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Die Walküre

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By 28 December 2020

From the beginning of the prelude, a storm rumbles, followed by an emotional tempest that continues to rage until Wotan bids a heart‑rending farewell to his daughter Brünnhilde. Although in Die Walküre passion is omnipresent, stronger than hatred, jealousy and divine authority, love is always ultimately smothered. In a flow of images as poetic as they are subversive, pitting Sigmund and Sieglinde against the malevolent Hunding and Fricka against her husband Wotan, Wagner portrays characters of rare psychological depth: beings who, lost in their torments and the impossibility of reaching their aims, await one who will embody a better future.    

Cast

LA WALKYRIE
Première journée en trois actes
SIEGMUND : Stuart Skelton
HUNDING : Günther Groissböck
WOTAN : Iain Paterson
SIEGLINDE : Lise Davidsen
BRÜNNHILDE: Martina Serafin
FRICKA : Ekaterina Gubanova
GERHILDE : Sonja Šarić
ORTLINDE : Anna Gabler
WALTRAUTE : Ricarda Merbeth
SCHWERTLEITE: Katharina Magiera
HELMWIGE : Regine Hangler
SIEGRUNE: Julia Rutigliano
GRIMGERDE : Noa Beinart
ROSSWEISSE : Marie-Luise Dressen

  Avec L’Orchestre de l’Opéra national de Paris dirigé par Philippe Jordan  


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