Society events held in 1998


15 February 1pm: Talk by John Wegner: Karlsruhe Wotan, Adelaide's 1998 Wotan and fresh from Bayreuth   Goethe Institut
27 February 7pm: Tannhäuser theatre party  

Opera Theatre,

15 March

1pm: Video - Parsifal, Met Opera, with Waltraud Meier and Siegfried Jerusalem


Goethe Institut

8 April

SSO Concert: Richard Strauss and Wagner

  Concert Hall,

19 April

1pm: Antony Ernst: first of a series of lectures on The Ring - 'Das Rheingold and Wagner the man'


Goethe Institut

24 May

12pm for 12.30pm: Richard Wagner birthday luncheon

Guest of Honour: Bill Gillespie (Artistic Director, State Opera of South Australia)


Ritz Carlton Hotel

21 June

1pm: Antony Ernst: 'Die Walküre and Wagner's musical sources'


Goethe Institut

19 July



- Antony Ernst: 'Siegfried and Wagnerian voices - why are they different?'

  Goethe Institut
20 September 1pm: Antony Ernst'Götterdämmerung and some production difficulties in staging the Ring'   Goethe Institut
18 October

1pm: Video - Götterdämmerung

  Goethe Institut
15 November


- Video - 'The Ring for Television' (Chéreau production)

- Richard Wagner's Market

  Goethe Institut
13 December 2pm: Christmas Party   Goethe Institut