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Wagner's opera about the conflict between sacred and profane love, in a performance from this year's Bayreuth Festival.
Bayreth Festival Chorus and Orchestra/
Donald Runnicles
7.30 Britain in Bayreuth Natalie Wheen talks to conductor Donald Runnicles.
7.45 Act 2
8.55 Interval Reading
9.10 Act 3


Unknown: Donald Runnicles
Conductor: Donald Runnicles.
Tannhäuser: Wolfgang Schmidt (tenor)
Elisabeth: Tina Kiberg (soprano)
Venus: Uta Priew (soprano)
Wolfram von Eschenbach: Eike Wilm Schulte (baritone)
Landgraf: Manfred Schenk (bass)
Walther von der Vogelweide: Richard Brunner (tenor)
Biterolf: Ekkehard Wlaschiha (bass)
Heimich der Schreiber: Clemens Bieber (tenor)
Reimnar von Zieeter: Sandor Solyom-Nagy (bar)
A young shepherd: Christiane Hossfeld (soprano)

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