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News from the Members

Another great webinar from the WS Washington DC
Wednesday 15 July - 7:30pm EDT - Saul Lilienstein: "Wagner's Music Dramas and the Jews" Don't miss it. Joining details within.
Maestro Saul Lilienstein will once again address the thorny question of Wagner's music dramas and the Jews. His brilliant response to the Wagner-haters is the definitive rejoinder. Don't miss it!



August 6, at 7:30 pm EDT,  Maestro Jeffrey Swann presents "Wagner: A Voyage of Self-Discovery through Beethoven"

Acclaimed pianist and Wagner expert Jeffrey Swann will discuss how Wagner discovered the nature of his own genius through his growing and evolving understanding of Beethoven, and how his insights influenced his work from The Flying Dutchman all the way to Parsifal. 


We hope you will join us. These lectures are free and open to the public. 

Best wishes,

Jim Holman, Chairman?
Wagner Society of Washington DC