Wagner’s Childhood in Leipzig

March 7, 2013 GW Administrator 0

World famous composer Richard Wagner was born on May 22, 1813 in Leipzig as the ninth child of the Wagner family. Although the family moved to Dresden only three years later, his influence has continued to shape […]

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Book Tip: Die deutsche Seele

June 4, 2012 GW Administrator 0

Spiegel-Bestseller:  „Die deutsche Seele“ von Thea Dorn und Richard Wagner Buchtipp von Eva-Maria Manz Sie haben sich mit dem Bundeskleingartengesetz und den deutschen Bier- und Wurstsorten beschäftigt, mit den Weimarer Verfassungstexten und den literarischen Werken […]

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Wagner’s influence on film music

June 20, 2010 GW Administrator 0

Underscoring Richard Wagner’s influence on film music You may not know his ‘Ring,’ but if you’ve seen ‘Lord of the Rings’ or ‘Star Wars’ you’ve entered his musical universe. June 17, 2010|By Jon Burlingame, Special […]