Wagner’s Ring Cycle will be performed during February and March 2019 at the Grand Théâtre de Genève
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Melbourne Opera will present The Flying Dutchman, and Victorian Opera will present Parsifal.
Nina Stemme returns to Hobart for All-Wagner Gala with Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, November 2 2019.
Programme for 2019
Peter Bassett anticipates Victorian Opera’s new production of Parsifal in February 2019.
Graham Bruce reviews the Royal Opera’s recent revival of Keith Warner’s production of Der Ring des Nibelungen.
Peter Bassett’s essay ‘Contemplating the Meistersinger’ has been published in Limelight (November 2018), and is also presented here for your interest.
The 2018 Verdi Festival in Parma. Review by Graham Bruce, October 2018. Italy’s Verdi Festival which takes place in the composer’s homeland of Parma and Busseto, again this year made clear why it offers something different from the familiar run of Verdi productions:
San Francisco Ring Cycle, June 2018; Review by Sheena Burnell
Colin Mackerras concludes that Wagner’s story and conception makes more sense and is more emotionally satisfying than Kasper Holten’s.