BBC PROMS/WAGNER 200 Die Walküre

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BBC Proms presents a concert perfromance of Wagner's 'Die Walküre', the second in the four-opera 'Ring Cycle'. The Valkyrie of the title, Brünnhilde, disobeys her father, Wotan.

Staatskapelle Berlin under Daniel Barenboim.

Bryn Terfel bass-baritone (Wotan)

Eric Halfvarson bass (Hunding)

Simon O'Neill tenor (Siegmund)

Anja Kampe soprano (Sieglinde)

Nina Stemme soprano (Brünnhilde)

Ekaterina Gubanova mezzo-soprano (Fricka)

Sonja Mühleck soprano (Gerhilde)

Carola Höhn soprano (Ortlinde)

Ivonne Fuchs mezzo-soprano (Waltraute)

Anaïk Morel mezzo-soprano (Schwertleite)

Susan Foster soprano (Helmwige)

Leann Sandel-Pantaleo mezzo-soprano (Siegrune)

Anna Lapkovskaja mezzo-soprano (Grimgerde)

Simone Schröder mezzo-soprano (Rossweisse)

(Running time: five hours 5 mins. There are two intervals of 30 mins; sung in German.)

(Note: in the Royal College of Music at 3.15pm, a Proms Plus Intro event. Sara Mohr-Pietsch is joined by Elaine Padmore for an introduction to Die Walküre. Free.)

Event phone: 0845 401 5040
Event website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/prom