Richard Wagner archive
Listen Gods And Monsters: 5 Unforgettable Wagner Moments
Listen Extreme Drama: The Life And Music Of Richard Wagner
April 13, 2013 – For the bicentennial of the controversial composer's birth, conductor Marin Alsop rethinks Wagner.
Read Portrait Of The Heldentenor As A Young Man
Listen Jonas Kaufmann On Wagner: 'It's Like A Drug Sometimes'
February 16, 2013 – The man called the greatest living Wagnerian tenor says he's bound by duty to honor the composer.
Read Around The Classical Internet: June 1, 2012
Read It's A Marvel-ous Wagner Production
Watch 'Wagner's Dream': Is It The Met's Nightmare?
Read How Verdi, Wagner and Puccini Got Their Grooves
Read The Vienna Philharmonic At Carnegie Hall WQXR
Read Ask Your Doctor About Prescription Bolero
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: In the Basement With The Basses
January 18, 2012 – With opera's subterranean serenaders, it's important to know a basso buffo from a basso profondo.
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: Breaking Down Baritones
Read Talk Like An Opera Geek: Tuning Into Tenors
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