Wagner: Parsifal (Roma, 20-21/11/1950)

Wagner: Parsifal (Roma, 20-21/11/1950)

Maria Callas

Richard Wagner

Available as CD

Maria Callas Remastered

In her early years as a dramatic soprano, Callas sang three Wagner roles: Isolde, Brünnhilde (Die Walküre) and Kundry in Parsifal. This performance of Wagner’s final opera, recorded for Italian state radio late in 1950, became her farewell to the composer.