Wagner’s The Ring Without Words
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Thursday, October 3, 2013 – 6:30pm
Jack Singer Concert Hall
Roberto Minczuk, Conductor
Katherine Duncan, Host
||The Ring Without Words (Abridged)|
Wagner’s epic cycle of Norse Saga-themed operas takes four days to perform in full. Hear all the best bits condensed without words in one hour, including the dramatic Ride of the Valkyries, which fuelled the unforgettable helicopter sequence in Apocalypse Now.
NEW! “Tweet Seats” @ Rush Hour
The CPO introduces “Tweet Seats”, a special section in Upper Circle Centre of the Jack Singer Concert Hall designated for live tweeting during this week’s Rush Hour concert, Wagner’s The Ring Without Words.
To join in, purchase your “Tweet Seats” and follow the CPO’s Twitter account @CalgaryPhil for tips on key things to listen to during the concert. You can also tweet questions and comments back to the Orchestra’s account at #CPORUSH.