Society events held in 1982


28 February  2pm: Recording of Rienzi   Concordia Club, Stanmore
15 March 

6pm: ‘How Wagner’s affair with Mathilde Wesendonck influenced the musical development of Tristan und Isolde, by Werner Baer MBE


AMP Theatrette, Circular Quay

28 March 

2pm: Recording of Tristan und Isolde (von Karajan)


Concordia Club

2 May

2pm: Recording of Meistersinger (Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau under Eugen Jochum)

  Concordia Club

21 May

7pm: Annual General Meeting

8pm for 8.30pm: Annual ‘Wagner’s birthday’ Dinner

Guest of Honour: Patrick Veitch, General Manager, AO


Sebel Town House, Elizabeth Bay


Sebel Town House


30 May

1.30pm: Recordings:
- Deryck Cooke’s ‘Introduction to the Ring’
- Highlights of the Ring under von Karajan


Concordia Club

27 June

2pm: Recording of Das Rheingold (Boulez)


Concordia Club

25 July

1pm: Recording of Die Walküre (Boulez)

  Concordia Club

5 August

6pm: Theatre party to Tristan und Isolde


Concert Hall, SOH

7 August

4.30pm: Theatre party to Tristan und Isolde

  Concert Hall, SOH

22 August

8pm: Recital by Robert Gard and accompanist John Champ, hosted by the Society in collaboration with the South Pacific Liszt Society.


Sydney Conservatorium of Music

19 September

1pm: Recording of Götterdämmerung (Boulez)

  Concordia Club

27 September

6.30pm: Lecture on ‘Wagner and the Greeks’ by Professor Michael Ewans


Small Hall,
Sydney Conservatorium of Music

24 October

1pm: Recording of Parsifal (von Karajan)

  Concordia Club

4 November

2pm: Recordings by von Karajan:

  Concordia Club