Wagner The Flying Dutchman

London Lyric Opera

27 November 2008 / 19:00

£15 / 22 / 27.50 / 32.50 / 38 / 45 / 55

subject to availability
 sold out

Wagner Der fliegende Holländer

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Lionel Friend
Gweneth-Ann Jeffers Senta
James Hancock Holländer
Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts Erik
Karl Huml Daland
Anne-Marie Owens Mary
Richard Roberts Steuermann
Philharmonia Chorus

Concert Performance

Sung in German with English Surtitles

London Lyric Opera is proud to present a concert performance of Der fliegende Holländer by Richard Wagner featuring the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the Philharmonia Chorus conducted by Lionel Friend. This is a rare opportunity to hear a performance of Richard Wagner's first masterpiece. Conducted by one of the UK's most distinguished Wagnerians.

"In its majestic but lyrical sweep, its text-responsive handling of texture, not to mention its exemplary pacing and structural grasp, Friend's is one of the best-conducted performances of Götterdämmerung to come my way for a long time."
Barry Millington: OPERA - February 2004

Pre-concert talk 6pm
given by Dr Paul Dawson-Bowling
Fountain Room
Please arrive early to avoid disappointment.

Sponsored by Wardour

Promoted by London Lyric Opera Ltd

Other links:
Lionel Friend
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Philharmonia Chorus
Gordan Dadds
The Ashton Partnership
The Wagner Journal
The Tait Memorial Trust
Henkell Brothers


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