Off The Cuff: Wagner's Quest

Off The Cuff
Fri, Oct 6, 2017 8:15 PM
Sat, Oct 7, 2017 7:00 PM

Markus Stenz, Principal Guest Conductor

Wagner // Selections from Parsifal Listen Now

The elusive Holy Grail is a metaphor throughout history for desires beyond reach. In Parsifal, a young knight's quest is a heroic search for forgiveness and reconciliation. Join BSO Principal Guest Conductor Markus Stenz and explore the controversial composer’s dramatic quest. As Nietzsche described the piece, “Has Wagner ever written anything better?”