Attention to Detail: The Classical Music Listening Guide

Musical SparkNotes: Wagner’s Ring Cycle (Intro)

July 29, 2020

Over the month of August, we'll be boiling down the massively influential (and long) operas of Wagner's Ring Cycle to their most important moments. In preparation for these ten upcoming episodes, we discuss the life and music of the controversial Richard Wagner, and go over what we'll be covering as we review his magnum opus, as well as what we'll leave out.