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Wagner's Ring Cycle in Leipzig

14 Jan — 20 Jan 2020 | Tour Director: Alberto Massimo

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Tour Director

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Alberto Massimo,

BMus, DMus

is Musical Director of the Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra

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Itinerary

Day

1

Depart London Heathrow 1000, arriving Berlin 1255. Transfer to Seaside Park Hotel, Leipzig, for six nights. Welcome and introduction.

Day

2

Morning lecture followed by orientation walking tour of Leipzig. Free afternoon. Early evening performance at Leipzig Opera House: Das Rheingold.

Day

3

Morning lecture followed by visit to the Bach-Archiv (the world’s pre-eminent centre of Bach scholarship). Free afternoon. Early evening performance at Leipzig Opera House: Die Walküre.

Day

4

Whole day excursion to Dresden, including visit to the Frauenkirche, guided tour of the Semperoper (subject to confirmation) and free time for exploration. Free evening.

Day

5

Morning lecture followed by visit to Mendelssohn House Museum with piano recital by Tour Director. Free afternoon. Early evening performance at Leipzig Opera House: Siegfried.

Day

6

Morning lecture followed by visit to the Alte Nikolaischule (exhibition on the young Wagner). Free afternoon. Early evening performance at Leipzig Opera House: Götterdämmerung.

Day

7

Transfer to Berlin for 1240 departure, arriving Heathrow 1345.

Tour Dates

14 Jan — 20 Jan 2020

Days

7

Cost

£2695

Tour Code

WRLP-20

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PRACTICALITIES

This tour will be taken at a relaxed pace with free time to relax around the performances. Participants should be comfortable undertaking short walking tours in Leipzig and Dresden, sometimes involving cobbles and uneven surfaces.

Cost of £2695 includes: return airfare, accommodation based on sharing a twin or double bedded room, performances as described, breakfast, four lunches, three opera plates, two dinners with water & coffee, excursions & admissions, gratuities.

Not included: travel insurance, single room supplement £165.

Own flight reduction: £140.

 
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