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Act 2

Katie Derham presents Act 2 of Wagner's Siegfried - the third part of the Ring Cycle - in a performance given at the Bastille Opera in Paris. With Torsten Kerl as Siegfried.

Katie Derham presents Act 2 of Wagner's Siegfried - the third part of the Ring Cycle - recorded live at the Bastille Opera in Paris.
Siegfried blows a magical horn wihich brings Fafner out of his cave. They fight, and Siegfried stabs Fafner in the heart with his sword. Siegfried has still not learned the meaning of fear. Followed from 3.25 by a rarity from Switzerland.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Wagner - Siegfried [Part 3 of 'Der Ring des Nibelungen']

    Conductor: Philipp JORDAN Performer: Torsten KERL(Tenor) Performer: Wolfgang ABLINGER-SPERRHACKE(Bass) Performer: Juha UUSITALO(Baritone) Performer: Peter SIDHOM(Baritone) Performer: Stephen MILLING(Bass) Performer: Elena Tsallagova(Main Artist) Performer: Qiu Lin Zhang(Main Artist) Performer: Katrina Dalayman(Main Artist) Performer: Paris Opera Orchestra

  • Robert Schumann

    Waldscenen Op.82 for piano

    Performer: Andreas STAIER(Piano)

  • Othmar Schoeck

    Concerto in B flat major Op.21 (Quasi una fantasia) for violin and orchestra

    Conductor: Heinz HOLLIGER Performer: Hanna WEINMEISTER(Violin) Performer: Italian Swiss Orchestra

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