MP3 Download Die Walkure, Halle 2011
Following the acclaimed success of their 2009 performance of Gotterdammerung,
the Halle and conductor Sir Mark Elder return to Wagner's Ring for the second
instalment of the epic cycle - Die Walkure.
This concert performance, split over two days, was recorded at The Bridgewater
Hall in July, part of the 2011 Manchester International Festival.
The cast includes Egils Silins as Wotan, his performance praised by Tim Ashley
in The Guardian as intelligent, beautiful sounding, and intensely tragic, and
also stars experien