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Tag Archives: “The Ring Cycle” = “Der Ring des Nibelungen” Richard Wagner

OUTSOARING THE RING

I HAVE FOUND something more outre than Wagner’s Die Ring des Nibelungen. True, The Ring Cycle is 17 unique hours filled with Valhalla’s Gods and Goddesses, the Nibelung underground’s evil … Continue reading

May 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

OPERA FOR OUR TIMES

THE ANCIENT Greeks found catharsis and comfort in their theater. And so it can be in opera for our times. I offer three examples “as timely as today’s headlines.” Revenge … Continue reading

June 1, 2018 · Leave a comment