Welcome to "WagnerOperas"
Welcome to the world of composer Richard Wagner. A towering figure of the 19th century, Wagner is best remembered for the operas he composed; works which changed the course of Western music, and the craft of theatrical staging.
This website is an examination of the life of this composer. It is a journey that will shed light on the man and his work, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned Wagnerite.
Info about this year's Bayreuth Festival
How to attend the festival
An informative list of his works
Past and present historic stagings
Famous singers of yesteryear and today
A scrapbook of my journey in 2012
The World of Richard Wagner and his works
WagnerOperas NEWS: The Ring Cycle in Melbourne
The Ring Cycle will be presented later this month in Melbourne, Australia at the Arts Centre State Theatre. The production, conducted by Pietari Inkinen, will run from November 28 to December 16. The tetralogy will be directed by Neil Armfield, with sets by Robert Cousins. Stefan Vinke will perform the role of Siegfried, and Lise Lindstrom will be Brunnhilde. For more information about this Ring and to purchase tickets go HERE.