The Wagner Society of Ireland is a not
for profit organisation devoted to furthering the understanding of the
music of Richard Wagner through such events as seminars, lectures, recitals,
interviews, films, and assistance to promising young artists.
Following on the very successful
and well-attended talk by Timothy King on
would Wagner have thought of modern Regietheater?",
our next event is Ian Fox speaking on the subject of
Albert Coates. It will
take place, on Thursday, April 20. The time and venue
will, as usual, be 8pm in the UAC.
Please keep an eye on the Events
calendar above as details and dates do change occasionally.
The Richard Wagner Verband
International has created an excellent new website -
- in English, French and German. It's worth a look.
Wagner Operas on the Internet:
The are a number of websites
(particularly www.youtube.com ) where one can watch complete operas on
demand and free of charge on the internet.
Of particular interest is the
is currently (until 31/10/2017) showing the Dutch National Opera
production of Die Walküre,
with Thomas J Mayer, Christopher Ventris, Catherine Foster and
Catherine Naglestad. Also available are the Wiener
Staatsoper productions of Parsifal
and Götterdämmerung as well as
Der Fliegende Holländer from the
Finnish National Opera.
Remember to click on Useful Links
above for information on what other Wagner Societies are doing; on
travel and accommodation; on past and future performances and reviews of
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