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:PARSIFAL at the Bavarian State Opera
A new production of PARSIFAL will be unveiled on June 28 at the Bavarian State Opera. A stellar cast featuring Jonas Kaufmann and Nina Stemme will be led by conductor Kirill Petrenko. George Baselitz will design the set and costumes. The production will be broadcast live on BR Klassik.