Böhm was widely admired for his skillful balance and blend of sound, his feeling for a stable tempo and his sense of dramatic tension.
Tag: Richard Wagner
Kick back and relax for three hours and a half: Here comes Wagner’s Lohengrin, conducted by Christian Thielemann at the Semperoper in Dresden.
This was a sight to chill a seaman’s heart: the Flying Dutchman, speeding before her own ghost wind and crewed by a company of the dead. She augured death to those who spied her.