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News from the Members

The latest edition of the Wagner Journal is now available
With the usual interesting mix of articles and reviews, the latest volume is now on sale
Freia (Marie Arnet) confronts Fasolt (Pauls Putnins) in Amy Lane's production at Longborough. Photo Matthew Williams-Ellis
Alberich (Seth Carico) and the cardboard Valhalla in Julia Burbach's economical production for Grimeborn. Photo Lidia Crisafulli

The November 2019 issue (vol.13, no.3) of The Wagner Journal has now been published and contains the following feature articles:

 • ‘Knappertsbusch in Bayreuth’ by Hans Rudolf Vaget 

• ‘In Wagner’s Eyes: Casting Light on a Disputed Portrait‘ by Michael Trimble, Dale C. Hesdorffer, Robert Letellier and Gordon Plant

•’Ernest Newman in ‘’Naziland‘’: In Search of Otto Strobel‘ by David Cormack

• ‘Report on the Production of Tannhäuser in Paris’ by Richard Wagner (translated by Niall Hoskin)

plus reviews of: 
Tannhäuser at the Bayreuth Festival
Das Rheingold at Longborough and Grimeborn
Die Meistersinger by Fulham Opera
Die Walküre in Kassel
Götterdämmerung in Würzburg and 
Lohengrin in Nuremberg;

the Bernstein Tristan und Isolde (Munich, 1981) on DVD;
CDs of the Hallé Siegfried and of Lise Davidsen in Wagner and Strauss