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The Ring of the Nibelung


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By Richard Wagner.
Gotterdammerung, Act 2. Drugged and deceived by Hagen, Siegfried has forgotten his love for
Briinnhilde and conspired with Gunther to abduct her. Hagen is now close to recapturing the ring. Before the act, Norman Stone , Professor of Modern History at Oxford, explores the historical background of the plot. (tenor) (bass-baritone)
Bavarian State Opera Chorus and Orchestra conducted by Wolfgang Sawallisch.
Stage director Nikolaus Lehnhoff
BBCtv presentation by Colin Spector and Donald Sturrock
An NHK (Japan) production (Act 3 next Saturday)


Unknown: Richard Wagner.
Unknown: Norman Stone
Conducted By: Wolfgang Sawallisch.
Director: Nikolaus Lehnhoff
Presentation By: Colin Spector
Presentation By: Donald Sturrock
Siegfried: René Kollo
Brünnhilde: Hildegard Behrens (soprano)
Gunther: Hans Günter Nocker
Hagen Matti: Salminen (bass)
Gutrune: Lisbeth Balslev (soprano)

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The Ring of the Nibelung

BBC Two England, 1 December 1990 20.15

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