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  • Barry Millington


Romantische Oper in three acts by Richard Wagner (seeWagner family, (1) ) to his own libretto; Weimar, Grossherzogliches Hoftheater, 28 August 1850.

Wagner’s acquaintance with the Lohengrin legend dates back to the winter of 1841–2, when he encountered it in the form of a synopsis and commentary in the annual proceedings of the Königsberg Germanic Society. In the summer of ...

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