Happy 201st Birthday, Richard Wagner!

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Weegee, [Metropolitan Opera’s female chorus rehearsing their parts for Wagner’s Lohengrin, New York], 1944 (153.1982)

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Weegee, Metropolitan Opera House Rehearsel, 1944 (126.1982)

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PM Daily, November 26, 1944, Metropolitan Opera’s male chorus rehearse their parts for Wagner’s Lohengrin. They will appear as Knights, New York.

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Alfred Eisenstaedt, Peter Hoffmann, Wagerian tenor, outside Stuttgart Opera House, 1980

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Alfred Eisenstaedt, Arturo Toscanini, conductor, talking to Wieland Wagner, grandson of Richard Wagner, Bayreuth, 1933

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Chim, [Arturo Toscanini playing piano in his home. In the library case on a side are the death masks of Beethoven, Wagner and Verdi. Milan, Italy.], 1954

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One Response to Happy 201st Birthday, Richard Wagner!

  1. To view the recently discovered daguerreotype of Richard Wagner, visit http://www.kaplancollection.com.

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