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Offline BachQ

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Wagner "die Walküre" prelude & first scene 1
« on: June 17, 2008, 02:58:39 PM »
Wagner "die Walküre" prelude in D Minor & first scene 1
<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/OGCHrztJwQ8" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/OGCHrztJwQ8</a>

This overture (prelude) is my favorite d minor passage by Wagner.  It's the cat's ass.


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Re: Wagner "die Walküre" prelude & first scene 1
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2008, 02:59:19 PM »
Die Walküre "The Walkyrie" "las Valkirias" Richard Wagner ACT 1
gary lakes - siegmund
jessye norman - sieglinde
kurt moll - hunding
hildegard behrens - brünnhilde
james morris - wotan
christa ludwig - fricka
metropolitan Opera Orchestra
james levine
1. Prelude (Vorspiel) (Act One)
2. Wes Herd dies auch sei (Act One, Scene One)
ACT I: As a storm rages, Siegmund the Wälsung, exhausted from pursuit by enemies in the forest, stumbles into an unfamiliar house for shelter. Sieglinde finds the stranger lying by the hearth, and the two feel an immediate attraction.

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Re: Wagner "die Walküre" prelude & first scene 1
« Reply #2 on: June 17, 2008, 03:56:20 PM »
Have you heard that one yet, Dm?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=7w17MamPY7A


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Re: Wagner "die Walküre" prelude & first scene 1
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2008, 03:42:59 AM »
Have you heard that one yet, Dm?

http://youtube.com/watch?v=7w17MamPY7A



Awesome, thanks.

Here it is reconfigured:

part 1<a href="http://youtube.com/v/7w17MamPY7A" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://youtube.com/v/7w17MamPY7A</a>

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Re: Wagner "die Walküre" prelude & first scene 1
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2008, 03:44:26 AM »
This overture (prelude) is my favorite d minor passage by Wagner.  It's the cat's ass.

Ditto!  Well, from what I've heard from Wagner so far.