Events

13. Aug 2017
13. Aug 2017
Aug
13.
2017
Sydney, Australia
Wagner Society in New South Wales - A seminar on Lohengrin
Sunday 13 August
VENUE:       Willoughby Uniting Church, 10 Clanwilliam St., Willoughby
TIME:          1.00 – 5.00pm

SEMINAR:  Lohengrin: the first real music drama

Dr Antony Ernst introduces the background to this popular mystical opera.   Antony is a frequent guest lecturer on opera and a music tour leader in Australia and overseas and is currently Manager of Artistic Planning with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg.

(Melbourne Opera’s production of Lohengrin opens on 7 August at the Regent Theatre)

CHARGES: 
Standard meeting (incl DVD) $20 (members) $25 (non-members) 
Seminar/Concert  $40 (m), $45 (n-m)

Discover the Wagner Society in 2017

Non-members are welcome to attend our meetings. Come along and discover:

·       Why Richard Wagner is such a controversial figure.

·       What makes his music unique.

·       How he changed musical composition forever.

·       Why film music is so influenced by Wagner (ref: the famous Ride of the Valkyries used in the helicopter          scene of Apocalypse Now).

·       Why those who love Wagner’s music travel the world to see performances of his work.

For membership details please visit: www.wagner.org.au
or write to: 
Wagner Society in NSW,
GPO Box 4574, Sydney 2001   

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