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Composer of the Week: Wagner


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Donald Macleod explores Wagner's lifelong belief in the redemptive powers of love. Tristan und Isolde (Act 1, excerpt)
Helga Dernesch (mezzo), John Vickers (tenor), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Herbert von Karajan Tannhäuser (Act 2, excerpt)
Anja Silja (soprano),
Wolfgang Windgassen (tenor), Josef Greindl (bass), Choir and Orchestra of the Bayreuth
Festival, conductor Wolfgang Sawallisch Final duet (Siegfried)
Birgit Nilsson (soprano),
Wolfgang Windgassen (tenor), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti Gotterdammerung: Brunnhilde 's immolation Birgit Nilsson (soprano),
Gottlob Frick (bass), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Georg Solti


Unknown: Donald MacLeod
Unknown: Helga Dernesch
Tenor: John Vickers
Soprano: Anja Silja
Soprano: Wolfgang Windgassen
Tenor: Josef Greindl
Conductor: Wolfgang Sawallisch
Soprano: Birgit Nilsson
Soprano: Wolfgang Windgassen
Conductor: Georg Solti
Soprano: Birgit Nilsson
Bass: Gottlob Frick
Conductor: Georg Solti

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Composer of the Week: Wagner

BBC Radio 3, 1 August 2002 9.00

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