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Tuesday May 27, 2014


The German Residence
1960 Jackson Street
San Francisco, California 94109
United States


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Richard Wagner Birthday Celebration

SAVE THE DATE!

The Society has been invited to celebrate Richard Wagner's Birthday at the beautiful German Residence of Consul General and Mrs. Peter Rothen.

Our special musical guest for this event is mezzo...



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Saturday June 28, 2014


JCC-SF 2nd Floor
3200 California Street
San Francisco, California 94118
United States


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Dan Sherman - The Legacy of Wagner on Record

“The Legacy of Wagner on Record”  The music of Richard Wagner has figured prominently in the music recording industry, offering many challenges to recording companies and to listeners. Dr....



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Saturday July 26, 2014


JCC-SF 2nd Floor
3200 California Street
San Francisco, California 94118
United States


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The Agony and the Ecstasy - Tannhäuser's Journey to Albania

Tenor Roy Stevens and Stage Director Daniel Helfgott worked long and hard to bring the first-ever performance of Wagner's Tannhäuser to the stage in Tirane, Albania. There were times when they feared the project might not come to...



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Saturday September 13, 2014


JCC-SF
3200 California Street
San Francisco, California 94118
United States

Featured Speaker - Desiree Mays

Desiree Mays returns to San Francisco and the Wagner Society of Northern California - we will post her subject soon.

 

Program begins at 1:00 p.m.     Free to members, non-members $10

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Saturday October 25, 2014


JCC-SF 2nd Floor
3200 California Street
San Francisco, California 94118
United States


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Professor Marjorie Wade - The Geneology of Parsifal

In a recent e-mail exchange with Professor Wade regarding the Covent Garden HD's of Parsifal, the family tree of Parsifal came up. It seems Professor Wade had just finished teaching courses on medieval studies and Parsifal at California State...



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Saturday November 8, 2014


JCC-SF 2nd Floor
3200 California Street
San Francisco, California 94118
United States


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Dr. Evan Baker - The "Rube Goldberg" Effect in Wagner Productions

Musicologist Dr. Evan Baker returns with a talk about all the things that can and do happen on stage and behind the scenes throughout the history of Wagner productions on stage. Always interesting, Dr. Baker will present a multi-media...



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Sunday December 14, 2014


Marines Memorial Club and Hotel - Crystal Lounge
609 Sutter Street
San Francisco, California 94102
United States


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SAVE THE DATE - 2014 Cosima Wagner Birthday

At the end of each year the Society gathers to celebrate. This seasonal party has been dubbed the Cosima Wagner Birthday Party.

We will be celebrating with a luncheon at the Marines Memorial Club and Hotel.  Mark your calendars now so...



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