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The importance of female fandom to British Wagneriana in the early to mid-20th century

The importance of female fandom to British Wagneriana in the early to mid-20th century Our next Wagner Society Manchester talk will be on Monday March 11th at 19.00 via Zoom.The talk is entitled The importance of female fandom to British Wagneriana in the early to mid-20th century and will be given by Dr Charlotte Purkis This talk will… Continue reading The importance of female fandom to British Wagneriana in the early to mid-20th century

Meetings

Wagner’s Melodies, Bellini’s Sinnlichkeit

Wagner's Melodies, Bellini's Sinnlichkeit Our next Wagner Society Manchester talk, at 7pm on Monday 12th February, is entitled  'Wagner's Melodies, Bellini's Sinnlichkeit', and is given by Professor David Trippett of Cambridge University's Faculty of Music.  The talk focusses on Wagner's relation to Italy and Italian culture, and sets out from the myth that (unlike Rossini) Wagner was… Continue reading Wagner’s Melodies, Bellini’s Sinnlichkeit