#252, Wagner In The Wrong Language

Thursday, October 25, 1973

In this episode, George Jellinek brings us Wagner operas sung not in its original language German, but in the vernacular. Operas like Lohengrin are sung in Italian, French, English and with an Irish Brogue.

WNYC archives id: 236005

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George Jellinek


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