Wagner Ring Cycle – so called Kupfer Version at Bayreuth (German).
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Wagner Ring Cycle – so called Kupfer Version at Bayreuth (German).


Besser kann große Kunst zuhause nicht erfahren werden., Amazon Review 23. Juli 2012 Ich maße mir nicht an ein Kunst- oder gar Wagnerkritiker zu sein. Es geht um 7 hochwertige DVDs und ob diese Bayreuth und Wagner korrekt abbilden. Die Antwort ist, ja unbedingt. Die Neuauflage der Produktion bietet Breitwandformat und Surroundklang, so dass die … Continue reading

Richard Wagner from Scene to Scene utilizing C.G. Jung
Archetypes / C.G.Jung / Literature & Art / Music

Richard Wagner from Scene to Scene utilizing C.G. Jung


“Wagner’s Ring and Its Symbols” originally published 1984.  (English and German article). Applied in my article C.G Jung and Wagner – Rainy Götterdämmerung in Munich. I wanted to learn more about Wagner and bought therfore recently a used copy of the English musicologist Robert Donington. He provides an allegorical interpretation of the Wagners Ring Cycle according to the … Continue reading

C.G Jung and Wagner – Rainy Götterdämmerung in Munich.
Archetypes / Music

C.G Jung and Wagner – Rainy Götterdämmerung in Munich.


This is a very personal take on the opera cycle by Richard Wagner’s  “Ring” from a Jungian perspective, how the themes of the Ring, though universal, specifically apply to our lives today. Kent Nagano The Munich Opera Festival draws for over 130 years opera fans to Munich, and as one of the oldest international festival continues … Continue reading