Die Meistersinger von Bayreuth A Survey of famous Singers who have trodden the boards on the Green Hill. The talk will be given on Zoom by our president, Derek Blyth. Please use the contact form below to receive an invitation.
Parsifal There can only be one choice of Music Drama for Holy Week - Parsifal. This production is from Bayreuth in 2012 and was, surprise, surprise, very controversial at the time. It has many interesting ideas in it and, though it descends into 'regietheater' at times, it is well sung, played and acted. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXaGWCHsQBA… Continue reading Parsifal for Holy Week 2020
Der Fliegende Holländer Jan Phillipe Gloger's production from the 2013 Bayreuth Festival, which wil be the subject fo the next meeting on Monday 11th March at 18.30 in the Friends' Meeting House. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=swvN7J3LCSA