Richard Wagner

Composer

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Richard Wagner
*22. May 1813, ✝13. February 1883
Upcoming events
Thursday19.30
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Canellakis, Lamsma / Wagner, Britten, Bartók
Karina Canellakis 
conductor
Simone Lamsma 
violin
Wiener Symphoniker
orchestra
Richard Wagner
Benjamin Britten
Béla Bartók
Sunday11.00
Wiener Konzerthaus, Great Hall
Canellakis, Lamsma, Rett / Wagner, Britten, Bartók
Karina Canellakis 
conductor
Simone Lamsma 
violin
Barbara Rett 
presentation
Richard Wagner
Benjamin Britten
Béla Bartók
Past events
Nid
"A Faust Overture" in D minor WWV 59 (revised version) (94) 606220
Act 1 from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (9) 608730
Act 1 from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608674
Act 2 from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (1) 608734
Act 2 from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (1) 608713
Act 2 from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608673
Act 2 from the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (5) 608651
Act 3 from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (2) 608732
Act 3 from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (1) 608717
Act 3 from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608670
"Albumblatt" ("Album Leaf"), adapted for violin and orchestra by Wilhelmj (21) 599698
"Am stillen Herd zur Winterszeit" ("At the quiet hearth in winter time"), scene of Walther Stolzing from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (22) 608740
"An die Kunst" ("To the Art"), adapted for male choir and orchestra by R. Weinwurm (2) 600317
Arindal's "Wahnsinns-Arie" ("Aria of Madness") from the opera "Die Feen" ("The Fairies") WWV 32 (1) 608764
"Bacchanale" ("Venusberg Music") from the opera "Tannhäuser" in the Parisian Version (11) 606207
Bell Scene and Grail Scene from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (15) 608690
"Bridal Chorus" from scene 1 of act 3 of the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (5) 608709
"Brünnhilde's Immolation Scene" from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (42) 608723
Chorus "Wach auf" ("Wake up") and Final Speech of Hans Sachs from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (10) 608760
Chorus of the Knights of the Grail form act 1 of the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (2) 608693
"Columbus", overture to Theodor Apel's historic drama WWV 37A (5) 600123
Concert version of Siegfried's "Schmiedelied" ("Forging Song") from the opera "Siegfried" (1) 599969
Concert version of "Wotan's Farewell" and "Feuerzauber" ("Magic Fire Music") from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") (13) 606175
Concert version of the Final Speech of Hans Sachs "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") (9) 599765
"Das Liebesmahl der Apostel" ("The Feast of Pentecost"), a biblical scene for male choir and orchestra WWV 69 (4) 599962
"Das Liebesverbot" oder "Die Novize von Palermo" ("The Ban on Love" or "The Novice of Palermo"), Great comic opera in 2 acts WWV 38 (1) 603264
"Das Rheingold" ("The Rhinegold"), Opera in four scenes WWV 86A (1) 603891
"Der Engel" ("The Angel"), No. 1 from "Wesendonck Lieder" (6) 600993
"Der fliegende Holländer" ("The Flying Dutchman"), Romantic opera in three acts WWV 63 (52) 606544
"Du bist der Lenz" from act 1 of the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (1) 608733
Duet Elisabeth-Tannhäuser from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (3) 608668
Duet Elsa-Ortrud from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (1) 608720
Duet Isolde-Tristan from act 2 of the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (2) 608650
Duet Siegfried-Brünhilde from act 1 of the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (1) 608752
Duet in the Bridal Chamber from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (5) 608721
"Ein Schwert verhieß mir der Vater" from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (1) 608726
"Einzug der Gäste auf der Wartbug" from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (41) 608658
"Elsa's Dream" from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (23) 608701
End (scene 3, act 3) from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (5) 608738
End of act 2 from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (2) 608758
End of the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (3) 608714
"Ewig war ich, ewig bin ich" from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608676
"Fanget an!", Walther's Prize Song from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (3) 608742
Fantasia from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (6) 608762
Final Scene from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (2) 608704
