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The Wagner Journal, July 2020 Issue

The Wagner Journal

The July 2020 issue (vol.14, no.2) of The Wagner Journal has been published and contains the following feature articles: 

  • ‘The Use of Eastern Concepts in Wagner’s Stage Works‘ by Peter Bassett
  • ‘Wagner and the Ottomans‘ by Emre Aracı
  • ’Gender, Japan and the Takarazuka Revue‘s 1968 Tristan und Isolde’ by Brooke McCorkle Okazaki

plus reviews of: Tristan und Isolde in Frankfurt, Die Meistersinger in Dresden, Parsifal in Strasbourg, Die Walküre in Singapore and Siegfried in London; the ROH Walküre under Pappano on DVD; a Tristan with Stuart Skelton and Gun-Brit Barkmin, a Holländer with Franz Crass under Sawallisch (Bayreuth, 1960) and a Walküre under Rattle on CD; Alexander Shapiro‘s The Consolations of History, Diane V. Silverthorne‘s Music, Art and Performance from Liszt to Riot Grrrl and Markus Kiesel et al‘s Wandrer heißt mich die Welt: Auf Wagners Spuren durch Europa

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