Thursday, June 7, 2012

Richard Wagner

Richard (Wilhelm) Wagner(1813-1883), German operatic composer, in Leipzig he had first composition lesson and composed sonatas and overtures, then entered Thomaskirche. Later he turned his attention to operas. He composed mainly dramatic operas: these operas are - Rienzi, Der Fliegende Hollander, Tannhauser, Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Lohengrin, Tristan und Isolde, Der Ring des Nibelungen(Das Rheingold, Siegfried, Die Walkure, Gotterdammerung), and Parsifal.

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