22 июля 2017
René Pape at the Festspielhaus
It’s been ten years since my last podcast, and during that time many wonderful things have happened. In 2012, after a wait of eight years I finally got tickets to the Bayreuth Festival. Now, this summer, I am very lucky to have a chance to go back to the Festspielhaus for a second visit. In this new podcast I pay homage to bass-baritone René Pape who will be singing the role of King Marke this year at the Green Hill.
The Metropolitan Opera is currently presenting Wagner's Ring, and the return of the Robert Lapage controversial production. Last Saturday I attended a performance of Die Walküre, and the mechanical...