Your favourite five acts

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Your favourite five acts

Post by TalkWagner » Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:53 pm

If we exclude Das Rheingold, and allow acts to include any prelude that gives 27 to choose from. I've also assumed nobody is going to choose something from the first 3 operas. You don't have to put them in order, but please, only 5. Feel free to explain your choices.
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Re: Your favourite five acts

Post by Van der Decken » Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:15 am

My top 5 acts are

Der fliegende Holländer, Act 1

Der fliegende Holländer, Act 2

Der fliegende Holländer, Act 3

After that?

Die Walküre, Act 3

and then perhaps Die Meistersinger, Act 3
"Pray heaven that soon a wife will keep faith with him!" Senta speaking of the Hollander.
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