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Opera North’s Ring Cycle: Götterdämmerung – The Lowry, Salford

Jeni Bern as Woglinde, Madeleine Shaw as Wellgunde and Sarah Castle as Flosshilde

Composer: Richard Wagner Concert staging and design concept: Peter Mumford English titles: Simon Rees Conductor: Richard Farnes Reviewer: Charlotte Broadbent Tonight is the culmination of an intensive week of opera and Opera North have maintained a level of outstanding quality from start to finish that would be difficult to match by most opera companies in the country. The Ring Cycle ...

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Opera North: Götterdämmerung – The Lowry, Salford

Music and Libretto: Richard Wagner Concert Staging and design: Peter Mumford Conductor: Richard Farnes Reviewer: Dave Cunningham What a long strange trip it’s been. Götterdämmerung has to be seen in the context of Richard Wagner’s overall Ring Cycle as well as a single opera in its own right. Musical themes and motifs from earlier parts of the Cycle constantly appear ...

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