topic-pehst002046 News Coverage on Richard Wagner - CTNow
RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Richard Wagner

A collection of news and information related to Richard Wagner published by this site and its partners.

Top Richard Wagner Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Daniel Barenboim conducts Israeli-Arab orchestra for Pope

    Daniel Barenboim conducts Israeli-Arab orchestra for Pope
    Pope Benedict XVI attended a classical concert Wednesday that doubled as a political event in which the leader of the Catholic Church called for peace in the Middle East. Conductor Daniel Barenboim led members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, a group comprised of Israeli and Arab musicians.
  • 'Prometheus' seeks out classical music in deep space

    'Prometheus' seeks out classical music in deep space
    In space, no one can hear you scream — but everyone can hear the classical music loud and clear. Science-fiction movies have had a long affinity for classical music, and the relationship is a fascinating and complex one. In "Prometheus," Ridley...

    Israeli Holocaust museum changes exhibit featuring Pope Pius XII

    Israeli Holocaust museum changes exhibit featuring Pope Pius XII
    A Holocaust museum in Israel has slightly softened its rhetoric regarding the inaction of Pope Pius XII in the face of the deportation of Jews during World War II. Yad Vashem -- the cultural center for Holocaust studies in Jerusalem -- changed the wording...

    Volunteers strip naked for Spencer Tunick's 'Ring' cycle project

    Volunteers strip naked for Spencer Tunick's 'Ring' cycle project
    Hundreds of people stripped naked in a Munich, Germany, public square over the weekend for the latest installation by Spencer Tunick, the American photographer who specializes in assembling large numbers of naked bodies for his conceptual projects....

    Richard Wagner performance canceled in Israel amid dispute

    A planned performance of the music of Richard Wagner in Israel has been abruptly canceled following an apparent disagreement between the presenter and Tel Aviv University, which was supposed to host the event. The Israeli newspaper Haaretz reports the...