Ring Cycle

The Mariinsky 'Ring' cycle in Birmingham
The Birmingham Hippodrome will host Wagner's great four-opera epic in November 2014
Götterdämmerung (BBC Proms)
The Proms' first ever staging of the entire Ring Cycle came to a dramatic climax on Sunday at the Royal Albert Hall
Siegfried (BBC Proms)
For some people, Siegfried is the weakest or least attractive part of The Ring and it's difficult to know why. Certainly, there are troublesome aspects, such as the unsavoury ...
Die Walkure (BBC Proms)
The dear old Royal Albert Hall is unlikely to be anyone's favourite venue for a five-hour opera at the height of a heatwave suffering, as it does, from extraordinarily inconsistent acoustics ...
Das Rheingold (BBC Proms)
On the hottest day of the year a packed Royal Albert Hall sweltered in the heat as Proms' history was made when maestro Daniel Barenboim raised his baton to usher in the sonorous E flat on the ...