Wagner's Ring Cycle

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Monday, May 20, 2013

A scene from 'Die Walküre,' part of Robert Lepage's revamped 'Ring' Cycle for the Met (Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

From leitmotifs to lighter fare, this week's programs are a five-hour exploration of Richard Wagner’s crowning operatic achievement, the Ring Cycle.

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Comments [2]

Margherita Frankel from New York

Thank you for these wonderful 5 hours. But, really, 5 hours was not enough for Wagner. How about devoting another week to him?

May. 25 2013 02:20 AM
Virginia Bucci from nJ

Is this really Wagner? I didn't realize I liked him! Was hunting online in case this was one of those CD's I could buy for a pledge.... Wow!

May. 21 2013 11:01 PM

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