18 June 2014

Richard Wagner bust at Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes, Palermo

Richard Wagner, Hotel des Palmes, Palermo

A bust of Richard Wagner in the foyer of Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes (aka Hôtel des Palmes), Palermo, Sicily. Richard Wagner and his family arrives at the hotel on 5 November 1881. Here he orchestrated Parsifal Act 3.

Read more on Wagneropera.net: Wagner in Sicily


Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wagneropera.net

16 June 2014

Richard Wagner in Sicily 1881–1882 - part 1

Hôtel des Palmes - now: Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes, Palermo, Sicily

Richard Wagner and his family arrived at Hôtel des Palmes (now: Grand Hotel Et Des Palmes) in Palermo on 5 November 1881. Here he orchestrated Parsifal Act 3.

Read more on Wagneropera.net: Richard Wagner in  Sicily

Photo: Per-Erik Skramstad / Wagneropera.net