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Wagner Highlights

November 18–20, 2022

Dates

Location

Bass Performance Hall

Overview

Marvel at some of the greatest moments in the operatic repertoire as FWSO Music Director Robert Spano delves into the music of Richard Wagner. “The Ride of the Valkyries” from Die Walküre, the Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, “Siegfried’s Rhine Journey” from Götterdämmerung. It’s the perfect evening for Wagnerites and newcomers to the genre alike. The program will include images by famed British illustrator Arthur Rackham. 

Works

Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde           

The Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walküre      

 Forest Murmurs from Siegfried  

Siegfried’s Rhine Journey from Götterdämmerung

Siegfried’s Death and Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung

Brünnhilde's Immolation from Götterdämmerung

Featured Artists

Robert Spano, conductor

Christine Brewer, soprano

About the Artists

Robert Spano, conductor

Christine Brewer, soprano

Want More Information?

Ahead of this performance, you will be able to find the Bachtales with Buddy pre-concert lecture, a link to the digital program for this concert, and links to guest artist bio pages below!

For additional questions, email boxoffice@fwsymphony.org