27 July 2018

The Wagner Journal July 2018

The Wagner Journal (vol. 12, no. 2), contains the following feature articles:


• ‘Kierkegaard, Wagner and the Quest for Operatic Immediacy‘ by Leo Cabranes-Grant

• ‘Setting the Record Straight: Wendelin Weißheimer and the Wagners‘ by Katherine Syer

• ‘Wagner and Proust‘ by Jeffrey Swann

•‘From Death in Venice to The Magic Mountain: Thomas Mann‘s Ironic Response to Wagner‘ by William Kinderman

plus reviews of:

Dmitri Tcherniakov‘s Tristan und Isolde in Berlin and Pierre Audi‘s in Amsterdam; Alvis Hermanis‘ Parsifal in Vienna

CDs of the Ring cycle under Karajan

Books on the Hitler–Wagner nexus by Wolfram Pyta and Hans Rudolf Vaget

More on Thewagnerjournal.co.uk

26 July 2018

Yuval Sharon's Lohengrin on 3SAT Saturday 28 July 2018

Photo: Enrico Nawrath / Bayreuther Festspiele


Yuval Sharon's Lohengrin on 3SAT Saturday 28 July 2018 at 20:15: If you have access to the German TV channel 3SAT, you can watch the new Lohengrin production by director Yuval Sharon

Bayreuther Festspiele 2018: Lohengrin


Elsa    Anja Harteros
Lohengrin    Piotr Beczala
König Heinrich    Georg Zeppenfeld
Telramund    Tomasz Konieczny
Ortrud    Waltraud Meier