Der Ring des Nibelungen in Odin’s own Town

An international cast of first class Wagner singers comes together in Odin’s own town, the city of Odense, Denmark, to perform two whole cycles of Der Ring des Nibelungen in late May and early June 2018.

Maestro Alexander Vedernikov (picture), who is soon to take over the baton at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen, will be conducting both cycles.

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Wagner & Beyond – Asher Fisch and WASO – September 2017

Principal Conductor Asher Fisch, one of today’s finest Wagnerians, takes you on a thrilling journey of discovery through Wagner’s music, the composers Wagner influenced and those who inspired him.

“Wagner is one of history’s truly transformative composers. His music is endlessly fascinating, dramatic and deeply moving.

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Asher Fisch and WASO embark on a two-year Wagner voyage in 2017

Principal Conductor Asher Fisch has launched the West Australian Symphony Orchestra’s 2017 season by announcing a two-year voyage of discovery focussing on his beloved Richard Wagner. A two-concert festival next year will explore the idea of Wagner and Beyond, while the teaser is the revelation of a pair of concert performances in 2018 – WASO’s 90th anniversary year – of the master’s seminal work, Tristan und Isolde.… Continue reading
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Jonas Kaufmann’s opera debut for Opera Australia 2017 – Parsifal

The superstar tenor is back, and this time he means Wagner. Opera Australia have announced that Jonas Kaufmann will make his operatic debut in concert performances of Wagner’s last, and some would say greatest opera, Parsifal – See more at: http://www.limelightmagazine.com.au/news/jonas-kaufmanns-opera-debut-launches-opera-australias-2017-season-0
 
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