Wagner Complete Operas

DSpace Repository

Wagner Complete Operas

Show full item record

Title: Wagner Complete Operas
Otros títulos: Wagner Die Opern
Wagner Intégrale Des Opéras
Der Ring Des Nibelungen
Siegfried
Wagner Óperas Completas
El Anillo de los Nibelungos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Richard Wagner; Reiner Goldberg; Heinz Zednik; James Morris; Ekkehard Wlaschiha; Kurt Moll; Birgitta Svendén; Hildegard Behrens; Kathleen Battle; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus; Max Epstein; The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; James Levine
Código CDU: W.09
Forma Musical: Operas
Abstract: Richard Wagner was one of the most revolutionary figures in the history of music, a composer who made pivotal contributions to the development of harmony and musical drama that reverberate even today. Indeed, though Wagner occasionally produced successful music written on a relatively modest scale, opera—the bigger, the better—was clearly his milieu, and his aesthetic is perhaps the most grandiose that Western music has ever known. Early in his career, Wagner learned both the elements and the practical, political realities of his craft by writing a handful of operas which were unenthusiastically, even angrily, received. Beginning with Rienzi (1838-40) and The Flying Dutchman (1841), however, he enjoyed a string of successes that propelled him to immortality and changed the face of music. His monumental Ring cycle of four operas—Das Rheingold (1853-54), Die Walküre (1854-56), Siegfried (1856-71) and Götterdämmerung (1869-74)—remains the most ambitious and influential contribution by any ...


Files in this item

Files Length Size Format View Description
Siegfried - Act One.wav 1:25:39 864.4Mb WAV audio wav
Siegfried - Act Two.wav 1:19:36 803.4Mb WAV audio wav
Siegfried - Act Three.wav 1:24:46 855.6Mb WAV audio wav

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show full item record