12 July 2015

The Wagner Calendar on Wagneropera.net is History

I know this will be a sad message for many Wagner fans, but it is just too much work to keep updating the Wagner Calendar, so I have decided to discontinue it.

Thanks to all of you contributing by sending me info about productions!

Per-Erik
Wagneropera.net

06 July 2015

The Wagner Journal - July 2015

We are pleased to announce the July 2015 issue (vol.9, no.2) of The Wagner Journal, which contains the following articles:
 
• 'Gender, Sexuality and Love in Wagner: An Electronic Roundtable' featuring Barry Emslie, Sanna Pederson and Eva Rieger
• 'Rienzi in Swedish (1865): The Case of the Stockholm Score' by Owe Ander
• 'Nazi Cinema and Wagner', by Hans Rudolf Vaget
• 'Broomhilda Unchained: Tarantino's Wagner' by Adrian Daub and Elisabeth Bronfen

Plus reviews of:
The Mastersingers at ENO
Parsifal in Berlin
CD recordings of Der fliegende Holländer conducted by Andris Nelsons, Llyr Williams's Wagner Without Words, Seattle Opera's Ring and the 1961 Solti Die Walküre starring Hans Hotter and Jon Vickers

Books: Rounding Wagner's Mountain: Richard Strauss and Modern German Opera by Bryan Gilliam and early studies of Wagner by Ferdinand Praeger, Francis Hueffer, William James Henderson and Ernest Newman, reprinted in the Cambridge Library Collection

Individual copies of, and annual subscriptions to, The Wagner Journal are available in both printed and electronic form. Individual articles and reviews are also available in electronic form. Full details on www.thewagnerjournal.co.uk.