Other Links

Please find below links to Wagner related sites on the Internet. Other links are available from the options on the left.

The Wagnerian An excellent blog on all things Wagner, including commentary, photos and videos.


An in depth analysis of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung by Paul Heise, in which he explores the meaning of the four-part music drama, and its philosophical significance.

Wagner on YouTube YouTube has an extensive range of Wagner videos for your viewing pleasure.
The Wagner Experience A resource site on Der Ring des Nibelungen by the University of Texas.
Wagner in Performance - Ravens Reporting From the Wagner Society of NSW site you can download a comprehensive listing of Wagner performances around the world.

Richard Wagner - 1848 Revolutions

A biography on the classical musician - how he was affected by the 1848 Revolution in Germany.

Richard Wagner - Biography and Analysis

Comprehensive archive of this German composer. With detailed biography, samples of his writings and analysis of his works.

Wagner's Ring - A Tale Told in Music

Heath Lees vividly reveals the complex workings at the heart of Wagner’s Der Ring des Nibelungen.

The Ring and the Rings - Wagner vs Tolkien Alex Ross' New Yorker article reveals a "conspiracy of silence” theory that blames the Tolkien industry for hushing up the Wagner connection(s).
Tolkien and Wagner: The Ring and Der Ring Christopher MacLachlan's book analyses Tolkien's work from a Wagnerian point of view enabling consideration of it in a new way.
Wagner and Tolkien: Mythmakers Renée Vink's book book is about the two great mythmakers of their times, and about what they have in common despite everything that separates them.
Wagner Operas.com A general site devoted to the life and works of Richard Wagner.