Final Speech of Hans Sachs from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (15) 608739
Final scene from act 1 of the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (10) 608765
Final scene from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608679
"Fliedermonolog" from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (10) 608749
Fragments from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (3) 608691
"Gralserzählung" ("Grale Narrative") from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (59) 608708
"Großer Festmarsch" ("American Centennial March") in G major in time for the centennial of the American Declaration of Independence WWV 110 (1) 606221
"Hagen" and "Male Choir", scene 3 from act 2 of the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (1) 608711
Hallenarie (Hall Aria) of Elisabeth (introduction and scene 1 from act 3)) from the opera "Tannhäuser" ""V 70 (97) 608672
"Huldigungsmarsch" ("Homage March") for King Ludwig II of Bavaria in E flat major WWV 97 (39) 606223
"Im Treibhaus" ("In the Greenhouse"), No. 3 from the "Wesendonck-Lieder", orchestrated by Felix Mottl (10) 606156
"In Sachsens Werkstatt", act 3 scene 1 from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608743
"Isoldes Liebestod" ("Isolde's Love Death") from the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (12) 608649
"Kaisermarsch" ("Imperial March") in B flat major WWV 104 (45) 606225
"Karfreitagszauber" ("The Magic of Good Friday") and Final Scene from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (2) 608689
"Karfreitagszauber" ("The Magic of Good Friday") from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (52) 608688
"King Enzio", overture to Ernst Raupach's historic tragedy in 5 acts WWV 24A (2) 602993
Klingsor's Magic Garden" and "Blumenmädchenszene" ("Flower Maiden Scene") from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (7) 608692
"Lament of Amfortas" from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (2) 608695
"Lohengrin's Farewell" from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (2) 608700
"Lohengrin-Fantasy" from the opera of the same name by an unknown editor (20) 599626
March and Chorus in a version for orchestra from the opera "Tannhäuser" (1) 600219
"Mime hieß ein mürrischer Zwerg", Siegfried's Narrative and Death with Funeral March from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (7) 608712
"Morgendlich leuchtend in rosigem Schein", Walther's Prize song from act 3 of the opera "Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (60) 608744
"Nachtgesang" from the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (8) 608644
"O Sachs, mein Freund" ("O Sachs, my friend"), song of Eva from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608745
"O du mein holder Abendstern" from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (32) 608666
Overture and "Venusberg" from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (47) 608662
Overture to the opera "Tannhäuser and the Singers' Contest at Wartburg Castle" WWV 70 (237) 608661
Paraphrase of the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg"), arranged by Wilhelmj (3) 599839
"Parsifal-Paraphrase" for violin and orchestra by Wilhelmj (1) 599999
Pilgrims' Chorus from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (16) 608667
Pogner's speech from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (6) 608754
"Polonia", overture for orchestra in C major WWV 39 (7) 600116
"Prayer" from act 1 of the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (4) 608707
Prayer of Elisabeth from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (10) 608656
Prelude and Final Scene from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" in a version for orchestra (5) 597772
Prelude and "Liebestod" ("Love Death") from the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (141) 608654
"Prelude" and "Transformation Music" from the sacred festival music "Parsifal" WWV 111 (4) 608685
Prelude and act 1 from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (1) 608716
Prelude to act 1 from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (3) 608735
Prelude to act 1 of Bühnenweihfestspiel "Parsifal" WWV 111 (56) 608699
Prelude to act 1 of the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (403) 608751
Prelude to act 1 of the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (94) 608724
Prelude to act 1 of the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (17) 608655
Prelude to act 2 from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608759
Prelude to act 3 and Final Scene from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608750
Prelude to act 3 and "Wahnmonolog" ("Delusion Monologue") from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608755
Prelude to act 3 from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (32) 608710
