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A sacred festival drama in three acts by Wagner (sung in German) Cast:
A voice from on high:
MARGA HÖFFGEN (contralto)
Knights of the Grail, youths, boys, flower maidens
BAYREUTH FESTIVAL chorus-master WILHELM pitz conducted by EUGEN JOCHUM
The Wieland Wagner production (Recording from the 1971 Bayreuth Festival made available bv courtesy of Bavarian Radio) The action takes place in Northern Spain during the Middle Ages. Act 1
2.55* During the Interval Parsifal's Cross
GEOFFREY SKELTON discusses the psychological pattern which Wieland Wagner designed and used for his Bayreuth Festival productions. ‡
3.10* Parsifal Act 2


Chorus-Master: Wilhelm Pitz
Conducted By: Eugen Jochum
Unknown: Wieland Wagner
Unknown: Wieland Wagner

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