Richard Wagner was a German composer in the Romantic Era. Wagner pushed the limits of music, creating some of the largest scale and longest operas ever created.
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Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin
Shirley Verrett sings Isolde’s Liebestod in 1977
Leonard Bernstein conducting VPO in the ending of Die Walküre. Thomas Stewart is Wotan. From 1985.
Ride of the Valkyries – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by James Levine
The Ride of the Valkyries from Richard Wagner’s “Die Walkure” conducted by Bernard Haitink