Random Youtube Comment Of The Month To A Wagner Video

Written By The Wagnerian on Thursday, 25 April 2013 | 4:40:00 am

First, and most likely last, in a new series. While comparing versions of "Heil dir, Sonne!" (which one must admit separates the Walkures from the true Brünnhildes and remains the great stumbling block of many who have attempted it) one came across Anne Evans' performance under Barenboim at Bayreuth. While quickly scanning the comments, came across the following and felt it worth sharing:

"Considering she has been in a coma for 18yrs, I think she came out of it fine." Fredo1070

By the way, if you have not bought the Kupfer Ring on DVD you really should. Or at least rent it. If only Wagner 200 in London were to show this rather than the Chéreau. As interesting as that might be