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28 Jul 2013, Royal Albert Hall
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Proms 2013 Prom 20: Wagner – Götterdämmerung

Prom 20: Wagner – Götterdämmerung
Prom 20: Wagner – Götterdämmerung
16:30 Sun 28 Jul 2013 Royal Albert Hall
Daniel Barenboim’s survey of The Ring of the Nibelung with the Staatskapelle Berlin concludes with betrayal, revenge, immolation and the return of the stolen gold to the waters of the Rhine. Nina Stemme sings the role of Brünnhilde, while Mikhail Petrenko is the vengeful Hagen.
Daniel Barenboim’s survey of The Ring of the Nibelung with the Staatskapelle Berlin concludes with betrayal, revenge, immolation and the return of the stolen gold to the waters of the Rhine. Nina Stemme sings the role of Brünnhilde, while Mikhail Petrenko is the vengeful Hagen.

Programme

      • Götterdämmerung(259 mins)(concert performance; sung in German)

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Daniel Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin conclude the Proms Ring cycle with Götterdämmerung – unleashing the final chain of betrayals that culminates in the destruction of the gods. Andreas Schager is the tragic hero Siegfried, Nina Stemme the fallen valkyrie, Brünnhilde, while Mikhail Petrenko sings Hagen, born to hatred and despair.

There will be two intervals of 30 minutes

Download a guide to Götterdämmerung, featuring John Tomlinson, Susan Bullock, Sarah Lenton, John Deathridge and Mark Berry.

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