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: Bryn Terfel tackles Hans Sachs
Bass-baritone Bryn Terfel will sing the role of Hans Sachs in Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The production will premiere on March 11, with Antonio Pappano leading the orchestra. For more information click HERE.