List of works for the stage by Richard Wagner

Front page of the Dresden score of Wagner's 1845 opera Tannhäuser
Richard Wagner in Paris, 1860

Richard Wagner's works for the stage, representing more than 50 years of creative life, comprise his 13 completed operas and a similar number of failed or abandoned projects.

- List of works for the stage by Richard Wagner

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Dramatic soprano

Type of operatic soprano with a powerful, rich, emotive voice that can sing over, or cut through, a full orchestra.

La Scala of Milan

Wagnerian sopranos usually play mythic heroines.

George Alexander Albrecht

German conductor and composer, who also worked as a musicologist and academic teacher.

Staatsoper Hannover

A prolific composer at a young age, he was Generalmusikdirektor (GMD) of the Staatsoper Hannover from 1965 for 30 years, where he led not only the major operas by Mozart and stageworks by Wagner, but contemporary composers, such as Aribert Reimann's Troades in 1987.

Conrad Thibault

American baritone vocalist who frequently appeared on radio, recordings, and concert tours.

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Thibault's repertoire was varied, including baroque arias, spirituals, Wagnerian opera, art songs, Broadway tunes, and patriotic songs.