Requires around five hours to perform
Cobbler; bass, in this Richard Wagner opera, "Die Meistersinger von NÃ¼rnburg"
A young Franconian knight, tenor
Apprentice to Hans Sachs, tenor
Pogner's daughter, soprano
Eva's nurse, mezzo-soprano
Wahn! Wahn! Ãœberall Wahn!, from Act 3 of Wagner opera
(1868) The original story was conceived by Wagner. Distinguished from the bulk of Wagner's work as a departure due to his use of ryhmed verse, arias, choruses, and a quintet. Another feature that marks it as a quirk in Wagner's oeuvre: it contains a ballet.