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The Ring: An Illustrated History of Wagner's Ring at the Royal Opera House (Hardback)

The Ring: An Illustrated History of Wagner's Ring at the Royal Opera House (Hardback)

This pictorial record of the Ring by John Snelson is drawn from the Royal Opera House Collections and includes many images never published before.
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A celebratory history of one of the greatest of operatic events at one of the greatest of world opera houses. This handsome full-colour edition charts the story of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen at the Royal Opera House from the first staging in 1892, conducted by Gustav Mahler, through to the increasingly controversial productions of the late 20th century.

 

The pictorial record, drawn from the Royal Opera House Collections, includes many images never published before. Appendices list all the performances and their castings from 1892 until 1997.


Author: John Snelson

Published: 2006

Binding: Hardback

Page extent: 240

Categories:

Books > Opera

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