A rare chance to see Simone Young and a Richard Strauss opera: Lisa Gasteen National Opera School’s Ariadne auf Naxos
Bayreuth will digitise the Richard Wagner Archive and make it available to all.
The San Francisco Opera website features two articles that Peter Bassett has contributed to its June 2018 presentation of three Ring Cycles.
Heath Lees will present pre-opera talks before each performance of Opera Australia’s Die Meistersinger in Melbourne this November.
The Met will present three cycles of The Ring in 2019.
Dr Peter Bassett has recently published a new e-book Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg – In Perspective.
For your 2018 calendar: A list of 8 performances around Australia in of interest to lovers of Wagner’s work
Read the fascinating story of Norma Gadsden.
A postcard from Bayreuth from one of our members.
Richard Wagner formed the first Nibelung Bureau from a group of volunteer supporters prior to the inaugural Bayreuth Festival.