliegende Holländer Music by Richard WAGNER Opera in 3 acts Sung in German with Japanese surtitles Opera Palace January 18, 21, 25, 31   2:00 PM January 28, 7:00 PM WAGNER almost experienced a shipwreck, which inspired him to write … Continue reading

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Wagner’s Lohengrin in Poland

Fri   6:00pm December 19, 2014 Moniuszko Auditorium LOHENGRIN RICHARD WAGNER Romantic opera in three acts Libretto: composer In the original German World premiere: Weimar, Großherzogliches Hoftheater, 28/08/1850 Polish premiere: Lviv Opera, 21/04/1877 Warsaw premiere: Teatr Wielki, 19/07/1879 Premiere: 11/04/2014 Duration: … Continue reading

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Die Walküre in Barcelona

Presents:  Die Walküre Richard Wagner 19, 22, 23, 25, 27, 28, 30 and 31 May and 3 June 2014 Chronicles of a great war The first part of Wagner’s great mythological system is the building of Walhalla, the mansion of … Continue reading

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TEATRO REAL OF MADRID PRESENTS LOHENGRIN

TEATRO REAL OF MADRID PRESENTS: Richard Wagner’s LOHENGRIN Written during a time of revolutionary turmoil, Lohengrin is the perfect union of poetry and music according to the aesthetic ideals of Romanticism as created, in part, by Wagner: the opera itself is eclipsed … Continue reading

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Parsifal in Berlin

DEUTSCHE OPER BERLIN PRESENTS PARSIFAL Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883) Opera and poem by Richard Wagner; First performed on 26th July, 1882 in Bayreuth; Premiered at the Deutsche Oper Berlin on 21. October, 2012 In German language with surtitles Performances … Continue reading

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HANSEL UND GRETEL in Montreal

     PRESENTS: HÄNSEL und GRETEL Engelbert Humperdinck DURATION: 3 HRS. INTERMISSION: 2 HALL: WILFRID-PELLETIER VENUE: PLACE DES ARTS PREOPERA : 6:30 PM     22 March 2014 25 March 2014  27 March 2014  29 March 2014   ‎   Synopsis Humperdinck HÄNSEL und GRETEL An enchanting … Continue reading

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