Prelude to act 3 of the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (16) 608753
Prelude to act 3 of the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (6) 608669
Prelude to act 3 of the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (2) 608653
"Procession to the Cathedral" from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (13) 608705
Quintet from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (3) 608761
Quintet from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg"), adapted for string orchestra (2) 599872
"Ride of the Valkyries" from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (42) 608729
"Ride of the Valkyries" from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (Lessing-Fassung) (1) 660797
"Rienzi, the Last of the Tribunes", Great tragic opera in five acts WWV 49 (1) 601917
"Romerzählung" ("Rome Narrative") from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (8) 608659
"Rule Britannia", overture for orchestra WWV 42 (2) 606190
Scene 2 and Transition Music to act 1 from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") (1) 608719
Scene Elisabeth-Landgrave from the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (1) 608665
Scene Elisabeth-Tannhäuser-Wolfram from act 2 of the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (1) 608657
Scene of Wolfram and Pilgrims' Choirs from act 3 of the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (1) 608664
"Schmerzen" ("Sorrows"), No. 4 from "Wesendonck Lieder", orchestrated by Felix Mottl (32) 606157
"Schusterlied" ("Cobbler's Song") from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (1) 608746
"Selige Öde auf wonniger Höh" from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608675
Sequence of scenes from the opera "Tristan and Isolde" WWV 90 (1) 608647
"Siegfried Idyll", symphonic poem WWV 103 (175) 606198
"Siegfried's Death and Funeral Music" from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (78) 608725
"Siegfried's Rhine Journey" from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (82) 608722
Siegfried's "Schmiedelied" ("Forging Song") from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (11) 608682
Sieglinde's Novella from act 1 of the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (1) 608727
Song of Brünhilde from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (1) 608696
"Song of the Rhine Daughters" from the opera "Götterdämmerung" ("Twilight of the Gods") WWV 86D (7) 608718
"Song of the Rhine Daughters" from the opera "Rheingold" ("Rhine Gold") in a version for orchestra (1) 603702
Speech of King Heinrich from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 86D (6) 608702
Speech of Wolfram from act 2 of the opera "Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (13) 608663
Speech of the Landgrave from the opera"Tannhäuser" WWV 70 (3) 608660
"Stehe still", No. 2 from "Wesendonck Lieder", orchestrated by Felix Mottl (4) 606154
Symphony in C major WWV 29 (1) 606202
"Tanz der Lehrbuben aus" ("Dance of the apprentices") from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (10) 608747
"Transformation Music" and "Feast of the Holy Grail" from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (4) 608698
"Transformation Music" and "Lament of Amfortas" from the sacred festival drama "Parsifal" WWV 111 (1) 608694
"Träume" ("Dreams") from "Wesendonck-Lieder", adapted for violin and orchestra by Stasny (2) 599977
"Träume" ("Dreams"), No. 5 from" Wesendonck-Lieder" (38) 606158
Version for orchestra of "Tannhäuser's Pilgrimage" from the opera "Tannhäuser" (1) 603906
Vorspiel zum dritten Akt, Tanz der Lehrbuben, Aufzug der Meistersinger aus "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (86) 608748
"Wach auf" ("Wake up"), chorus from act 3 of the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg") WWV 96 (10) 608757
"Wahnmonolog" ("Delusion Monologue") of Hans Sachs from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" WWV 96 (26) 608763
Waldvogel-Szene (Forest Bird Scene) from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (2) 608677
"Waldweben" ("Forest Murmurs") from the opera "Siegfried" WWV 86C (26) 608671
"Walther's Preislied" from the opera "Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg" ("The Mastersingers of Nuremberg"), arranged for violine and orchestra by Wilhelmj (18) 599945
"Warning to Elsa" from the opera "Lohengrin" WWV 75 (1) 608706
"Wesendonck Lieder", 5 poems for female voice, orchestrated for alto voice and chamber orchestra by H. W. Henze (6) 606461
"Wesendonk Lieder", 5 songs for a female voice with piano, orchestrated by Felix Mottl (30) 605309
"Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond", Siegmund's love song from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (41) 608731
"Wotan's Farewell" and "Feuerzauber" ("Magic Fire Music") from the opera "Die Walküre" ("The Valkyrie") WWV 86B (62) 608728