Welcome to the Wagner Society of New York
information about the Society (celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2012 and the
largest in this continent), upcoming events, membership, excerpts from our
bimonthly publication Wagner Notes, our extensive catalogue of
Wagner-related books (with member discounts), and links to many other Wagner
organizations and institutions, please click on the buttons. A secure online
form is available for membership and some events.
MEMBERSHIP: Join WSNY now: be au courant with the world of Wagner! Membership year: Sept. 2013–Aug. 2014.
March 19 (Wed.), 7:30 p.m.: "SimonO'Neill: A Portrait in Real-Time, with musical excerpts performed by Mr. O'Neill." A benefit for the Singers Fund of the Wagner Society of New York. Host: Scott Carlton, Chairman, Singers Committee. At the Liederkranz Foundation, 6 East 87th St., New York. Go to Events for further information, or click here for secure online form to make reservations and to support the Singers Fund, which gives grants to promising young Wagnerian singers
To be announced.
May 17 & 18 (Sat. & Sun.): Two-day Ring Marathon! Two operas each day with two different Scandinavian productions (catered lunches included).
Wagner in the U.S. and Canada: 2013-2014
Click here for a comprehensive list of performances (and performers, if known) of Wagner operas on these shores. The list will be updated as new information is received. You don't have to go abroad to hear and see great performances.
has been added:
Maestro Vladimir Jurowski (conductor of Die Frau ohne Schatten at the Met in Nov. 2013) was a speaker at the Nov. 24 WSNY Seminar. Highlights of his talk are now available. Click on YouTube button at left or go to YouTube
Wagner Societies received no allocations in 2012, 2013, or 2014: a decision of the German federal government. However, we have obtained some tickets and are able to fill requests. For WSNY 2014 Bayreuth Ticket Policies: click here.
For background: click here for a summary in the June 2012 issue of Wagner Notes. Go to the Special Topics page for an extended article in the February 2012 issue of Wagner Notes.
Wagner Society of New York
P.O. Box 230949, Ansonia StationNew York, NY 10023-0949
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