Reviewers of Jaakobs Traum, the first drama in his cycle, described it as "ein judischer Nibelungen-Ring" (Eke 140) and "das grosse nationaljudische Weihefestspiel" ("Der junge David von Beer-Hofmann" 151), referring respectively to Wagner's four-part operatic spectacle Der Ring des Nibelungen
and his sacred festival play Parsifal.
The image comes from an artwork made to accompany an 1876 production of Wagner's Der Ring Des Nibelungen
And next November all its state-of-the art resources will be brought into play when it hosts Wagner's massive Der Ring des Nibelungen
cycle in the world-renowned Mariinsky Theatre production, conducted by Valery Gergiev.
Wagner composed music on a colossal scale, and his greatest work is the cycle of four operas that comprise Der Ring des Nibelungen
(The Ring of the Nibelung) an epic tale of a struggle to possess an all powerful ring to rule the world.
Brown focuses on Wagner's "later" masterworks, specifically Tristan und Isolde, Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Der Ring des Nibelungen
, and Parsifal.
Presented by Suzy Klein with commentary from the director of The Royal Opera's Der Ring des Nibelungen
, Keith Warner, there will be three different streams available on The Space for Act III of Die Walkure.
Since becoming Opera North's music director in 2004 he has conducted works such of The Makropulos Case, From The House of Dead and is currently working through Opera North's four year cycle of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen
, with Siegfried premiering in June next year.
com)-- Bayreuth Festival Production of Harry Kupfer's The Complete Cycle of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen
In its annual festival this year, Munich's Bavarian State Opera put on a new production of the apocalyptic Gotterdammerung, the final work in Richard Wagner's four-evening cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen
Wagner's 'Ring' cycle - Der Ring des Nibelungen
(The Ring of the Nibelung) - is reputedly a monster: four operas telling an epic tale of gods and dwarves and giants through music which, once heard, is never likely to be forgotten.
The greatest modernist production of Gotterdammerung, the final part of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen
, is the BBC documentary of he and Georg Solti's recording of it.
He tells me: "As anyone who came last time knows, anything goes on open mic evenings - poems, monologues, sketches, readings, songs, scenes, playlets, animal acts, ballet, opera, low wire acts - or excerpts from the Der Ring des Nibelungen
in the original German.